Welcome New Members:
- Emerald Coast Getaways
- 12/2 Lighted Boat Parade Mandatory Captains Meeting at 5:30 pm at the Sand Shaker
- 12/5 Lighted Boat Parade 6:30 pm on the Pensacola Beach
- 12/5 Grinchmas at Crabs on the Beach 9 AM – 12 PM
- 12/27 A Jolly Holiday 6:00 PM at Trinitas Christian School
- 12/31 New Years Eve Fireworks 11:59pm on Pensacola Beach
Since opening its doors in June, Water Pig BBQ has secured itself as one of the best new restaurants on Pensacola Beach. Now, the beachfront barbecue joint is being recognized nationally! USA Today's 10Best Readers' Choice Travel Awards has nominated Water Pig to be named one of the top ten new restaurants in the nation.
To get to #1, Water Pig needs your help! Click the link below to cast your vote once per day until the contest ends on Monday, December 21. https://bit.ly/VoteWaterPig
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Lighted Boat Parade & Fireworks Show
Saturday, Dec. 5 at 6:30 p.m.
The 2020 Lighted Boat Parade will be led by Chase-n-Fins and will set sail from Sabine Marina in Little Sabine Bay at 6:30 p.m. and will wind its way around the Santa Rosa Sound. Spectators can watch the parade from Little Sabine or the Pensacola Beach Boardwalk or any of the businesses along the route!
This year, due to COVID-19 crowd restrictions and Hurricane Sally damage to the Pensacola Beach Boardwalk pier, the parade will be modified from years’ past.
Boats of all sizes, shapes, and colors are invited
to enter the parade and compete in the boat decorating contest!.
Line Up: 5 p.m. Sabine Marina
Parade Start: 6:30 p.m. will loop around Little Sabine and end at Quietwater/Soundside.
Firework Show at 8pm Boardwalk/Soundside!
For larger boats that prefer not to loop through Little Sabine, you will follow behind parade line up once they reach the Bob Sikes Bridge (approx. 7:15pm), more info to be given at Captains Meeting.
TO JOIN IN THE PARADE:
Entry Fee: $35 (Checks payable to The Pensacola Beach Chamber - mail or drop off)
7 Casino Beach Boardwalk, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561
DEADLINE TO ENTER: Wednesday, Dec. 2nd ! *extended
Contest winners include: Most Merry boat under 27 feet; Most Merry boat over 27 feet; and Best in Show.
A mandatory Captain’s meeting will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 2 at 5:30 p.m. at the Sandshaker Lounge and Package on Pensacola Beach for all boat parade participants.