Photo by John Horn
Photo by John Horn

Southeast Lighted Boat Parades 2014

Gather your family and friends, grab the hot chocolate and brush up on your favorite holiday song. A lighted boat parade is coming to a town near you. Join in the fun!

MARYLAND

December 6
Baltimore Parade of Lighted Boats – 6:00 p.m.
www.fpyc.net/

Solomons Island Boat Light Parade – 6:15 p.m.
www.solomonsmaryland.com/solomons-christmas-walk.html

December 13
2014 Eastport Yacht Club Lights Parade – 6:00 p.m.
www.eastportyc.org/index.php/welcome-parade-lights

VIRGINIA

December 6
Lighted Boat Parade in Colonial Beach – 5:00 p.m.
www.colonial-beach-virginia-attractions.com/lighted-boat-parade.html

26th Annual Downtown Hampton Lighted Boat Parade – 7:00 p.m.
www.virginia.org/Listings/Events/AnnualLightedBoatParade/

Yorktown Lighted Boat Parade – 7:00 p.m.
www.visityorktown.org/

The Alexandria Holiday Boat Parade of Lights – 5:00 p.m.
http://dc.about.com/od/christmasevents/a/AlexHolBoatPara.htm

The 2014 Flotilla For Toys Boat Parade of Lights – 7:00 p.m.
vadarecruises.com/flotilla/

December 13
22nd Annual James River Parade of Lights – dusk
www.jrac-va.org/events/parade/default.asp

Winter Park Boat Parade – 6:30 p.m.
www.polasek.org/events-classes/winter-park-boat-parade/

NORTH CAROLINA

November 29
31st Annual North Carolina Holiday Flotilla Wrightsville Beach – 6:00 p.m.
www.ncholidayflotilla.org/boat-parade/

December 6
Crystal Coast Christmas Flotilla – 5:30 p.m.
maritimefriends.homestead.com/~local/~Preview/Crystal-Coast-Christmas-Flotilla-Friends-NC-Maritime-Museum.html

Island of Lights Christmas Flotilla – 6:00 p.m.
www.islandoflights.org/flotilla.html

30th Annual Coastal Christmas Flotilla – 5:30 p.m.
www.visitnewbern.com/event_details.php?2174

Washington Christmas Flotilla – 6:00 PM
www.lasr.net/travel/city.php?Annual+Christmas+Flotilla+Celebration&TravelTo=NC0101010&VE=Y&Event_ID=NC0101010e008

December 13
Southport Christmas Flotilla – 7:00 p.m.

Colington Yacht Club Holiday Boat Parade – 5:00 p.m
www.colingtonyachtclub.com/cyc-events/events.htm

The Spirit of Christmas – Oriental – dusk
oriental.insiderinfo.us/annual-events/december/the-spirit-of-christmas/profile

SOUTH CAROLINA

November 29
30th Annual Intracoastal Christmas – 5:00 p.m.
christmasregatta.com/

December 6
Charleston Parade of Boats – 5:00 p.m.
www.charlestonlowcountry.com/specialpages/parade_of_boats.html

Light Up the Night – 5:00 p.m.
www.downtownbeaufort.com/night-on-the-town

GEORGIA

November 29
Savannah Harbor Foundation Boat Parade of Lights – 6:00 p.m.
www.savannahharborfoundation.com/boat-parade-of-lights.html

FLORIDA

November 29
Jacksonville Light Parade – 7:00 p.m.

December 6
38th Annual Holiday Boat Parade in Boca Raton – 6:30
www.ci.boca-raton.fl.us/pages/event-category/holiday-events-parades-fireworks

26th Annual Fort Myers Beach Christmas Boat Parade – 6:00 p.m.
http://chamber.fortmyersbeach.org/events/details/26th-annual-fort-myers-beach-christmas-boat-parade-3587

New Smyrna Beach Christmas and Boat Parade – Dusk
fl-newsmyrnabeach2.civicplus.com/Calendar.aspx?EID=1426&day=6&month=12&year=2014&calType=0

December 13
28th Panama City Boat Parade of Lights –  4-10 p.m.
www.pcboatparade.com/

Bonita Springs Christmas Boat Parade – 5:00 p.m.

Boot Key Harbor Lighted Christmas Parade – 5:00 p.m.

17th Annual Bradenton Yacht Club Holiday Boat Parade – 6:30 p.m.

www.bradentonyachtclub.com/Club-Events/December-Special-Events.aspx

Captiva Lighted Boat Parade – 6:00 p.m.
captivaholidayvillage.com/events-parades-captiva/decorated-boat-parade/

Carrabelle Boat Parade of Lights – 7:00 p.m.
carrabelle.org/things-to-do/events-calendar/boat-parade-of-lights-holiday-on-the-harbor/534/

Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Boat Parade – 6:30 p.m.
winterfestparade.com/

St. Lucie County Boat Parade (Fort Pierce) – 6:00 p.m.
www.miatc.com/

Key Largo Boat Parade “Hooray for Hollywood” – 7:30 p.m.
fkrm.com/boatparade/

Key West Schooner Wharf Bar & Galley Lighted Boat Parade – 8:00 p.m.

December 14
Key Colony Beach Holiday Boat Parade – 6:00 p.m
kcbca.org/kcbca-events/holiday-lighted-boat-parade/

28th Annual Holiday on the Harbor Lighted Boat Parade, Destin – 6:00 p.m.

25th Annual Peace River Lighted Boat Parade – 6:00 p.m.

www.puntagordachamber.com/index.php?subcat=7

December 20
Miami Outboard Club Holiday Boat Parade – 6:00 p.m.
mocholidayboatparade.com/

Cape Coral Holiday Boat-A-Long – 4:00 – 10:00 p.m.

Merritt Island Christmas Boat Parade – 6:00 p.m.

MISSISSIPPI

December 13
Christmas on the Bayou Boat Parade – 6:00 p.m.
www.gulfcoast.org/visitors/events/index.cfm?EventID=4398

LOUISIANA

December 6
Light Up the Lake Christmas Celebration – 6:30 p.m.
www.visitlakecharles.org/includes/calendar-of-events/Light-Up-The-Lake-Christmas-Celebration/18712/?

December 13
Delcambre Christmas Boat Parade – 6 p.m.

ALABAMA

December 13
29th Annual Christmas Lighted Boat Parade – 5:30 p.m.
business.mygulfcoastchamber.com/events/details/29h-annual-christmas-lighted-boat-parade-6921

TEXAS

December 6
Port Isabel Christmas Lighted Boat Parade – 6:00 p.m.
portisabelchamber.com/events/christmaslightedboatparade.aspx

Corpus Christi Harbor Lights Festival & Boat Parade – Dusk

Port Aransas Carolers Afloat & Boat Lighting Parade – 6:00 p.m.

Port O’Connor Annual Lighted Boat Parade – Dusk

portoconnorchamber.com/event_information.html#parade

December 13
The League City 53rd Annual Christmas Boat Lane Parade – 6:00 p.m.

BAHAMAS

December 13
Sir Durward Knowles Festival of Lights
www.bahamas.co.uk/things-to-do/bahamas-events-calendar?id=1933

 

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