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Inaugural Mississippi River Boat Parade at Peninsula Point Two Rivers Park

June 18 @ 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM CDT

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Inaugural Mississippi River Boat Parade 2022!
Last year Mother Nature kept the water levels too low to do the Inaugural Boat Parade but this year is the year!!!
Free for all!
How can you participate??? There are 2 ways!
1. Just join in the line of boats and cruise the Mississippi River with them in your “Pirate Ship” All participating “Ships” MUST be decorated in the Pirate theme! Let’s Show them how Minnesota can REALLY do a boat parade!
2. Be a spectator! Watch from one of the many local parks bordering the Mississippi River.
The lineup will start at the Anoka/Champlin 169 bridge for boats at 11am (The head boat will have a red flag) Everyone will jump into line, no particular order.
They will head out by 11:15am going West toward Ramsey/Dayton up river, turning around after Elsie Stephens Park in Dayton and heading down river back toward Champlin/Anoka. They will pass the 169 bridge and head toward Coon Rapids and then turning around to head back up river toward Anoka, ending at Peninsula Park.
Parks to view the Parade:
  • Elsie Stephens Park
  • Mississippi West Regional Boat Ramp
  • Kings Island Duck Blinds
  • Mississippi River Community Park
  • Rice Street Beach
  • Mississippi Point Park


June 18
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM CDT
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Mississippi River Boat Parade
(612) 306-8578


Peninsula Point Park
1460 S Ferry Rd
Anoka, MN 55303
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(763) 576-2980

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