Since 1991, Lake West Chamber of Commerce The Annual St. Patrick's Day Water Parade. The parade is a fun day trip on the water and a perfect way to kick off the Spring boating season! Decorate your boat and join the fleet or take a cruise on the Tropic Island or Celebration Cruise boats. The parade will begin and end at Captain Ron's (34.5 MM) in Sunrise Beach. Optional Breakfast Buffet beginning at 8 am. Boats board at 9:30 am and depart at 10 am. The Lake West Chamber of Commerce has tickets available for the cruise boats on the water for those not putting a boat in the parade.