Boaters will meet at 11:30 a.m in the Ft. Pierce turning basin. Boats will line up behind the FPYC lead boat (sailing vessel Grace). The parade will start at 12:00 noon. Boaters will communicate using Channel 72 while on the water.
The parade will head East up the inlet to the Square Grouper restaurant, then back to the turning basin, turn north and head past the City Marina where they will disperse. All boaters are invited to the Yacht Club as special guests of our club members for a 4th of July Celebration. The doors open at 5:30 p.m. with cocktails available. A 4th of July dinner will be served @ 6:00 p.m. Price is $12 pp & includes grilled chicken, corn on the cob, side dishes and dessert. All participants are also welcome to stay and have a direct waterfront seat to watch the city fireworks @ 9:00 p.m.