Reindeer on the Riverfront and Lighted Boat Parade Returns Fri., Nov. 25

The beloved event returns for holiday fun on the Tennessee Riverfront.

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See festive + colorful boats parade along the Tennessee River at this event.

Photo provided by River City Company

The 42nd Annual Lighted Boat Parade + Reindeer on the Riverfront will return to the Chattanooga Green and Ross’s Landing on Fri., Nov. 25 with fun for people of all ages to enjoy.

Beginning at 4 p.m., live reindeer + Santa will be available for free pictures (attendees are welcome to bring their own cameras for photo opportunities). Fire pits, miniature train rides, food and drink, and art vendors will also be on site.

The Lighted Boat Parade will commence at 7 p.m., featuring over 20 boats decorated in festive + colorful lights. Following the boat parade, fireworks will be launched over the Tennessee River at 8 p.m.

Pro tip: Bring your lawn chairs + blankets to view the boat parade and fireworks.