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  • Aug30
    Celebrate Maritime Heritage Day at Maritime Gloucester!

    Celebrate Maritime Heritage Day at Maritime Gloucester!

    Saturday, August 30, 2014, 9:30 am

    Registration : Events on Schooner Way and Webster Pier are free and open to the public; admission to the Galleries and Touch Tank Aquarium are half-price for the day!

    Audience: All ages

    Maritime Gloucester will host its annual Heritage Day celebration from 9:30am to 3:00 pm. The event is free to the public. Over 25 artisan vendors and community organizations will be set up on Schooner Way and down Webster Pier with demonstrations and family activities. The traditional Celtic duo, Meridian will take the Boat House Stage at 11:30 am and 1:00 pm. Schooners will be available for dockside tours.  Refreshments available onsite. In celebration of Schooner Festival, Maritime Gloucester’s exhibits and aquarium will be open throughout the day for half-price admission! 

    Great, fun event for families and visitors to Gloucester Schooner Festival weekend. Maritime Gloucester is also the hub of activity for the Schooner Festival. If you are interested in sailing on a traditional schooner, tickets will be available online or in the Maritime Gloucester gift shop.

    For a complete schedule of Schooner Festival activities, please click here