The annual Holiday Boat Parade on the Manatee River (Bradenton / Palmetto, FL) will take place on Saturday evening, December 8th, 2012 at approximately 6:30pm.
The parade route will start on the Manatee River at DeSoto Point, then travel up the River towards The Bradenton Yacht Club, then travel past Regatta Pointe Marina (Riverhouse Reef & Grill and Riverside Cafe), then to Twin Dolphin Marina (Pier 22 Restaurant), then back again towards The Bradenton Yacht Club. Premium seating reservations for dinner and parade viewing will be at The Riverhouse, Riverside Cafe, and Pier 22. The public can also view the parade from Regatta Pointe Marina, the Green Bridge and The Bradenton Yacht Club.
Award Ceremony and for the first time ever – Fireworks! – will be immediatly following the parade at The Bradenton Yacht Club. Free to the Public.
Thanks to all of the 2012 Parade Sponsors!