Due to weather and lack of entries for the proposed rain date, the Newport Illuminated Boat Parade is canceled for this year. See you in 2023!


When you're ready, we can't wait to welcome you back to The Classic Coast. Rest assured, the safety and well-being of both visitors and locals remains our top priority.  All we ask when you land on these shores is that you play your part in keeping everyone safe. Please be kind and adhere to local guidelines. 


Bundle up and head to the harbor for the Illuminated Boat Parade as boats deck the hulls and festive music heralds the arrival of the holiday season. Watch the parade of lights are boats compete for best decorated.

*The Newport Illuminated Boat Parade has been canceled due to weather and lack of entries for the proposed rain date.

Date: Canceled, see you in 2023!
Location: Newport Harbor
Admission: Free


Christmas Boat

*Please note: this blog has been updated with a new date, December 3rd at 6:15 PM, for the 2022 Newport Illuminated Boat Parade due to the rescheduling of the parade because of weather on November 25th.

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