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4th of July Boat Parade

  • Charlie's On Prior 3950 Green Heights Trail Southwest Prior Lake, MN, 55372 United States (map)

The Parade is held on the 4th of July at 1:00p.m. Registration forms can be downloaded here or picked up at the Knotty Oar Marina. All registrations must be completed and returned to the Marina in order to receive a parade number. Entrants must display their parade number on both sides of their watercraft.

Boats gather on Upper Prior near Charlie’s on Prior. Judging takes place at 1:00 from a courtesy pontoon (thanks to the Knotty Oar Marina). Once judging is complete, the sheriff and the judging pontoon will lead the decorated boats under the bridge and past Lakefront Park.

Prizes are donated by the Knotty Oar Marina and other local businesses and, are awarded in three categories: pontoons, personal watercraft and runabouts (fishing, skiing, deck boats, etc.). Prizes must be picked up at the Knotty Oar Marina.

Earlier Event: July 1
Ice Cream Social on Prior Lake
Later Event: July 4
4th of July Fireworks