• Aug22
    Stop, Drop and Sail-Date Night Aboard the Schooner Ardelle

    Friday, August 22, 2014, 6:00 pm

    Tickets : SAIL TICKETS $36 FOR MARITIME GLOUCESTER MEMBERS, $40 NON-MEMBERS CHILD ACTIVITIES (AGES 4+) $7 PER CHILD FOR MEMBERS, $10 PER CHILD FOR NON-MEMBERS. (DINNER NOT PROVIDED.) DINNER ONBOARD $10 PER PERSON.

    Audience: SAIL FOR ADULTS ONLY, CHILD ACTIVITIES (AGES4+) AT MARITIME GLOUCESTER

    Parents enjoy a beautiful summer sail around Gloucester Harbor while the kids (ages 4+) stay on-shore with Maritime Gloucester education staff for fun activities in our Touch Tank Aquarium. 

    Want to make it dinner and a sail? We've teamed up with Beach Gourmet to offer picnic dinners. Entree choices include: Seared Salmon & Potato Salad, Pepper Stuffed with Quinoa Salad, and Roast Beef Sandwich with Caramelized Onions, Arugula & Horseradish Aioli. Dessert included.  Cash bar available onboard.

    Please arrive at 5:30 and check in at our front desk.

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  • Aug29
    10th Annual Fundraising Gala Event (formerly the Bluenose Gala)

    Friday, August 29, 2014, 6:30 pm

    Tickets and Sponsorships : Tickets: $150 per person. Sponsorship levels: Captain $5,000 (includes 10 tickets); First Mate $2,500 (includes 8 tickets); Bosun $1,200 (includes 4 tickets); Crew $600 (includes 2 tickets)

    An Evening Under the Spars: Navigating the Future

    Join us for an elegant evening on our pier surrounded by classic schooners.  

    Cocktails, Hors d'oeuvres, Raw Bar, and Dessert. 

    Entertainment by Linda Amero.

    Proceeds from the event support the educational programs and operation of Maritime Gloucester.  Our mission is to inspire students and visitors to value marine science, maritime heritage, and environmental stewardship through hands-on education and experiences.

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  • Aug30
    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 be 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

     
  • Sep20
    Gloucester Harbor Race

    Saturday, September 20, 2014, 8:00 am

    Register Today! : $25 per person before August 30th; $30 after August 30th.

    Annual Rowing Harbor Race.  We welcome pilot gigs, whaleboats, dories, and other traditional rowing craft.  This is a  3+ mile triangular course in historic Gloucester harbor.

    8:00 a.m. Registration (pre-registration is encouraged)

    9:00 a.m. Captain/Cox Meeting

    9:30 a.m. Race Start 

    $30 per person; $25 with advance registration (received by August 30th) 

    Click for details. 

    Register Today!