City Christmas Boat Parade

Sunday, December 11th, 2022
The City of Hamilton is thrilled to announce that it will be hosting the 2022 City Christmas Boat Parade on Sunday, December 11th.  The City is delighted to reveal that it is working with Kyle Swan of Swan Pyrotechnics Ltd. to bring fireworks back with a BANG at this year’s boat parade which promises to be a mesmerizing spectacle!

There are numerous prizes to be won in the following categories:

  • Best Overall Boat (1st Place) - $1500 Belco Gift Voucher
  • People’s Choice (2nd Place) - $1000 PW Marine Gift Voucher
  • Best Traditional Christmas Message (3rd Place) - $500 Rubis Gift Voucher

Additional trophies will be awarded for the following categories: Best Community Message, Most Original, Most Humorous and Children’s Choice.

Entry into the viewing village and kids zone activities at No.1 Car Park will be free of charge. There will be a host of delicious food and snack options available for purchase as well as warm beverages to keep you cozy while you watch the boats.