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2019 Calendar of Events

NOVEMBER
23: TASTE BY THE BAY: WINE, FOOD, ARTS AND ALE! This highly anticipated 7th year of this event will include samplings from Virginia wineries, Virginia craft brews, tastings from local restaurants, live music, maritime attractions, and just in time for the holiday shopping season—a variety of artisan vendors. www.tastebythebay.com.

DECEMBER
7: HOLIDAY BOAT PARADE OF LIGHTS The Alexandria Holiday Boat Parade of Lights is a favorite holiday celebration in both Old Town Alexandria and Washington, DC. Festively decorated pleasure boats light up the sky along the Potomac River including 50 powerboats, sailboats and the District's fireboat, the John Glenn spouting water 70 feet into the air. The brightly lit boats are creatively decorated as they compete in categories such as "Best in Show," "Best Thinking Outside the Christmas Box," and "Hardiest Souls." The parade is the culmination of a full weekend of holiday festivities throughout Old Town Alexandria. For the Boat Parade Schedule visit www.dc.about.com.

14: SANTA'S LAKE RIDGE PARADE - A STORYBOOK CHRISTMAS The parade is organized and sponsored by “Santa’s Old Bridge Parade Inc.” and begins at the corner of Minnieville Road and Harbor Drive in the former VDOT lot. Visit www.tackettsmill.com/lake-ridge-santa-parade for more information.

14: WINTERFEST IN OCCOQUAN Fun for the whole family! Visitors will enjoy heart-warming fire pits with marshmallow roasting, listen to the talented Dunbar Saxophone Quartet at Town Hall, sing holiday carols with the Woodbridge Community Choir, and sample free hot chocolate. Santa Claus arrives via boat at Mamie Davis Park at 2pm. Visit www.occoquanva.gov for more information.

2020 Calendar of Events

JANUARY
17-19: 9TH ANNUAL FREDERICKSBURG BOAT & WATER LIFESTYLE EXPO Get a great deal on your next water toy! With a variety of different dealers all under one roof, you can shop around for the best deal—all in one building! Climb aboard the different Fishing Boats, Pontoons, Cruisers, Speed Boats, and much more. Whether you’re looking for a yacht or a jetski, you’ll find it at the Boat Show.
Visit fredericksburgboatshow.weebly.com/ for more information.

23-26: BALTIMORE BOAT SHOW Find the boat of your dreams and eveything to go with it at Maryland’s longest-running indoor boating sales event. The Baltimore Convention Center will be packed with more boats, more exhibits, and more family fun than ever before. See and board boats for every lifestyle, activity and budget. Browse booths showcasing the latest in engines, marine electronics, accessories fishing tackle and gear, too. There's something for everyone, including educational seminars and kid-friendly activities.  Visit www.baltimoreboatshow.com for more information.

FEBRUARY
14-16: 26TH ANNUAL RICHMOND BOAT SHOW For years the Richmond Boat Show has been recognized as one of the best boat shows in Central Virginia. Covering nearly 110,000 square feet in four buildings, it attracts dealers from throughout Virginia. Boats on display from 18 dealers include runabouts, saltwater fishing boats, ski boats, pontoon boats, deck boats, jet boats, PWCs, motor yachts and bass boats. Additional exhibits include boat lifts, floating docks, marine electronics, water sports and safety equipment. Experts will be on hand to give information and answer questions about marinas, financing, insurance, boat maintenance and repair and boating safety.
Visit www.gsevents.com for more information.

MARCH
13-15: 19TH ANNUAL NATIONAL CAPITAL BOAT SHOW Find everything you need to hit the water this season at one of the largest boat shows in the region. Shop hundreds of new boats from dealers throughout Virginia and Maryland, including runabouts, saltwater fishing boats, ski boats, pontoons, deck boats, jet boats, jon boats, and PWCs.
Visit www.gsevents.com for more information.