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24th Annual Greenport Maritime Festival, September 20-22 2013

Tall Ships, Street Fair, Food and Drinks & Fireworks
09/20/2013
East End Seaport and Maritime Foundation in partnership with the Village of Greenport

The Greenport Maritime Festival will be hosted by the East End Seaport & Marine Foundation in partnership with the Village of Greenport.

The Festival, which attracts over 40,000 people annually, features visits by Tall Ships, nautical arts & crafts, classic wooden boats, many activities for children and families, music, pirate shows, local produce and seafood, wines and craft beer, fireworks, and visits to Bug Light, our lighthouse.

Interested in being a Festival sponsor or sponsoring an event? Want to participate? Please contact
maritimefestival2013@gmail.com or call 631-477-2100, ext. 2.

SCHEDULE
(Updated monthly)

Friday, September 20, 2013

10 am-2 pm  Ship Tours – Mitchell Park
10 am-2 pm Sailaway – Mitchell Park

06 – 9 pm


 

Land and Sea Reception – “Land & Sea – A Taste of Greenport” –
East End Seaport Museum – Third Street by ferry dock

Saturday, September 21, 2013

All Day           Classic Ice and Small Boats – Mitchell Park
10 am – 5 pm Ship Tours – Mitchell Park
10 am – 5 pm Information Booths – East End Seaport Museum & Mitchell Park
11 am – 12 pm Opening Day Parade, Blessing of the Waters – Main & Front Streets
11 am – 5 pm Captain Kidd’s Craft Alley – Treasure Chest – Mitchell Park
Street Vendors – Front, Main & First Streets
East End Seaport Museum Open –
“The Bays Around Us – A Tribute to Rachel Carson” Exhibit
  Aquarium stocked with local fish & shell fish -
Third Street by Ferry Dock
Railroad Museum Open – Fourth Street across from Railroad Turntable
Old Greenport Jail Open – Exhibit & Tours – Carpenter Street
Blacksmith’s Workshop Open – Front Street

CPR Training North Fork Volunteer Rescue Squad Association – Claudio’s Parking Lot

Zaida viewing – Mitchell Marina
Kings of the Coast Pirate Show – Mitchell Park

 

1 pm            Music – Main Street & Central Avenue
1-3 pm   “Thar She Blows!” – Greenport’s whaling exhibit – Stirling Historical
                           Society – Ireland House on Main Street
1-4 pm Lecture – Old School House on Front Street
2-3 pm Music – Claudio’s Clam Ba
2-6 pm  Kayak Derby – Harbor Front
3 pm  Music – Claudio’s Main Street Parking Lot
3-4 pm “Kings of the Coast” Pirate Show – Mitchell Park
3-5 pm Sailaway – Mitchell Park

4-5:30 pm

9:00 pm                              Fireworks Display

Boat Trip & Visit to Bug Lighthouse

Sunday, September 22, 2013

All Day         Classic Ice and Wooden Boats – Mitchell Park
  Carousel – Mitchell Park
  Camera Obsura – Mitchell Park
10 am – 2 pm Ship Tours – Mitchell Park
10 am – 5 pm Information Booths – East End Seaport Museum & Mitchell Park
10 am, 12 & 2 pm Schooner Samantha Sailaways – Mitchell Marina
11 am – 5 pm Street Vendors – Front, Main & First Streets

 

 

East End Seaport Museum Open –
“The Bays Around Us – A Tribute to Rachel Carson” Exhibit
  Aquarium stocked with local fish & shell fish -
Third Street by Ferry Dock
Railroad Museum Open – Fourth Street across from Railroad Turntable
Old Greenport Jail Open – Exhibit & Tours – Carpenter Street
Blacksmith’s Workshop Open – Front Street

CPR Training North Fork Volunteer Rescue Squad Association – Claudio’s Parking Lot

Zaida viewing – Mitchell Marina
Kings of the Coast Pirate Show – Mitchell Park
Dory Race – Harbor Front
12 pm Music – Claudio’s Main Street Parking Lot
12 -1 pm “Kings of the Coast” Pirate Show – Mitchell Park
1-2 pm  Snapper Fishing Contest – Ages 8 & Under – Mitchell Park
1-3 pm Chowder Contest – Chase Bank Parking Lot
1-4 pm Snapper Fishing Contest – Ages 9-16 – Mitchell Park
2-3 pm Music – Claudio’s Clam Bar
2-6 pm “Kings of the Coast” Pirate Show – Mitchell Park
3 pm Sailaway – Mitchell Park
4-5:30 pm Boat Trip & Visit to Bug Lighthouse
4 pm        Eastern Long Island Hospital “Dream Green” Raffle Drawing – Mitchell Park
4-6 pm   Festival Raffle Drawing – Mitchell Park
4:30 pm Festival Closing Time

 

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