Winterfest Flashback to 1991, our 20th Anniversary

Parade Theme: “Reflections on the Water

Grand Marshal: Joan Rivers

1991 Grand Marshal Joan Rivers
Grand Marshal Joan Rivers with Winterfest Chairman Joe Millsaps and WSVN’s Charlie Folds


1991 Poster

Boat Parade Chairman: Fred Perry

Ball Chairs: Mr. & Mrs. Emmett McTigue

Shoreline Chairman: Steve Casper (thru Realtors)

Chairman of the Board: Joseph Millsaps

Executive Director: Carol L. Hobbs

Executive Assistant: Dawn Read


The festival reclaims its former and better-known name, WINTERFEST, and focuses on producing events that brought success to the festival.

Swap Shop Circus Barge, complete with elephants, bears, acrobats and clowns as well as a Broward County Transit floating bus with teen idols Jennie Garth and Ian Ziering of Beverly Hills 90210 sitting on top are in the parade.

The Black Tie Ball and Blockbuster Bowl Reception attracts 700 guests entertained by the Four Tops.

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