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Celebrating our Nation’s Independence Day from a Boat!!!!

By: Donna Chance, Texas Marine Writer / Blogger

Celebrating the 4th with Friends and Family

There are so many unique ways to celebrate the birth of our great nation, on the 4th of July. Many families love to do backyard BBQ’s with home spun fireworks displays. Others can’t wait to go out to patriotic parties, watch patriotic movies or attend one of the many world class fireworks shows! ? They take place in cities and towns all across America!

Kemah Fireworks Show Top 10 In The Nation

This year a local area event has won the honor of becoming one of the Top #10 firework shows in the nation to watch from a boat! It was the Kemah Boardwalk’s 4th of July Fireworks Show in Texas. The very best way to see this show is from your boat. If you have one, do not miss this one of a kind experience. It is well worth the effort. If you do not have one go check out the many exciting boats that texasmarine.com has to offer. Can you imagine being out on Galveston Bay in a 2019 Avalon 25′ Catalina Entertainment with its own fiberglass bistro. It is like having your own all inclusive resort on the water. This pontoon island has 4 barstools, 2 front and back cabana loungers for watching the fireworks from! To read the full article on the “Top 10” events in the U.S. CLICK HERE! Also, check out this gorgeous image of the event courtesy of Landry Inc.

Rock the Dock Party

Also, the Rock the Dock party on the 4th at the boardwalk is wildly popular and shaping up to be the best one yet. There will be bands like Diamond Jack playing out on the boardwalk with lots of other great activities going on before the show begins at 9:30 pm, over Galveston Bay. The boardwalk is loaded with plenty of other stuff to do as well. If you are hungry there is several restaurants to choose from like the Aquarium Restaurant, The Flying Dutchman, Bills Burgers of New York, Bubba Gump, Landry’s Seafood and more. There is also plenty of snack shops from funnel cakes to Starbucks, whatever you could want is there. For those wishing to stay overnight there is a hotel to stay at, right on the Boardwalk.

Plenty to Do

The Kemah Boardwalk itself has so much to do and you will not be able to finish it all. There are various entertainment stages, wild rides, amusements, a train, a marina, a general store, cruising, remote control boat pond, games galore, a fantastic zipline and the famous Boardwalk Bullet rollercoaster. For more info on attending the celebrations CLICK HERE