SHIP BOTTOM - The 39th Annual Ship Bottom Christmas Parade will take place on Saturday, December 1 at 1 p.m. The parade will run along Long Beach Boulevard from 5th to 25th Street. .
This years theme is "A Great White Christmas." Area community members are encouraged to enter a float for your family, business or organization. There are no registration fees to participate.
There will be a judging stand in front of the Borough Hall. There will be winners in various categories and overall.
This year's Grand Marshall is Tim Hart.
For those who are marching in the parade, buses will be available at the end of parade to transport you back to the 5th St. Please look for the LBI Shuttle buses. The buses will run from 1:30 pm until there is no one else to transport.
This is a great event and draws a huge crowd to celebrate Christmas with the Southern Ocean community.