U.S. Rep. Jeff Van Drew (R-2nd) leads the Trump flotilla Sunday, July 5, 2020.

More than a thousand boats in all shapes and sizes floated through the Intracoastal Waterway Sunday to show support for the re-election of President Donald J. Trump.

U.S. Congressman Jeff Van Drew, who is running for re-election in District 2 after switching to the Republican Party earlier this year and pledging his undying support for the president, was the grand marshall of the flotilla.

The mariners gathered in the Great Egg Harbor Bay at noon Sunday, July 5 made their way north through Longport, Margate and Ventnor before ending in Atlantic City at the Flagship Hotel.




Nanette LoBiondo Galloway

Award winning journalist covering news, events and people of Atlantic County for more than 20 years.