Tenney Lock Hours Extended for 2nd Annual Dane Buy Local Venetian Night ~ A Boat Parade of Lights on

August 30, 2010
Darren Marsh, Director Dane County Parks 608-224-3766
Land & Water Resources

Tenney Lock hours will be extended until 11:30 p.m. on Sunday, September 5, 2010, to accommodate boaters participating in the 2nd Annual Dane Buy Local Venetian Night ~ A Boat Parade of Lights on Lake Mendota.

The parade, starting at dusk, is scheduled to begin at Maple Bluff Beach, then on to Tenney Park Lock, and then James Madison Park, finally ending at UW Memorial Union.  Evening fireworks will be presented from the Edgewater Hotel and centered between the Memorial Union and James Madison Park

For more information regarding the parade of boats, please visit the Venetian Night website at www.danebuylocal.com.