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Laguna Beach and The Pageant of the Masters


SLV’s annual summer tour to Southern California’s Premiere Events


One of the world’s most unique festivals, The Pageant of the Masters captivates and entertains audiences with a show hard to explain. Celebrating its 87th year of production, experience well-known paintings and sculpture as they come to life in a live two hour performance accompanied by a full orchestra. Words fail to describe it. You have to see it to believe it!

  • Excellently located reserved loge seating in outdoor amphitheatre
  • Behind-the-scenes presentation about the workings of the pageant
  • Champagne brunch while cruising beautiful Newport Harbor
  • Morning visit to Balboa, a popular 19th century vacation destination 
  • Dinner at Terra Restaurant overlooks the Festival of Arts



Daily Itinerary

Day 1

The tour begins with a morning flight to sunny Southern California. Soon after arrival, you’ll be off on a Hornblower Yacht for a private champagne brunch and narrated cruise on beautiful and blue Newport Harbor. Following brunch, a short ride takes us to our hotel in Newport for a two night stay. With full-service amenities and variety of shops and restaurants within walking distance, the Marriott provides a convenient location and pleasant stay. Please note that despite the name, the hotel is not on or within walking distance to the beach. Marriott Newport Beach Hotel & Spa – 2 nights (BR)

Day 2

Begin the day with a late morning departure for Balboa Island to explore and enjoy this popular vacation destination. Dating back to 1825, a short tour will provide its history from sand bar to present day mecca for those who love the ocean and beach. Mid-afternoon we depart for Laguna Beach and evening at the Pageant of the Masters. The activities begin with a docent tour of the Festival of Arts, included dinner at Terra Restaurant, followed by the Pageant which begins at 8:30pm. With reserved seating in the loge of the outdoor amphitheater, the theme of the 87th Presentation is “Made in America” and is sure to be a memorable and moving experience. (D)

Day 3

Return to the festival grounds in Laguna Beach this morning for presentation by a representative from the pageant providing insight, explanations, and answers to any questions about the show you enjoyed last evening. Lunch is included before an afternoon flight home to Sacramento. (L)

Daily Itinerary Meal Legend
CBContinental Breakfast
BGenerally a limited buffet or menu
FBFull buffet or choice of menu
BRBrunch, often buffet-style
LLunch, often several menu options
HT or ATHigh or Afternoon Tea
DDinner, often several menu options


Sunday, July 18, 2021 to Tuesday, July 20, 2021

3 Days, 3 Meals

1 brunch, 1 lunch, 1 dinner

Sunday, August 22, 2021 to Tuesday, August 24, 2021

3 Days, 3 Meals

1 brunch, 1 lunch, 1 dinner


Final itinerary and pricing for 2021 will be available late fall (after November 1st)

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