People Photos copyright 2014 Gigi Ebert. Boat Photos copyright 2014 Marv Sloben

The 44th Annual San Diego Bay Parade of Lights!

The San Diego Bay Parade of Lights is a time-honored holiday tradition brought to San Diego by the boating community. Join us this December for our annual Parade on San Diego Bay, with more than 80 boats lavishly decorated according to a new theme each year. The San Diego Bay Parade of Lights is held two consecutive Sundays each year in  December. The Parade  proceeds from Shelter Island past Harbor Island, the Embarcadero, Seaport  Village, and Ferry Landing in Coronado.

When: Sunday, December 13, 2015 and Sunday, December 20, 2015

The procession will start at 5:30 p.m. and will follow the predetermined parade  route.

2015 Theme:  Christmas around the World

Whether a participant or spectator, the Parade of Lights is a festive and delightful experience for all!

Grand Prize from Star Clippers

sclip_SCmainThe Grand Prize is a luxury cruise package for 2 aboard one of the incredible sailing ships of Star Clippers.  Grand prize will be chosen at random from the pool of participant boats who complete both nights of the San Diego Bay Parade of Lights. Cruise destination to be announced.

Marv Sloben, our official photographer, has photos of the boats. He can be contacted via email at Marv Sloben

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A San Diego Local Favorite

Best of Parade Winner Testimonial

Come Join the Fun

Growing up in San Diego, the parade has always been one our family’s traditions over the holidays. Only once had we been guests on a boat in the parade and it was great fun! When we became boat owners, we couldn’t wait to enter.”

~ Jeanne & Devin Scott, 2012 ‘Best of Parade’ Winners