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Lake Conway Christmas Boat Parades

Lake Conway Christmas Boat Parades

December 01 2017

The Lake Conway boat parade is a tradition that dates back almost 32 years. The first parade had 4 participating boats and dates back to 1985. It has been held annually for the past 18 years. Last year 175 boats entered the two day event on Little Lake Conway and North Lake.

This year, South Lake is going to make it official ... a Christmas Boat Parade for thos on the South Lake: their own night ... their own parade!

Decorate your boat and join the parade!

South Lake
Fri, Dec 15th

Friday, December 15th will kick off the weekend of 3 Lake Conway boat parades. Parade starts at 8:00 PM at the South side of the Nela Bridge. Save the date! Start planning your backyard watch party.

Middle Lake Sat, Dec 16th
2016 brought nearly 75 boats to their parade. Many on the south shore of the middle lake have expressed a wish to have the parade pass by their homes. Parade starts at 7:00 PM at the Sand Bar (SE Corner of Middle Lake).

North Lake
Sun, Dec 17th, 2017
Lake Conway's classic boat parade. This is a longstanding tradition in Belle Isle, with more than a hundred boats. The parade starts at 7:30 PM at 'the Point' on (North) Little Lake Conway.

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March 2018

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Community Calendar

Nature Connects® Art With Lego® Bricks

Jan 06 2018

Ends in about 1 month

Harry P. Leu Gardens presents an amazing, award-winning outdoor exhibit which will delight all ages: Nature Connects® Art with LEGO® Bricks by Artist Sean Kenney. Nature Connects is an incredible exhibit which features many larger-than-life sculptures built with LEGO® bricks. Over 450,000 bricks were used in this exhibit to bring nature to life. Imagine a 6-foot hummingbird hovering over a trumpet flower. Or, seeing a family of deer grazing on the grassy vista! This exhibit features 16 sculptures in 13 displays throughout the 50-acre garden creating a very visual and fun experience for all visitors

Children's Easter Party

Mar 31 2018

from 1pm to 3pm Please join the American Legion Post 286 family for our Children & Youth Easter Party. Located at 529 E Fairlane Ave, Orlando, FL. No sign up required, just come and have fun

Central Florida Mineral & Gem Show

Apr 06 2018

Ends in 20 days

Florida National Guard Armory, 2809 S. Fern Creek Ave., Orlando, FL 32806 Venders offering beads, minerals, gemstones, jewelry, fossils, artifacts, metaphysical stones, cabochons, wire wrapping, etc. Silent Auction and Door Prizes will be offered. Demonstrations. Family Activities. Admission: Adults $5, Students $2