Destin Boat Parade (Dec 11)

The 36th annual Holiday on the Harbor Lighted Boat Parade is scheduled for 6 p.m. Dec. 11 on Destin harbor.

The parade is for all boats, shapes and sizes, from private to charter boats, tour boats to sailboats. Last year, nearly 30 boats paraded. Prizes will be awarded in 10 categories including Best Overall and the city of Destin Heritage Award for the boat that represents the historic harbor.

The lighted boat parade will begin on the east end of the harbor and cruise past Margaritaville at HarborWalk Village where judging will take place. The parade will be visible from docks and restaurants along the harbor west of Grand Harbor Condominiums.

The parade will wrap up with a fireworks show over the harbor sponsored by HarborWalk Village.

Holiday on the Harbor Boat Parade:

  • Entertainment along the Harbor
  • 6 PM Lighted Boat Parade
  • Judging from Margaritaville
  • Public viewing from docks and restaurants west of Grand Harbor Condominiums
  • Fireworks finale at end of parade sponsored by HarborWalk Village