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2017 Madeira Beach Boat Parade

2017 Madeira Beach Boat Parade

December 9th, 2017  •  6:30pm starts at ROC Park / Madeira Beach Recreation Complex
This is a city wide celebration for the holiday season.  It kicks off in our loved ROC Park at 6:30pm.  The parade then travels through almost every finger of Madeira Beach to show off the holiday spirit.  It ends in John’s Pass.

ROC Park is a great place to view the parade along the seawall areas.  The park will also have holiday music, food and spirits to enjoy. Plenty of room and parking available.

Here are some of last year’s holiday boats and of course Santa & Mrs. Claus:

Summer fun on Madeira Beach

It is SUMMER!!!! Time for some fun in the sun with your family and friends. Coming in from out of town? The beach is full of activities come stay in play. Bring your BOAT (afforadable storage and boat ramp at Madeira Beach Marina). (See some hotel options below)  EVENTS & ACTIVITIES in Madeira Beach: June… Continue Reading

Veteran’s Boat Parade Seeking Sponsors, Volunteers and Boats

Veteran’s Boat Parade Seeking Sponsors, Volunteers and Boats

MADEIRA BEACH – The 20th annual Veterans Boat Parade is seeking sponsors and volunteers to help with the annual event, which is set Saturday, Nov. 12. Help is needed in all areas from planning to coordinating related events, web development, publicity, social media, fundraising, correspondence, set-up and tear-down, and booth supervision. The annual parade honors… Continue Reading

Old Salt Fishing Foundation – Making a Difference

Old Salt Fishing Foundation – Making a Difference

OLD SALT FOUNDATION: MAKING A DIFFERENCE While not everyone “gets it” eventually many come to understand that the essence of life is not about our collections of stuff, or even our collections of experiences. We eventually discover that fulfillment, joy and satisfaction are products of the sense of having “made a difference” in life, in… Continue Reading

WANTED: The Best Seafood in Pinellas County

WANTED: The Best Seafood in Pinellas County

Madeira Beach, FL August 3, 2016 – The 35th Annual John’s Pass Seafood Festival is announcing the 3rd Annual Chef Showdown. We all know St. Petersburg has the best seafood restaurants. But this is a chance for local restaurants to prove they’re the best and be named “Best Seafood in the County.” Local chefs will… Continue Reading

Fathers Day Weekend BBQ & Fishing

Fathers Day Weekend BBQ & Fishing

Radio station 102.5 The Bone and Old Salt Fishing Foundation are teaming up again to bring BBQ & fishing to Madeira Beach again this Fathers Day weekend. The 3 day waterfront festival plays host to one of the largest BBQ competitions in the Southeast, a fishing tournament with $50,000 up for grabs, a kids fishing rodeo… Continue Reading

23rd Annual Spring King of the Beach

23rd Annual Spring King of the Beach

This event is so much more than just fishing. It is a 3 day waterfront festival with all types of marine and art vendors, food with local flavor, live music, boat displays and a kids zone. “Combining a community festival into our tournament seamed natural to us. Fishing is part of our community, so we… Continue Reading

EASTER in Madeira Beach

EASTER in Madeira Beach

There are two churches in Madeira Beach both having fantastic services this EASTER. Church by the Sea has an early morning Sunrise service held at John’s Pass Village at 7am.  Bring your lawn chairs and gather at the main boardwalk entrance, by the Fisherman Lost at Sea sculpture. Join them for a great morning of… Continue Reading

Spring Break Festival in Mad Beach

Spring Break Festival in Mad Beach

The Gulf Beaches Rotary Club in partnership with City of Madeira Beach will host the Annual Spring Break Waterfront Festival, which will take place in the city’s newly renovated Recreation Complex & ROC Park located at 300 Municipal Drive from Thursday, March 17 through Sunday, March 20, 2016. This 4-day, fun-filled event will offer a… Continue Reading