As you celebrate this special season may your heart be filled with joy and peace. May blessings of the holiday linger in your (boat) home and stay with you throughout the year.
Gangplank Marina looked like a winter wonderland on December 5th for the 24th Annual Parade of Lights festival. Over 20,000 people attended The Wharf to view the in-slip decorated boats as well as the parade. Read more about the event here: http://www.wharfdc.com/press-media/the-wharf-announces-parade-of-lights-winners/ The Gangplank Marina in-slip winners: Best In-Slip – Kathy Heet, “Yellow Rose” 1st Place – Kelly Simon & Tashia McCarty, “Shannon’s Steal” 2nd Place – Joe Henderson, “Blue Skies”… Read More »Parade of Lights In-Slip Winners
This month’s “Peggie” winner is: Gary BlumenthalCongratulations and thanks for being a good neighbor, Gary! Nominations Kathy Heet – Always feeding everybody.Kathy Heet – 1) Tireless good cheer 2) Mysterious gifts and food showing up on all our bows 3) All the thankless work of GPSA this year.Kathy Heet – KH is always very generous. Among other things, she always offers me medicine when I’m sick and brings me free salsa all the time. If… Read More »November 2015 Peg Leg Award Results
Save the date! Parade of Lights (Parade of Lighted Boats) will be on December 5th, 2015. Register your vessel here: http://dcboatparade.eventbrite.com. Let’s go all out this year. Slipholders are highly encouraged to decorate and assistance can be provided upon request. Show DC how Gangplank does the holidays! *GPSA is hosting a decorating day on December 3rd starting at 5pm. We will provide pizza and drinks. For anyone needing help decorating… Read More »Parade of Lights 2015
Southwest, The Little Quadrant That Could recently published a great summary of Tuesday’s SW Waterfront Community Workshop at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel on the Hoffman-Madison Waterfront, LLC (HMW)Planned Unit Development (PUD). Check it out here. GPSA made a good showing at the event, with approximately 20 slipholders in attendance. The GPSA Development Committee met with the HMW team Wednesday morning to further discuss the transition plan for the live-aboard and… Read More »SW Waterfront Community Workshop and GPSA Development Committee Updates