The straw boater hat is a piece of classic American history that was commonly worn at sailing or boating events. Wear this hat for the 4th of July, your next parade, or a day on the lake. It can also put the finishing touch on your 1920s costume. Whether for costume or fashion, this quality straw hat is sure to be a hit. The thick elastic sweatband makes for a comfortable fit and will keep you dry while you wear this stylish hat to parades, performances, and parties.