Great December weather and beautiful lighted boats brought the crowds out last night all along the Laguna Madre in Port Isabel and on South Padre Island! From the judging stands at White Sands to the Pirates Landing Fishing Pier and across the bay to the entertainment district, calm waters and star lit skies was a great back drop for the following winning entries:

Commercial: 1st- Xcape; 2nd- Getaway; 3rd- Double Sunshine
Power Boats 30′ & Over: 1st- Poco Mas; 2nd- Abby; 3rd- US Coast Guard
Power Boats 19-29′: 1st- Panga; 2nd- Sea Nile; Hard Luck- Tom Toy
Power 18′ & Under: 1st- Missy Kay II; 2nd- Golden Boy
Best Overall: Xcape
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Sponsors: Port Isabel Economic Development Council, Port Isabel-South Padre Press, White Sands Motel, Marina & Restaurant, Louie’s Backyard.
Donors: Ramada Limited, White Sands Motor Lodge, Marina & Restaurant, Super 8 Motel, Southwind Inn, Willie Jackson Rentals, Travel Lodge, Hilton Garden Inn, Casa Rosa, Comfort Suites, Palm Street Pier, Mickey’s Chocolate Treats & More, Pirate’s Landing, Manuel’s, Ted’s Restaurant, Louie’s Backyard, Dairy Queen, Cap’n Roy’s, Uchi, PadreRitaville, Marcello’s, Dirty Al’s, Wild Fork, Doubleday’s, La Jaiba, Parrot Eyes, Lavina’s Natural Nail Care, Airtech, Inc., Coleman Hall & Heinze Insurance, White Lumber & Supply, Unum Day Spa, Designer Consigner, Purple Parrot, Quik Stop, Black Dragon Cruises, H.E.B., ArtSea, Ben’s Liquors, Alex Avalos Printing, Radio Shack, Bridgeview Flowers, Island Cinema, Consigning Women, Massage & Healing Arts Center, Museums of Port Isabel, Port Isabel Dental Associates, Silver Breeze, Glazer’s.

For more information, call the Port Isabel Chamber of Commerce at 956/943-2262.