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Christmas in July at the New London Waterfront

July 29 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

July 29th ,  Christmas in July 

Head on down to New London Waterfront Park Saturday, July 29th  for live music, lighted boat parade, food vendors and more!

Do you have a sailboat, power boat, dinghy, or paddle board?  Sign up now to participate in the Christmas in July Lighted boat Parade in New London on the Thames River. There is no entry fee to sign up. To sign up email

8:30pm Lighted Boat Parade – Celebrate Christmas in July with a lighted boat parade at 8pm off of the New London Waterfront Park. The Thames River Water Taxi will lead the Parade with Santa Claus- aka State Representative Anthony Nolan, accompanied by youth from The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club.

Live Music on a barge of the waterfront Park 6- 8:30 pm 

Restaurants and Business specials

Title IX bookstore– offer 15% off instore purchases July 29th from 6pm – 9pm

Skadoodles face painting

Dripping Beads by Karyn

City Dock

Mi Casa Mexican Restaurant #2 –   Tamales, Carne Asada “Mi Casa”. Drink Specials Mai Tai and Martini.

House margarita happy hour 3 to 6 and DJ.

Flavours of Life- The Fair Trade Store–  20 % discount on handmade  fair trade holiday ornaments.

Seafood Delights– Roasted Pork dinner, Slices ham soul food dinner, Seafood dinner and Apple Martin.  Bring a toy to support their toy drive.

Food Trucks 

Roadside Rob- Event Special Mint Chocolate Chip warmed on the Grill.

Mama Emily Sweet treats 

Issa Catering 


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New London Waterfront
1 Waterfront Park St
New London, CT 06320 United States
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