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Thousands show up to Trump Boat Parade on Lake Murray

The event kicked off with skydivers and followed a 20 mile course on the lake

COLUMBIA, S.C. — The Trump Boat parade kicked off with skydivers as thousands of boaters traveled a 20 mile route on Lake Murray Sunday afternoon. 

The facebook page for the event had over 2,000 people signed up to go. Crowd estimates are between 2000-3000 according to organizers. 

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Thousands of boaters showed up on Lake Murray for the Trump Boat Parade

The parade, which began at 2 p.m., was to honor and support President Donald Trump.

Organizers with the event called it the largest parade in the lake's history. 

No official word on crowd estimate yet.