Life in Key West revolves around the water---so
The days are getting shorter and the breeze in the
air means only one thing----it’s almost time for the Annual Schooner Wharf Bar &
The famous nautical
parade is December 9th but the clock is ticking for entrants to conjure
their best holiday ideas and start stringing lights on the rigging. December 7th will be the Captains Meeting.
Join the fun and enter your boat in this
community marine event. Parade your vessel bedecked in beautiful lights and your
festive holiday spirit. Vessels of all sizes – kayaks, dinghies, fishing
vessels, sailing ships, private yachts and charter boats – are welcome.
The procession starts from the Key West Bight
at the Historic Seaport and by Schooner Wharf Bar where the judges’ stand with
local dignitaries will be located. The route then continues along the harbor.
Captains: more than $20,000
in prizes are up for grabs this year for the 12 winning places with a
Free Raffle which includes Great Prizes from the Mel Fisher Family,
Water Sport Adventures, Dining Gift Certificates, Schooner Wharf Bar
Tabs, Historic Tours of America, Westin Resort and
Marina and much MORE!
will be available shortly, and the $25
registration fee will help ensure a safe parade for all. A Captains’ Meeting
will take place December 7th on Schooner Wharf Bar’s upper deck with
complimentary Bud Light, Malibu Rum Punch and Absolut Beverages to rum
punch and beer.