The Crystal Coast Christmas Flotilla features boats, yachts, oars, kayaks and commercial vessels decorated for the season. The decorated boats can be seen at 5:30 p.m., on the Morehead City waterfront and at 6:15 p.m., on the Beaufort waterfront. All decorated boats are judged and cash prizes for excellence and creativity are awarded at the Awards Party after the Flotilla in the Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center located across the street from the museum.

Boats may register to participate in the Flotilla by phone or mail, and until noon on Saturday, Dec. 5, by calling (252) 728-2762. Entry fee to participate.


315 Front Street
Beaufort, NC 28516

(252) 728-7317

Updated October 2, 2020

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