Holiday flotilla lights up Wrightsville Beach
Posted November 28, 2010
Wrightsville Beach, N.C. — Residents and visitors in Wrightsville Beach Saturday were treated to an oceanside holiday tradition. The 27th annual NC Holiday Flotilla lit the night with a decorated boat parade along the Intracoastal Waterway, Motts Channel and Banks Channel followed by a fireworks finale.
On Sunday, the following flotilla winners were announced:
Best In Show
Boat: Reel Hot
Theme: Christmas Snow Globes and Once In a Blue Moon
Captains: Paula Sturdy and Van Marr of Wrightsville Beach
Best Power boat less than 26 ft.
Boat: Bottom Line
Theme: Dragon Pulls Santa
Captain: Skip Wilson of Wilmington
Best Power boat greater than 26 ft.
Boat: Primo Bambino
Theme: Christmas In New York
Captain: Kendra Homer of Wilmington
Boat: Los Brisas
Theme: Christmas Tree
Captain: Frank Lindsey of Wilmington
Best In Costumes and Crew Spirit
Theme: Santa's Sleigh
Captain: Brady Semmel of Wilmington
Sturdy and Marr won a 5-day, 4-night trip to Costa Rica.