‘Twas a night in December – the harbor aglow
With dozens of boats set to put on a show!
Their rigging and decks strung with lights to glitter
And people on shore poised for Facebook and Twitter!
And I and my wife with our kiddies in tow
Were awaiting the start of a wondrous light show,
When from the Maritime Center there arose a great roar
And I had to find out just what it was for.
The Light Up the Night Parade Party was swinging
With the Rotary Club of Charleston hosting.
The Holiday Boat Parade they did cheer
As it began again for the 36th year. Read more