Boaters planning on participating in the 42nd annual Marina del Rey Holiday Boat Parade will be able to sign up with boat parade representatives from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, November 13th, and from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday, November 20th, at the West Marine in the Marina Waterside Center, 4750 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey.

Boaters will also be able to view videos from past boat parades to get inspiration for decorating ideas for their boats.

On Saturday, November 20th, a demonstration on “How to Decorate Your Boat” will be presented by prior “best overall” boat parade winners.

For the first time, the Marina del Rey Holiday Boat Parade will be held on two nights — from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, December 10th, and from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, December 11th.

On Saturday the boat parade will commence with a fireworks display at 5:55 p.m. off the Marina south jetty.

The parade theme for the 2004 Holiday Boat Parade is “Sights and Sounds of the Holidays.”

Information, (310) 670-7130.