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Memorial Day Fun at the Newport Dunes

Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort is pleased to present a Memorial Day weekend filled with family friendly activities and special events Friday, May 24 through Monday, May 27, 2019. From kids to adults, country music fans to watersports enthusiasts, all will find the perfect way to kick off the summer at Newport Dunes.

Newport Dunes Watersports Memorial Day

Newport Dunes Water Park

On Friday, May 24, Newport Dunes will open their beachfront Inflatable Water Park to the public seasonally through Labor Day weekend. Four new oversized inflatables will be joining the resort’s impressive collection, making the water park even bigger and better than last year. Additions include a 15-foot climbing mountain with three attached slides, Ninja steps and a walkway leading to the inflatables.


This is added to the lineup of favorite water activities which includes brand new kayaks and two-person pedal boats, stand up paddleboards and electric Duffy boats available for rent. Newport Dunes Water Park will also offer new, comfort-fitting and quick-drying, Super Soft life vests for kids.

For the ultimate Bucket List experience, extend the waterfront fun into the evening with Newport Dunes Water Park’s Radiant Ride. Tour the calm waters of the back bay after sunset on an illuminated stand up paddleboard or pedal boat to set the water beneath aglow. For more information about Newport Dunes Water Park and pricing, visit

Liquid Run

On Saturday, May 25 through Monday, May 27, get amped for the annual Liquid Run taking place each day from 9 a.m.–6 p.m. Set in Newport Dunes’ waveless bay, the largest inflatable obstacle course fun run features more than 50 obstacles to traverse atop clean, clear water.

Between runs, enjoy music, a free Play Zone, food trucks, a Liquid Libations lounge and more. Standard tickets are $69 and VIP tickets offering unlimited runs are $99. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit


Nashville meets Newport on Sunday, May 26 with Boots on the Beach: Memorial Day Memories from 6:30–10 p.m along the picturesque waterfront of Newport Dunes. Dust off your cowboy boots and experience the best in country music with live performances by Garth Live—A Garth Brooks Tribute, Neon Circus—A Brooks and Dunn Tribute and special guests, plus Host and DJ for the evening, Pepper.

Enjoy full bar service, food truck concessions and country vendors available throughout the festival. No outside alcohol or food is permitted. All ages are welcome and early bird tickets start at $20 for general admission and $60 for VIP admission. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit

Glamping at the Newport Dunes

For those looking to relax this holiday weekend, enjoy private beachside cabanas between dips in the waveless waters of the gorgeous Upper Newport Bay. Experience luxury RVs and beachside cottages available for rent for the ultimate summer glamping experience, and indulge in award-winning American cuisine at Newport Dunes’ waterfront restaurant, Back Bay Bistro.

For more information on events and amenities at Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort visit

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