Speak Up Newport to hold Mayor’s Dinner

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Courtesy of Speak Up Newport

Save the Date for the 37th Annual Mayor’s Dinner on Friday, Feb. 2 beginning at 6 p.m. with a no-host reception followed by dinner and the program starting at 7 p.m. It will be held at the Newport Beach Marriott Hotel and Spa.

Presented by Speak Up Newport, the evening will feature Newport Beach Mayor Marshall “Duffy” Duffield delivering the 2018 State of the City Address, along with all past Newport Beach mayors being recognized. Peter Buffa will serve as master of Ceremonies.

Mayor Duffield was a Newport Beach Harbor Commissioner for 10 years (2002-2012) and was elected to the City Council in 2014 as the District 3 representative. He was appointed Mayor Pro Tem in 2016 and selected as Mayor in December 2017.

Tickets are $85 per person; Underwriter’s Tables of 10 are $1,200. Please RSVP by Friday, Jan. 26.

For more information call 949.224.2266 and visit the website at to reserve your seat.

Newport Beach Marriott Hotel and Spa is located at 900 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach.

Speak Up Newport (SUN) is a non-profit, non-partisan citizens group organized to promote the common good and general welfare of the Newport Beach community.  Founded in 1979, SUN meets monthly, presenting a public forum to hear topics of interest to the local community.