Independence Day Celebration Fireworks and Boat Parade

celebrate independence day with this full-day annual event on lake thurmond!

Come join us for a community Patriotic Boat Parade & Fireworks hosted by Plum Branch Yacht Club and organized by the McCormick Chamber of Commerce and the Thurmond Lake Sail & Power Squadron.

Registration to participate in the Boat Parade must be done in advance by Noon on Friday, July 5, 2019. To register call Commander Dave Kelley at 864-391-8173 or e mail: davebkelley@gmail.com or the Chamber of Commerce at 864-852-2835.

Put your best patriotism ideas on display by decking out those boats. Last year we had approximately 30 boats — lets make it 50 this year! Show that Lake Thurmond spirit and float your boat in front of the judges.

Gathering time with your boat will be 12:30 at Buoy 62 and parade by judges starts at 1 p.m. Award presentations will follow the parade at the Plum Branch Pavilion. Food will be available, games and entertainment.