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Eastport Yacht Club
Lights Parade
Saturday
December 9, 2017
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Participants

Important Events:

  • Lights Parade Artists' Reception, Sunday, November 12, 2017, 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the EYC Clubhouse
  • Skippers' Meeting, Thursday, December 7, 2017, 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the EYC Clubhouse. Skipper or their alternate MUST attend.
  • EASTPORT YACHT CLUB LIGHTS PARADE Saturday, December 9, 2017, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm on the water!
  • Awards Ceremony/Skippers' Brunch, Sunday, December 10, 2017, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm, at the EYC Clubhouse

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            2016 Participants 

 BOAT NAME SKIPPER THEME DESCRIPTION
 Reverie  Chris Rogers Full Dressed Christmas Tree Our furry Eastport friends decorate a Christmas tree for all Annapolis, Eastport and Westport.

        Defiant One AKA Millennium Falcon

 Jeannie and Bob Waldron Star Wars Celebrating the new Rogue One Star Wars saga, both the Millennium Falcon and a Tie fighter will be descending upon Annapolis for an epic dual of the rebels against the Empire
 Belly Dancer  Mike Mathews  TBD  TBD
NOAA Bay Hydro  LTJG Sarah Chappel  TBD  TBD
Winedown Mike Blinco Polar Bear Express  
 Seize The Bay  Lynne Weise Shelter Animals On Parade Adopt, don't shop for your holiday pet at the AA County SPCA
Freedom Jim Craig Santa and Friends Christmas Jam Band Santa and his Jam Band of Merry Musicians are rocking some Christmas music under the snow and stars
 Blue Ayes  Kieth DeWeese  Santa's Sleigh  
 Summer Haze Robert Larsen The Grinch Stole Christmas  The Grinch in Santa's Sleigh
 April E  David Critcher Severn River Heat vs Snow Miser The Year without a Santa Clause theme specifically focused on the battle between the Snow Miser and the Heat Miser brothers.
Sharon Rose  Sam Moynihan TBD  TBD
Bleu Flue Mike Everitt Lights Spectacular Coordinated lights and music with a Christmas theme
 Bills Power Boat  Bill Phillips  Snoopy the Flying Ace Snoopy the famous WWI flying ace appears again!
But If Not Steve Cyrus Griswald Family Christmas A nautical tribute to the Griswald house from Christmas Vacation
Enzo Joe Pellegrino Santa Claws A Maryland blue crab is transformed into "Santa Claws". He is wearing a red hat, has claws that open and close, his body changes colors from green to blue and has 2 bright yellow eyes.
 Shamrock  Bruce Irvin  Christmas Tree  Lights, music and Christmas tree with visit by Santa and friends
Godspeed Randolph Gilles Happy Holidays from  Fishing Santa Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer lights the way for Santa and his dancing elves as they try to catch the late season rockfish.  Meanwhile, atop the 50 ft decorated Christmas tree, a Dove of Peace carries an olive branch representing Peace on Earth to all.
Annapolis Book Festival Keith Mayes Peace, Joy, Love to Read The Annapolis Book Festival sends peace, joy and love this holiday season and looks froward to the 15th Annapolis Books Festival on Sat, April 8, 2017
Atlas Peter Holden  A Toast to Peace on Earth 21 ft high illuminated champagne glasses and Santa Claus and helpers offering our five foot round inflated planet Earth replica the GIFT OF PEACE for the new year.
 Double Shafted  Matthew Marcy A Salute to Maryland Olympians  
 Tenho  John Day  Christmas  Christmas tree with dancing Snowflakes
Poontang Pontoon Daniel Echavarren Snowman Lighted inflatable snowman on bimini with purple curtain lights around the boat
Yacht Sea Bill Sohan Christmas Christmas Lights and Tree
Sinn Feinn  Jimmy Buckson  St. Michael St. Michael, patron Saint of Law Enforcement
Barnacle Brandon Barniea Easy Breezy Christmas  
BoatUS Foundation Chris Edmonston All We Want for Christmas is a Tow  
Catitude Ray Rosenberg Holiday Lights Holiday Lights
 Nonamé  Brad Hansen Let it Snow Let it Snow  
Longrider James Klimek TBA TBA
no name Mike Summers & Kristen Baird Santa's Sleigh Santa & Mrs. Claus along with Buddy the Elf make their return.
Sea Gypsy IV Emily Tomasini Thankful We are thankful to the town of Annapolis it's visitors for supporting Pirate Adventures during the past 14 seasons and for many more to come!
Assaydeh Kurt Karsten & Jib Edwards The Abominable Snowman Lighting the Tree Everyone has a role they can play to make Christmas a wonderful day! Even the fierce (and socially inept) Bumble, who inspires fear in animals, children and prospective dentists alike, can find a way to contribute toward the joy and loving event that is Christmas. Through the valiant efforts of Yukon Cornelius, and with the help of Hermey's pliers, the Fierce Yeti is tamed and tethered, and he uses his great size to do the thing that no one else can do - place the shining star on top of the brilliantly decorated Christmas tree! Merry Christmas and a Happy Holidays to all
Irie  Kirk Gunn  Spirit of Thomas Point Light Festive Christmas lighthouse shines its light over the Chesapeake Bay 
Sojourner Kevin Ryman Gingerbread House Gingerbread House Outline
Good Golly Molly Riley Jolly Good Golly Lights and various inflatable items, all Christmas theme
TowBoatUS Resolute Dale Plummer Out to Lend a Helping Hand TowBoatUS showing their holiday finest
Sirena James Quick Sea Changes Sea Changes is a Non-Profit organization with the mission to provide recovery from alcohol and drug abuse through transformational sailing experiences.
Blacksheep James Stephens    
no name Chris Wolf Peanuts Charlie Brown Christmas Tree, Snoopy, lights
       
EYC LIGHTS PARADE SUPPORT AND SAFETY VESSELS
 Full Moon  Mike Krisoff  Lights Parade Support Vessel  
 Sherry Lynn Gregory Horne Lights Parade Safety Boat  
 Road Trip Mark Murphy  and       Sandy Grosvenor Lights Parade Judge Boat  
 ErinBrie  Greg Shea Lights Parade Support Vessel  
Damn Locals Adam Leach Ego Alley Control  
High Life  Rich Bowan