IMPORTANT: THE BLESSING OF THE FLEET DATES HAVE CHANGED. IT WILL BE HELD ON MAY 7-9, 2010.
The Blessing of the Fleet is back and bigger than ever! This three-day event will be charged with activies for everyone.
On Saturday night, the City will host a lighted boat parade. The parade route will begin at the tidal gate and go to the Velasco Bridge, then return to and end at the Freeport Municipal Marina. There will be a prize for the best decorated boat.
We will also have a beauty pageant on Saturday. Anyone who lives in Freeport or attends school in Freeport are eligible to enter. There are no age limits. Please see the Beauty Pageant Rules for age divisions and other important information. The beauty pagent will have a nautical theme.
Don't forget your chance to win a boat and trailer with a retail value of over $8,000!! Enter our boat raffle for just $10!! Tickets can be purchased at Freeport City Hall, Visitor's Information Center, Freeport Municipal Golf Course, Texas Gulf Bank (2nd Street location) & Underwater Expeditions.
Blessing of the Fleet Information
Blessing of the Fleet Boat Parade Entry Form
Blessing of the Fleet Beauty Pageant Information
Blessing of the Fleet Beauty Pageant Entry Form & Rules
Blessing of the Fleet Vendor Application