We asked and you sent in awesome photos from not one, but two lighted boat parades this year!
Huge thanks to Kathy Clatworthy for sending in photos from the Boca Ciega Yacht Club Holiday Boat Parade and the St. Pete Beach Boat Parade! Share your photos by uploading them on this article!
We have the scoop on where to go to watch lighted boat parades in South Pinellas County. From Gulfport to Madeira Beach and St. Pete, we'll fill you in on what to know before you go.
Welcome to this week's Patch Minute! It's that time of year, Christmas in Florida! That means sandcastles and sandmen at the beaches. It also means holiday shopping in flip flops instead of snow boots for many. It wouldn't be a "Florida" Christmas without a night out to watch the boat parade. While there are plenty of boat parades to choose from, if you stop by Madeira Beach, you can be in the parade by booking a seat on one of two boats at Hubbard's Marina. Call (727) 393-1947 to reserve your seat for tonight's parade. Watch our video and hear more. Check out our list of local boat parades this weekend! St. Pete Beach Madeira Beach St. Petersburg Gulfport Treasure Island The best public viewing areas include: For more information about …