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This party is on the water: Cross Lake Floatilla Fun

Summer is here and it’s time for some Cross Lake Floatilla fun. The biggest boat party in the area happens on June 19, 2021. Admission is free. Bring your boat and spend the day chilling on the water and making new friends. The fun grows from year to year and their looking for more boats to participate this year.

There are many events planned in addition to floating around Cross Lake. A T-Shirt Party occurs on the Cove on Cross Lake on Friday, June 11 from 5:00pm-7:00pm. Registration for many of the events occurs at the Pre-Party on Friday at Bayou Daiquiri (5771 S. Lakeshore Dr.) from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm. You can register for all of the Cross Lake Floatilla fun.

On Cross Lake Floatilla Day on Saturday June 19…

If you play cards, participate in the Poker Run for $20 a hand from Noon – 2:00 pm. All hands must be turned in at the American Legion Post 14 by 3:00 pm.

Decorate your boat and enter the contest. Go all out to stand out and you can win cash prizes. Registration is $10. The contest parade sails at 4:00 pm.

If you don’t have a boat… no problem. Enjoy music and the boat parade from the shore. Come out to the headquarters at the American Legion Post 14 at 5315 South Lakeshore Drive in Shreveport. At dusk, watch the biggest fireworks ever for the Cross Lake Floatilla blast off over the lake. T-shirts, food and beverages will be available all day.

The party runs from 11:00 am until 10:00 pm

Check out the Facebook page for all the details.

Laissez Les bons temps Flotteur! “Let the Good Times Float”

Related Topic: There are many fun things to do around the area, check them out on our Things to Do page.

Also happening in June…

Hop in the car and see the Sunflower Trail

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