Christmas on the Bayou is a success every year as the result of a lot of caring people. The Bayou Bernard Boating Club, Inc. could not host this event without the help of the following people and organizations:Corporate and Business Sponsors (see the list on our Home Page) who donate time, money, products, and services to assist us.

Judges who decorate their homes and take the time to evaluate the parading boats to make the competition interesting and fun.

Boat owners and Participants who spend their time and money to put on the fantastic light show on the bayou.

The City of Gulfport and the Gulfport Police Department who support our efforts and arrange for the public viewing space,seating, and safety.

The US Coast Guard, The Department of Marine Resources, The Harrison County Sheriff’s Departmentwho mark and patrol the waterway insuring a safe passage for all of the participants.

Our Board of Directors and other folks who have, over the years, helped in many ways:

Craig Nicholls
Teenie Barnett
Larry and Melanie Clark
Jim and Shirley Hardaman
Greg and Laura Jantsch
Phillip and Margo Dalrymple
Don and Julie Norris
Dave Scott
Misty Valesquez
Jack Wittmann
Joe Sorbet
Linda Goodwin
Bob Cook
Jennifer Wittmann
Larry Ray
Malcom Snell
Jane Ann Lizana
Briana Scott
George Fiegenbaum

I’m sure there are others that we have left out!

Our Compliments and Thanks to everyone who helps in making this event a delightful experience for all involved.