Fort Lauderdale, FL (November 8, 2016) – Fort Lauderdale’s Winterfest Boat Parade is the most anticipated event of the holiday season in South Florida. The greatest show on H2O, hosted by Pitbull, will take place on Saturday, December 10, 2016, and North Beach Village Resort wants to ensure you, your friends and family have a front row seat!


This year’s family-friendly Minion-themed boat parade viewing party will feature live entertainment, pictures with Santa, food, drinks, vendor booths, local artists, and of course, the procession of the world’s most watched boat parade. In the spirit of this year’s boat parade theme, Cartoon and Comics, guests are encouraged to arrive in Minion costumes.


“We are so excited to host our annual boat parade viewing party in the village,” said Christine Sposa, Director of Sales and Marketing at North Beach Village Resort. “The Winterfest Boat Parade is such a unique holiday tradition, and we are happy to provide both locals and visitors with a prime waterfront viewing location.”


General admission tickets will offer guests admission into the viewing party located on the Intracoastal Waterway. Seating will not be provided. Guests are encouraged to bring their own chairs and blankets. Food and beverage will be available for purchase. General admission tickets are $20 in advance and $30 at the door. Tickets for children under 12 years old are $10 in advance and $15 at the door.


VIP tickets include admission into the viewing party, premiere seating in a tented area, complimentary hot hors d’oeuvre stations, multiple desserts and Jack Frost Martinis. A full cash bar will also be available. VIP tickets begin at $70 and increase to $90 after December 1, 2016. A limited number of VIP tickets will be available.


The event will take place from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the North Beach Village Resort Intracoastal Waterway viewing area located at 557 Bayshore Drive, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304.


To purchase tickets visit Online ticket sales end at 11:55 p.m. on December 8, 2016. For more information, call (754) 229-3870.


About North Beach Village Resort

North Beach Village Resort is a collection of 17 mid-century modern boutique hotels located just a few steps from Fort Lauderdale Beach. Resort guests have access to numerous amenities such as oversized rooms with kitchen appliances, flat screens, plus a practical living space that allows guests to vacation on their own terms. Additional North Beach Village Resort offerings include the relaxed yet distinguished Village Café, Village Design, a full service spa, two fitness centers, the Village Shoppe, energizing Village Yoga, bicycle rentals for unguided escapades along the coast, a multitude of crystal blue pools, complimentary wifi, and more! Visit