The 2016 Holiday Parade of Boats in Los Angeles Harbor will be held this Saturday, December 3rd beginning at 6 PM . This annual parade, celebrating the 54th year with the theme ‘Hollywood at the Harbor,’ marks the start of the Holiday Season here in the harbor. Jaina Lee Ortiz, co-star of Fox 11’s new hit series ‘Rosewood’ will lead this year’s parade as Grand Marshal. Our Commodore of the Fleet is Tommy Lasorda, legendary baseball player and LA Dodgers manager. The Exy Johnson, one of the official Tall Ships and Maritime Ambassadors of the City of Los Angeles along with vessels of all shapes and sizes will participate including powerboats, sailboats and harbor working craft.Vessels of all shapes and sizes will participate including powerboats, sailboats, tall ships and harbor working craft.
Entries will be judged and trophies awarded for various classifications, such as Originality, Theme, Type of Entry and more.
Viewing locations along the parade route, located in Wilmington, the San Pedro waterfront, Ports O’ Call, Warehouse #1, Cabrillo and Holiday Harbor Marinas and more, will afford spectators unencumbered views of the elaborately decorated boats and the opportunity for friends and family to join in the celebration, whether taking advantage of the many restaurants and clubs at Ports O’ Call or organizing an informal pot-luck.
Join us in making the 54th L.A. Harbor Holiday Afloat parade truly “Spectacular” as we celebrate the beginning of the holiday season in the nation’s largest international trade gateway.
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