Poulsbo Yacht Club Lighted Ships Parade
Saturday, December 11, 2021 marks the 52nd Poulsbo Yacht Club Lighted Ships Parade.  This wonderful event that has become a holiday tradition within our community.   
Along the route (see below) Santa will call out greetings. To have Santa call out a greeting, send a text "Santa" to 360-297-8600 or filled out this form: click here. Be sure to get your email greetings to Santa by Friday, December 10th, in order to be included.
The Parade starts just outside the PYC Marina at 5:00 pm.
  • 4:45  - Leave the dock 
  • 5:00 - Parade starts, fall in behind Rudolf & proceed to downtown Poulsbo.
  • 5:15  - Head south, following the west side of Liberty Bay,
  • 5:50 - Passing Keyport & Cross to Manzanita Bay and through Agate Pass on the east side
  • 7:35 - Suquamish dock then Return back down the west side of Agate Pass
  • 8:25 - Point Bolin & North to Lemolo and the east side of Liberty Bay
  • 9:15 – Parade ends
PYC members note: click here:
PYC members are invited to send off the Lighted Ships on their route from the PYC Marina. Bring horns to give a good blast off from the marina at 5:00 pm. Also, PYC members are invited to vote for their favorite lighted ship in various categories, such as Best Theme, Best Use of Lights, etc.
After the parade, when we return to the PYC Marina, we will gather at the Clubhouse to present the awards, have some mulled wine, and share the leftover snacks from our boats.
If you know of anyone who wants a greeting from Santa send a text message: "Santa" to 360-297-8600
Feel free to contact Bill Whiteley at
(360) 930-9129, if you have any questions.