December 17, 6pm2011 marks the 57th year of the magical Christmas Ship Parade! Enjoy a parade of up to 60 brightly colored boats decorated for the holiday season. The boats will depart from River Place Marina and continue as far as George Rogers Park in Lake Oswego, arriving between 6:15 and 6:30 pm. Make plans to enjoy the sparkle of the colorful flotillas from the shores of the Willamette at beautiful Foothills Park. Event is dependent upon weather and river conditions.