Holiday on the Harbor & Boat Parade of Lights
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Saturday, December 9, 2017

Phone Number
(850) 697-2585



Holiday on the Harbor & Boat Parade of Lights

Festival:  Marine Street & Ave B 2 pm until......9'ish pm

For Full Schedule of the Weekend's Activities click here

Find your favorite viewing spot for the Boat Parade along 2 miles of the Carrabelle River Parade starts at 6:15 pm

The Boat Parade can be enjoyed from anywhere along Marine Street & Highway 98

Sing Along & Awards ceremony at C-Quarters Marina after fireworks with Debi Jordan & Chuck Spicer

Join in the Fun with Your Family and Friends!

Plan to attend and/or put your boat in the parade!  Be a vendor  Visit with Santa & his helpers

Trophies for each boat category      Fireworks Show Finale!

Also, our Downtown Merchants will be open during the Festival for your shopping pleasure

Live Music and other Entertainment throughout the weekend

All Boats Welcome-No Entry Fee-Any Boat That Floats! Captain's Meeting will be Dec. 9th at 3 pm at C-Quarters Marina.  All vessel Captain's must attend.

Click here to download 2017 Vessel Registration form or you can register online by clicking on the website link on the left.

Click here to download 2017 Vessel Information sheet for the Boat Parade of Lights

Want to be a vendor??  Click here for 2017 Vendor Application & Information Sheet

Click here for registration for Jingle Jog & Breakfast

2017 Event Sponsors: 

SILVER PLUS:  Duke Energy

BRONZE:  Christie's Cottage Living, Hartman Law Firm PA, Hog Wild Bar-B-Q, Phoenix Family Health Care  Center, Sea                                                            Crest Real Estate Inc., Harry's Bar/Marine Street Grill

Honorable Mentions:  Jackson Auto Parts & Ace Hardware Inc. & City of Carrabelle Commissioners:  Frank Mathis and                                                                                  Cal Allen

Funded in part by Carrabelle CRA and the Franklin County Tourist Development Council. 

We also want to extend a thank you to all the community organizations and individuals that support this event through in-kind services and additional activities that help make Holiday on the Harbor a special weekend for all:  At Your Service Concierge, Bring Me A Book Franklin, Carrabelle Artists Association, Carrabelle Cares, City of Carrabelle Police Department,  C-Quarters Marina, Chuck Spicer of Forgotten Coastline, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Forgotten Coast Photography, Franklin County Sheriff’s Department,  Franklin County Senior Citizens Center,  Lanark Village Association Inc., Lost Treasure Vintage Gallery, Old Carrabelle Hotel, Rio Carrabelle, Roberson & Associates P.A., Tow Boat U.S., and WOYS Oyster Radio 100.5 FM and all the volunteers.

Saturday, Dec 9th-8 am Marine Street & Ave. B will be closed to through traffic at Hwy 98 for festival set up. Marine Street will be closed from Hwy 98 to Ave C. Patrons of Harry’s Bar, Just Right Marine, and boaters wishing to use the Marine Street boat ramp will be able to access Marine St. by 3rd St. E (George Sands Park across from Dollar Store) via Avenues C, E, F or Gulf Avenue.  Public parking is recommended at First Baptist Church (corner of Hwy 98 & NE 1st Street), Marine Street south of Avenue C or George Sands Park. In order to continue their excellent service to the public, parking on Avenue C is being reserved for employees and entertainers for Just Rite Marine, Harry’s Bar & The Marine Street Grill. Parking & viewing will NOT be closed off by the Chamber at the Marine Street Pavilion.  Streets will be re-opened Sunday morning after festival breakdown & cleanup or sooner if possible.



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