Boat Parade Thanks


The Fort Myers Beach Chamber of Commerce would like to offer our sincere thanks to all who contributed to the success of the 27th Annual Christmas Boat Parade on December 5th. Thanks to Tip Top Isles Waterfront Resort and Marina (and Captain Duane Hoversten), The Sea Gypsy Inn, and Jay and Jan Ruhstorfer for providing our lead boats. Thanks to Bootleggers Waterfront Barbeque, Parrot Key Caribbean Grill and Salty Sam’s Marina for providing our venue. Thanks to our sponsors Doc Ford’s Rum Bar and Grill, Captain Bubby’s IsLAND Tours, Nervous Nellie’s Crazy Waterfront Eatery, Semmer Electric, Matanzas on the Bay, Smokin’ Oyster Brewery, Yucatan Beach Stand, Joe Orlandini, Panther Printing, This Creative, The News-Press, Pink Shell Beach Resort and Marina, Truly Scrumptious Homestyle Restaurant and Jungle Golf. Thanks to Gullwing Beach Resort, The Island Jewel, Bayfront Bistro, Fish Tale Marina, Natalie’s Skin Solutions, and Perkins Restaurant and Bakery for donating our raffle prizes. And lastly thanks to the Boat Parade Committee, and the chamber Ambassadors whose help is instrumental in the success of this event year after year. We look forward to an even more successful event next December!

Rhonda Murray

Director Membership Services and Events
Fort Myers Beach Chamber of Commerce