2019 CT Maritime Heritage Festival This Weekend

The 2019 Connecticut Maritime Heritage Festival kicks off today (Sept. 12) on the New London waterfront. The four-day event promotes Connecticut’s maritime heritage and spirit of innovation in conjunction with Connecticut Maritime Heritage Week.

Attendees can experience unique tours aboard a variety of vessels, including U.S. Navy and Coast Guard ships and historic schooners.

Other highlights:

Tours of the Coast Guard Training Ship Eagle

Burning of Benedict Arnold reenactment

Great New London Chowder Challenge

Live Music

Family Arts & Fun Zone


Participating vessels

2019 Participating Vessels