80-boat flotilla cruises Rappahannock in support of President Donald Trump

by Tom Chillemi

Boaters showing support for President Donald Trump parade on Urbanna Creek before heading to Carter Creek. Photo by Tom Chillemi

URBANNA—More than 80 boats on Saturday, June 27, joined a parade to support U.S. President Donald Trump. Many of the boats were decorated with multiple American flags, and some sported Trump flags, including ones depicting the 45th president’s image superimposed on a Rambo-style figure.

They circulated through Urbanna Creek before crossing the Rappahannock River and parading on Carter Creek.

Parade organizer Lori Close of Richmond said she got the idea for the parade after learning that Urbanna would not have its traditional Independence Day boat parade due…[to-view-more]