Best Viewing Spots for the Fort Myers Beach 23rd Annual Christmas Boat Parade

Mark the date!
Saturday, December 3, 2011

Don’t miss this year’s parade, where creative boat captains decorate their boats for a two hour tour of Matanzas Pass, Siesta Isles and Ostego Bay.

Best places to view the Fort Myers Beach Lighted Boat Parade

Plan to visit your favorite viewing area for the Fort Myers Beach 23rd Annual Christmas Boat Parade. Sponsors invite your participation in judging this year’s Boat Parade. The parade commences at 6:10 p.m. at Salty Sam’s Marina, travels through Matanzas Pass, passing Bonita Bills to Hurricane Pass through Siesta Isles Channels. Next, on to Pink Shell Resort, Nervous Nellies, Matanzas Inn and then back Salty Sam’s Marina for the Winners Circle award presentations at Big Game. Click here for a map of the Ft. Myers Beach Boat Parade Map. Looking for a great place to stay? You’ll find it at Cocoplum Beach House in Fort Myers Beach.

Got Calusa Blueway app?

Lee County Parks and Recreation has announced the release of the free Calusa Blueway iPhone app. This first-of-its-kind app will allow canoeists, SUPaddlers and kayakers to more easily navigate Estero Bay, home to the Great Calusa Blueway Paddling Trail. This app provides GPS coordinates, interactive trail maps and navigation, boating tips and regulations, as well as a key to Fort Myers Beach’s flora, fauna and wildlife. You can download the app at