Signature Flotilla and Sailor’s Dance & Pool Party


12:30 pm - 2:00 pm


Esplanade Park
400 SW Second St, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33312

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Now in it’s 3rd year, FLoatarama’s signature annual event on June 11, 2022 will feature a Flotilla of 40 decorated boats along the New River  and up the Intra Coastal Waterway  in honor of Pride month, followed by the Sailor’s Dance & Pool Party at the Residence Inn Fort Lauderdale. The Flotilla will feature decorated private and charter vessels, starting in downtown Fort Lauderdale at Esplanade Park at 12.30pm. The Flotilla will come to a finish line at the waterfront Sailors T-Dance and Pool Party at the Residence Inn Fort Lauderdale Intracoastal/Il Lugano.

Funds raised by FLoatarama, a 501(c)3 nonprofit, will go to the “FLoatarama LGBTQ Youth Fund”, supporting vulnerable and disadvantaged LGBTQ youth. The fund is managed by Our Fund Foundation, FLoatarama’s philanthropy partner.100% of all ticket sales will go to the FLoatarama LGBTQ Youth Fund.

Registration for private boats to join the Flotilla is now open, and tickets are also available to participate in the Flotilla on a 65’ double decker vessel donated by Water Taxi.

The waterfront Sailors Dance and Pool Party at Residence Inn Fort Lauderdale Intracoastal/Il Lugano (3333 NE 32nd Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308) is 2.00-6.00pm, featuring legendary San Francisco DJ Matt Consola of SwishCraft Music. Arrive by water or by land!

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About FLoatarama:
FLoatarama, Inc. is a South Florida 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to raising awareness and funds to support vulnerable and disadvantaged LGBTQ+ youth on and around the water in the Venice of America.  Our partnership with Our Fund Foundation, a leader in the LGBTQ+ philanthropic community, ensures the funds we raise achieve the greatest impact in the community.  Our Fund is the 3rd largest LGBTQ+ foundation in the country, granting $1.5M+ annually to worthy non-profit agencies advancing LGBTQ+ causes in South Florida. Funds raised by FLoatarama will go to the “FLoatarama LGBTQ Youth Fund”, supporting vulnerable and disadvantaged LGBTQ youth, primarily in the areas of Education, Homelessness and Personal Development. The fund is managed by Our Fund Foundation and directed by FLoatarama. For more information, visit or email [email protected]

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