The 2012 Lighted Boat Parade will light up the waters on north end of Longboat Key on Saturday.
Beginning at 6 p.m., decorated boats will set sail in the Intracoastal Waterway near Mar Vista Dockside Restaurant & Pub and Moore’s Stone Crab Restaurant on Broadway and travel to the Seafood Shack in Cortez.
Donation for Manatee Toys for Tots are requested.
The event will feature more than $1,000 in cash prizes for decorated boats. Pre-registration is required.
For information, visit CortezYachtClub.org.
Prior to the parade, children are invited to celebrate the holidays from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday, at Moore’s Kid Party.
The event will include gift bags, face painting and cookies and milk.
For information, call 383-1748.
Contact Robin Hartill at email@example.com.
Currently 0 Responses
17 Night of Fish, Fun & Fright
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
18 Jewels on the Bay Showhouse
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tiny trio tours safety facilities
Commissioner Lynn Larson’s three grandchildren, Zander, 9, Zora, 8, and Zoe Ramsey, 5, got a close-up look at what Longboat Key police and firefighters do to keep residents safe earlier this month, during a tour of the police and north fire stations.
Mar Vista dollars to benefit local teen
Mar Vista Dockside Restaurant & Pub’s walls and ceiling are covered with dollar bills, signed and decorated by patrons. Every few years the restaurant removes the bills for a good cause.
'We Are The Marines'
That is how Maj. Brian Dix introduced “The Commandant’s Own” U.S. Marine Drum & Bugle Corps July 4, at Avery Fisher Hall.