balboa island improvement association

improving the island since 1918

about biia - visit and see what we are about and who our leaders are... see the links below...

RENTALS - Whether your renting, buying, or just staying a day or two... see the links below...

Destinations - Here are just some of the greater destinations on the island... see the links below...

Shop & Dine - Activities are in abundance here on the island. Learn more about us by selecting from the links below...

about balboa island - Activities are in abundance here on the island. Learn more about us by selecting from the links below...

Maps and travel - balboa island -whether your flying, driving, or walking, here are the maps that can get you there...

Events - balboa island - Has Several Annual Celebrations - Make sure you catch one of these...

Find out more about the BIIA or read our Bi-Monthly Newsletter to See Whats Happening... See links below...

Welcome to Balboa Island, CA

This is the Balboa Island Improvement Associations Guide to Balboa Island in Newport Beach on the west coast of California. Offering listings of accommodation, activities, festivals, maps, travel informatimore. Stop by and stay a whon and ile, and see why many refer to this beautiful island as "The Host of the Coast".


Welcome To Balboa Island IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION WEBSITE (2012 Parade Highlights)

For quick answers, special events, or offers. This site includes Balboa Island the jewel of Newport Harbor in Newport Beach on the west coast of California. This area is steeped in history, and has produced or attracted a rich array of famous people and fascinating characters. Use the navigation at the top to find out more about Balboa Island's attractions, activities, and accommodations.

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Welcome to Balboa Island :

History of Balboa Island - Come see what made this historic island great.

About The balboa island improvement association

In 1918 the Balboa Island Improvement Association was started (and is still going strong). The BIIA was a strong motivating force in working with the City on bulkhead repair, ferry service, a sewer system, water, gas, electricity, paved streets and sidewalks, and street lighting.

current NEWS AND eventS

The Best Kept Secret In Shopping!

Are you looking for a inexpensive, yet thoroughly enriching experience? Why not venture down to Marine Ave. or Agate Ave. (by the ferry), that have a charming collection of Cape Cod-style picturesque gift shops, galleries and restaurants. The island features over 100 retailers that offer exclusive Island products and apparel.

Wine & Dine

Located in the middle of Newport Harbor, Balboa Island offers cafes, fine dining, snack shops, a full bar pub with entertainment, and some of the finest cuisine in the world. So if you are looking for international cuisine, or just Americana - Balboa Island is the place.

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What's Happening next

9-Jan 2014

Board Meeting 7:00 PM Board Meeting, Location TBA
8-Feb 2014 Pancake Breakfast (Awards) 8:00 - 10:00 AM

Come and enjoy a tradition of syrup, Pancake Breakfastsalutations, and serenity with the Islands Traditional Pancake Breakfast. Here the Parade Awards are handed out.

Last Year's Highlights Here

20 - Feb 2014

General Membership 7:00 PM Conference Facility at Beek Park

10-Mar 2014

Tickets 9:00 PM

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13-Mar 2014

Board Meeting 7:00 PM Location TBA

17-Apr 2014

Board Meeting 7:00 PM Location TBA

15-May 2014

Board Meeting 7:00 PM Location TBA
17-May 2014 Balboa Island Art Walk 9-5 am

This year's event will feature over 90 artists exhibiting original oil paintings, acrylics, watercolors, glass, ceramic, sculpture, jewelry and photography along the South Bayfront of Balboa Island.

The Balboa Island Artwalk is the premier showcase for talented local artists and marks the start of the Island's summer season. Celebrating its sixteenth anniversary, the Artwalk will take place on Sunday, May 20th, from 9am to 5pm along the South Bayfront Promenade of Balboa Island. Admission is free.

Details Here

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Events on The Island

Balboa has several festivals and events throughout the season and 2012 is no exception. Hotels and pubs provide music and entertainment in high season and at weekends. Visit the Event Directory. This list shows some of the events taking place this summer; more will be added as they are announced and full details will be published as soon as they become available. It is advisable to check local papers and tourist offices to ensure you don't miss any of the local events...