It has become a yearly attraction in Ambergris Caye, Belize, the San Pedro Holiday Boat Parade, now in its ninth year is an impressive show of talent, lights, creativity and holiday cheer! Visitors from abroad are now booking their vacations around the lighted boat parade celebrations that highlight the season’s celebrations in Belize.
Businesses, private boats and charity/non-profit organizations run wild with their imaginations and strings of lights to create masterpieces that shine bright and cheerful at sea. The Holiday Boat Parade is one of its kind in the region and is promising to attract even more participants from neighboring countries.
A panel of judges set up their viewing station at the end of a dock and prepare for the parade of lights that brighten up the town. Spectators gather along the docks, Central Park and various viewing stations at establishments who prepare for the grand event.
Nothing beats a parade, but a parade of lights at sea. It’s hard work, but organizers and participants have been pulling it off for almost ten years now, making the San Pedro Holiday Boat Parade one to look forward to in the month of December in San Pedro, Ambergris Caye.