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Holiday Lighted Boat Parade on the Mystic River
November 28 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The 2020 Holiday Lighted Boat Parade will be held on November 28, 2020 from 2 pm to 7 pm on the Mystic River.
Santa Arrives by Tugboat 2 pm to 4 pm at Mystic River Park.
Spectators flood both sides of the Mystic River to see the decorated ships pass by. Entrance to participate in the 18th Annual Holiday Lighted Boat Parade only requires a toy or coat donation to the Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center and it is open to the public.
Decorated vessels parade down the Mystic River at 6:20 pm and return to the Mystic River Park, where spectators and judges gather. Boats are judged on creativity and team spirit, and prizes are offered for Most Charismatic Crew, Innovative Vessel, Best Dressed Vessel, Most Holiday Spirit and Miss Mystic Vessel of Grandeur.
These holiday events have become beloved traditions in Mystic over the years– don’t miss out on being part of the festivities by sponsoring our candy canes, parade & more!
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