Charleston Looking for Participants to Fill Annual Parade of Boats Lineup

December 5, 2017, 10:08 am EST | Share:

CHARLESTON, SC (WTAT-TV) — The City of Charleston says they still need a few participants to help fill the 36th annual Parade of Boats lineup.

Anyone who would like to ‘deck the hulls’ and show off their vessel should apply by 4:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 6th.

“In order to participate, at least one crew member must attend the Captain’s Meeting, Wednesday, December 6 from 6-7 p.m. at the City Gallery, 34 Proileau Street, in Charleston. Parking vouchers will be provided for parking at city garages,” leaders said in a press release.

An award ceremony will be held the following day for everyone who participates. Prizes will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place boats in both the power and sail categories. There will also be a best-in-show award going to the boat with the highest score overall.

The Parade of Boats will be held on Saturday, December 9th in Charleston Habor.

To sign up, please click here.