Holiday Boat Parade @ The Wharf

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On December 4, 2021, visit the District’s waterfront for the Holiday Boat Parade! Celebrate the holidays at this iconic DC event that features over sixty beautifully decorated boats parading along the Washington Channel!

Get into the spirit as you decorate ornaments, warm up by a fire pit, go ice skating, and visit The Wharf’s lighted Christmas Tree. Plus, bring the whole family to meet Santa and make memories, and be sure to stay for the fireworks salute.

The parade schedule includes:

  • 6-9 pm
    Activities throughout The Wharf (Waterfront Beer and Wine Garden, s’mores, and live music)
  • 7 pm
    Boats arrive in the Washington Channel
  • 8 pm
    Fireworks salute
  • 8:15-9 pm
    Live music on District Pier Stage


Dec 4, 2021

The Wharf • Wash, DC
Find a great map of the waterfront here

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