Spend America's birthday in Hiawassee and watch the annual 4th of July Boat Parade on Lake Chatuge. Enjoy the rest of the day on this beautiful TVA lake.
Boaters line up behind the Grand Marshall for the parade start at 10:00 a.m. at Nantahala Bay. No wake, and boats must fly a U.S. flag. Additional patriotic decorations are encouraged. Boats must have a number issued by the Grand Marshall to be considered for judging. Prizes are awarded for most creative, and most red, white and blue.
Spectators can enjoy the parade from the Towns County Recreation Center, Anderson Bridge and the Georgia Mountain Fair Campgrounds.The parade ends at the Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds with a hot dog cookout.
Hours of Operation
Thursday: 10:00AM - 2:00PM
Admission & Fees
Admission Fee Free
Parking on Site
Family-friendly, Free Admission , Pets Accepted
Suitable for Ages
Family Friendly, Fourth of July, Outdoors & Nature