Grand Marshal Reception

The 2022 Grand Marshal Reception has entered the history books!

Coming in 2023, this page will be updated with all the exciting details of the next Winterfest Grand Marshal Reception.
We’ll see you then!

The 2022 Grand Marshal Experience presented by Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center | University of Miami will be hosted at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. This Winterfest Celebration welcoming our Grand Marshal includes dignitaries and celebrities who join us at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino to celebrate, Winterfest style.


Say “Bye Bye Bye” to just one and plan on being more than “Satisfied” with three Florida – based Grand Marshals for Winterfest 2022 – Taylor Dayne, Joey Fatone and Chris Kirkpatrick.

2022 Grand Marshals for the Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Boat Parade - Taylor Dayne, Joey Fatone and Chris Kirkpatrick
Co-Grand Marshals: Taylor Dayne, Joey Fatone and Chris Kirkpatrick

Many local VIPs, dignitaries, and sponsors will be on hand to welcome this year’s celebrity Co-Grand Marshals. Fort Lauderdale’s Mayor, Dean Trantalis, will give the Co-Grand Marshals a key to our beautiful city and Riverwalk, Inc. will present a brick in his/her name(s) for the Riverwalk Celebrity Walk of Fame on the banks of the staging area of the Parade.

Please view photos of our 2021 Grand Marshal Mario Lopez, and past Grand Marshals: Brett Michaels, Huey Lewis, Big & Rich, PITBULL, Flo Rida, Deborah Norville, Barry Gibb, Brooke Burke, Kim Kardashian, Alonzo Mourning, Jim Belushi, Lorraine Bracco, Frankie Valli, Randy Jackson, Shaquille O’Neal, Ryan Hunter-Reay, and many more on our Facebook page.

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Hollywood, FL logo
Republic National Distributing Company logo
RNDC Brand logos for 2022

This is a private reception to honor our Grand Marshal. Become a  Sponsor – Get Invited! SPONSORSHIPS are available with this event. The event includes honoring our Jr. Captain from the Winterfest Foundation.

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