UPDATED 10:45 AM PT – Saturday, September 5, 2020
Thousands of Trump supporters across the country are hitting the water this Labor Day weekend. From coast to coast, dozens of pro-Trump boat parades are expected to take place over the holiday weekend.
On Saturday in Dubuque County, Iowa, boats showed their “MAGA” pride on the Mississippi river. Boat parades were also held from Fort Walton Beach, Florida to Pensacola. Many boats were also seen in Matagorda, Texas.
— Sheri Metras (@SheriMetras1) September 5, 2020
A parade in Branson, Missouri was even expected to break a world record, with hundreds of boats slated to attend. On Sunday, events will also be held in Lay Lake, Alabama, Erie, Pennsylvania, and San Diego, California.
Trump Boat Parade on Monroe Lake in Indiana! ??⛵️ pic.twitter.com/rxiQCqvUno
— Abigail Marone (@abigailmarone) September 5, 2020
Meanwhile, New Jersey boaters attempted to break a world record with a boat parade in support of law enforcement and President Trump. The “Law Enforcement Officer and Veterans Support Boat Parade” began Saturday morning.
The Guinness World Record listed the largest boat parade as just over 1,000 vessels in size. New Jersey event is aiming for 2,400 boats.
MASSIVE Trump boat parade in New Jersey today!! ??? pic.twitter.com/PJybdVyobo
— Kyle Martinsen (@KyleMartinsen_) September 5, 2020
Event organizers are hoping many people get involved to show support for those who need it amid the turbulent political climate and pandemic.
Tune in to One America News this weekend for ongoing, live coverage of these events!