Annual Event and Celebration Will Be Held Saturday, December 13, 2014
The Bradenton Yacht Club is pleased to host the 17th annual Manatee River Holiday Boat Parade, a spectacular community event that draws thousands of people to the Manatee River every year. Grand Marshall for the 2014 parade is Pat Bustle. Mark your calendar for December 13th and be a part of this family-friendly, holiday tradition in Manatee County.
To enter their vessel in the boat parade, captains must register by December 8th. Download a boat registration form on the Bradenton Yacht Club Facebook page, Manatee River Holiday Boat Parade, or follow this link:
The community may watch the parade from any viewing point along the river west of the Green bridge, but especially at Pier 22, Riverhouse Reef and Grill, Regatta Point, on the Green Bridge or at Bradenton Yacht Club.
“Lights-On” starts at 6:30 p.m. when boats will travel from Desoto Point to Bradenton Yacht Club for judging, then travel east to both sides of the Manatee River for spectacular viewing from the waterfront in Bradenton and Palmetto.
For more information, please visit www.BradentonYachtClub.com: