29th Annual East End Maritime Festival
The East End Maritime Festival is back this weekend celebrating their 29th anniversary from September 21-23.
The festivities kick off with the Land and Sea Gala on Friday night from 6:30-9:30pm, September 21 with 23+ local restaurants, a half dozen wineries, and more showcasing all Greenport has to offer on the grounds of the Greenport Yacht and Shipbuilding Co. Admission is $105 for museum members & $125 for non-members.
Is your Friday night already booked? The Maritime Festival continues with myriad events both weekend days. Saturday morning features a parade through downtown Greenport and introduces this year's Grand Marshal. Followed by music and entertainment in Mitchell Park, displays of classic wooden boats, wood carving and model ship building demonstrations and film screenings at the local Greenport Cinema. Sunday includes a children's Mermaid and Pirate breakfast, family activities throughout the village, and a snapper fishing contest for kids. And on both days you can enjoy live music, delicious food, and a sail to Bug Light. For a complete calendar of details, visit http://www.eastendmaritimefestival.org