35th Annual Fort Myers Beach Christmas Boat Parade Presented By Adventures In Paradise

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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Parade leaves from Salty Sam's Marina and will travel throughout the Back Bay area.

Fort Myers Beach 35th Annual Christmas Boat Parade presented by Adventures In Paradise.

The Winners Are In

We are please to announce the 2023 winners:

Non-Sponsored Boats

  • Small – #11 ‘Miss Angela’
  • Medium – #16 ‘The Midwest Express’
  • Large – #26 ‘Fin’

Sponsored Boats

  • Small – #22 ‘Lost But Now Found’
  • Medium – #30 ‘Day Dreaming’
  • Large – #24 ‘ Chillin The Most’

People’s Choice

  • Winner – #22 ‘Lost But Now Found’
  • First Runner Up – #5 ‘Casper’
  • Second Runner Up – #18 ‘More Mayhem’

This event was brought to you by Adventures In Paradise and the Fort Myers Beach Chamber of Commerce.

Video By Nicholas Becker, Cruisin Tikis Fort Myers Beach

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You’re listening to Christmas on the Pontoon the official theme song of the Boat Parade. It was written by Mike Kuhl/Jeff Randall and sung by Jeff Randall. See the lyrics here.

Parade Details

Make your voice heard! Vote for your favorite boat in tonight's parade to help them win the People's Choice Award. VOTE NOW.
Scan this QR code to vote for the people's choice award.

Map of the route of the boat parade.

Pick your spot to watch using this map of the parade route! If you prefer to view the parade from the water boat parade cruises are being offered by  Adventures in Paradise and Sight-Sea-R Cruises. The parade will also be broadcast live by Beach Talk Radio on their Youtube Channel.

We are collecting new unwrapped toys for Dr. Piper Center's 108th Annual Christmas Celebration. We need new toys and/or bikes for kids aged 2-16. Donations can be brought to the FMB Chamber main office at 100 Lover's Lane, Suite 2E, FMB, FL 33931. You can also visit their Amazon Wish List and have items shipped directly to Dr. Piper Center.

Please join us for the awards party for the 35th Annual Fort Myers Beach Christmas Boat Parade on December 6th at Salty Sam's Marina from 6pm-8pm. Entry is free for boat parade participants who will need to bring their wristbands. Non-parade participants will be charged $5. There will be complimentary light appetizers for the boat parade participants and a cash bar for all. We ask that everyone planning to attend please register so we can get a head count for Salty Sam's.


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