Many of our area harbors are getting ready for their annual Holiday Boat Parade and so are many of our member clubs where you may be able to get a great seat and watch the festivities while having a great dinner or just a Jingle Juice Cocktail. Check with our member clubs to see what they are offering to bring in the holidays.

Below is a partial list of events:

Join us in Morro Bay December 7th from 6:00pm to 8;00pm for the 34th Annual Lighted Boat Parade along the waterfront. Be dazzled as our fishing, leisure and yachting community take to the water with decorated boats with dazzling lights and holiday cheer

Santa Barbara Parade of Lights - Sunday, December 8, 2019. The 2019 event marks the 33rd Annual Parade of Lights. Starting with fun for the entire family at Santa's Village, the event culminates with a 5-minute fireworks display.

Channel Islands Harbor will kick off the holidays with its 54th annual holiday Parade of Lights, themed “Musical Notes & Holiday Floats. It will be held 14th with the festivities starting at 10 am and concluding at 8 pm

On the second Saturday of December, join the Marina del Rey community for their most festive celebration of the year. The fun begins at noon with the family-friendly Burton Chace Park. At 5:55, fireworks precede the parade, which runs until 8 PM.

Venice’s annual boat parade is always the first Saturday in December at 6 PM. Since 1989, locals and visitors have gathered to decorate their boats and coast through the water. The route starts just north of the Albee Road Bridge, continuing down the Intracoastal waterway through the Venetian Waterway Trail

The King Harbor Yacht Club puts on a holiday boat parade annually on the second Saturday of December

Long Beach’s Boat Parade of 1,000 Lights is on Saturday, December 14th. The parade begins at 5:00 p.m. The parade starts outside the Shoreline Marina.

Naples Improvement Association  presents the 71st Annual Naples Boat Parade of Long Beach on December 14th

For over 50 years Huntington Harbour has been putting on a holiday boat parade in December

The Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade is arguably the biggest and brightest holiday event on the California coast. It takes place over five days December 18th to the 22nd

Get ready for a Tiki Holiday takeover at Dana Point Harbor during the 45th Annual Boat Parade of Lights Dec. 6, 7, 13 & 14

The Oceanside Yacht Club has confirmed the date for the 2019 Parade of Lights, December 14th

The Mission Bay Christmas Boat Parade of Lights, a distinctly California celebration, features boats decorated for the holidays that will sail around the Bay December 14th

The San Diego Bay Parade of Lights has two dates that are typically the second and third Sundays in December. The procession starts at 5 PM and includes about 80 beautiful boats

Our friends in Lake Havasu celebrate Christmas Boat Parade of Light Friday, December 6, 2019 & Saturday, December 7, 2019

Each year, we invite the community to take part in holiday cheer by gathering on the shores of Tempe Town Lake in the Phoenix area to watch a procession of festively decorated boats of all shapes and sizes. The 20th Annual Fantasy of Lights Boat Parade will be held on Saturday, December 14th, 2019

Christmas Boat Parades Coming Soon