• Sep02
    Maritime Heritage Day

    Saturday, September 2, 2017, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm,

    Registration : Event is free

    Audience: all ages; family-friendly events.

    Celebrate Gloucester Schooner Festival at Maritime Heritage Day on Saturday, September 2, 2017 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. This year we are creating a busy, festive hub of traditional crafters, engaging community organizations in the First Ipswich Bank Pavilion, expert seafood demonstrations, foot stomping music, impossible magic, schooner sails, and fun-filled family activities on Harbor Loop. Enjoy local fare at our food tents. Schooners will be docked nearby at Gloucester House restaurant and the Jodrey State Fish Pier. Admission is free to the event.

    Click here for a partial list of participating organizations and vendors.

  • Sep23
    Trails & Sails: Gloucester Sea Serpent Mash-Up at Maritime Gloucester

    Saturday, September 23, 2017, 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm,

    No Ticket Required : no charge for event

    Audience: Families & General Audience

    Celebrate the 200th Anniversary of the Gloucester Sea Serpent Sighting with Cape Ann Museum and Maritime GloucesterFollowing a mid-day sea serpent sculpture parade from the Cape Ann Museum to Maritime Gloucester, families will create mash-up “sea monsters” with inspiration from the creatures in the newly renovated Sea Pocket Aquarium. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact: programs@maritimegloucester.org.

    This is a joint event with Cape Ann Museum located at 27 Pleasant St, Gloucester. MA, where the morning segment begins at 10:00 am. Participation in both segments is not necessary, but encouraged.