Christmas In Tampa Bay

It’s how we do Christmas in Florida. The boats light up Saturday, December 21 for this year’s Tampa Holiday Lighted Boat Parade. They’ll cruise by spectators along Tampa’s Riverwalk. Here’s when and where to get the best view of the boats this year.

6:45pm Tampa Convention Center
6:50pm Curtis Hixon Park
7:00pm Armature Works
7:30pm Davis Island and Channel Drive
7:45pm Sparkman Wharf

If you’d like to take part, head to There’s a $50 registration fee.

Here are some of our favorite lit up boats from around the world!

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