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Holiday at the Harbor: Lighted Boat Contest

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The Crescent City Harbor District is thrilled to announce the eagerly anticipated Holiday Lighted Boat Contest, set to illuminate the waters of Crescent City on December 16th from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM. This festive event will feature dazzlingly decorated boats, delicious food trucks, photo opportunities, and a charming marina walk.


Boat owners at Crescent City Harbor are invited to decorate their vessels in the most imaginative and captivating holiday-themed lighting displays, creating a luminous spectacle on the water.


The contest features two exciting categories for participants to compete in:


People's Choice: Attendees will have the chance to vote for their favorite decorated boat, selecting the winner in this category.


Judge's Choice: A panel of expert judges will carefully assess each boat's decorations, creativity, and overall presentation to determine the Judge's Choice winner.


Attendees are encouraged to bring their friends and family to join in the merriment.


Event Details:


Date: December 16, 2023

Time: 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Location: Crescent City Harbor

Participation: Up to $100 Credit on harbor power bill

Winner Categories: People's Choice and Judge's Choice

People's Choice and Judge's Choice:  $400 Credit on Moorage Fees


To participate in the Crescent City Harbor District's Holiday Lighted Boat Contest, please contact Mike Rademaker at


Deadline to contact the Harbor District to participate in the Holiday Lighted Boat Contest to be eligible for prizes is Monday December 11, 2023.