2012 Greenport Maritime Festival Coming Up

USCGC Eagle under sail. Photo/Wikimedia

The 23rd annual Greenport Maritime Festival will be held from September 21-23, 2012, in Greenport, Long Island.

The festival will welcome the Coast Guard training ship Eagle, the Zaida (a 75-year-old sailing vessel used to hunt German subs in WWII) and the Lynx, a replica privateer from the war of 1812. In addition, various historical sites around Greenport will be open to the public.

Other highlights include:

  • parade
  • live music
  • great food
  • local wine & beer
  • kids’ activities
  • vendors
  • Chowder Contest
  • kayak derby
  • Bug Light lighthouse visits
  • pirate-themed presentations
  • carousel rides

Information:

Call: (631-477-2100)

Email: director@eastendseaport.org

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