Saturday, November 25th, 2017
Finish up the rest of your Thanksgiving leftovers and head over to downtown Mystic for a full day of holiday magic.
2PM: Don’t miss your opportunity to welcome Santa to the Connecticut shoreline after his long voyage all the way from the North Pole in his 60′ tugboat!
6 PM: Gather around the majestic Christmas tree found in Mystic River Park for the official tree-lighting of 2017!
6-8PM: The Mystic Museum of Art invites you to their riverside patio Viewing Party to enjoy live music and light refreshments while start your holiday shopping at the Holiday Gift Show! Bonus- MMoA’s riverside patio offers prime viewing of the Holiday Lighted Boat Parade!
6:20PM: If you haven’t claimed your spot on the MMoA’s riverside patio then head to the bridge or to the many areas along the Mystic River downtown to catch the Holiday Lighted Boat Parade. Admire the beautifully decorated vessels as they parade down the river before returning the Mystic River Park for the official judging! Boats will be judged on various factors and prizes will be awards for Most Charismatic Crew, Innovative Vessel, Best Dressed Vessel and Miss Mystic Vessel of Grandeur.
For more information regarding this event CLICK HERE