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July 4th Boat Parade

Thursday, July 4, 2024
6:00 pm8:00 pm
Hillsborough River, Watch Party at Sparkman Wharf
To participate in the July 4th Boat Parade, your boat must be registered!

Celebrate July 4th with Friends of the Riverwalk as we host a July 4th Boat Parade, Water Ski Show, Blessing of the Fleet, and fireworks as part of the Star Spangled Banner festivities at Sparkman Wharf. The parade route will be similar to our holiday light boat parade but will include a Water Ski Show to kick off the celebration and a blessing station.

Boats will be decorated in red, white and blue and compete for the most patriotic boat! We will also provide swag bags for all registered boaters at the Captain's Party.

Registration includes:
Invitation to Captain's Party
Boater Swag Bag
Registration Numbers
Registered Boater Pennant Flag
Front Row Anchor Location for Fireworks Viewing
Chance to Win Most Patriotic Trophy
Chance to Win Other Prices

Registration price is $75.