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13 Aug 2013

Connecticut Schooner Festival Launches Education Effort to Highlight State’s Maritime Heritage

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State of Connecticut comes aboard as major sponsor GROTON, Conn. (August 12, 2013) – Educating students about the state’s rich maritime heritage and its role in the development... (more)

12 Aug 2013

Ticket Confirmation

Thank you for purchasing tickets to the Great New London Chowder Challenge! You can receive your tickets by going to The Frame Shop at 239 Bank Street Rear,... (more)

02 Aug 2013

Sunday: September 15th

10 a.m. – 3 p.m. – Sand sculptures and monster mural Sometime in the late morning, the schooners will form a parade of sale and leave the harbor

02 Aug 2013

Saturday: September 14th

9 a.m. 10:30 a.m. Schooners available for viewing. 9:30 a.m. – Captains Meeting Aboard Mystic Whaler at City Pier 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. – Schooners Available For... (more)

02 Aug 2013

Friday: September 13th

New London FRIDAY 9 a.m. Boarding – Schooners depart Mystic Seaport 12 p.m. – Sand sculpting begins on New London’s Waterfront Park with chance for young people to participate... (more)

02 Aug 2013

Thursday: September 12th

Dockside education programs for students from Connecticut schools at Mystic Seaport Plein air painting competition begins at various locations in Mystic Sand Sculpturing begins on the waterfront at... (more)

02 Aug 2013

Wednesday: September 11th

Ships arrive and dock at Mystic Seaport Plein air painting competition begins at various locations in Mystic Ships open for viewing to Seaport visitors

31 Jul 2013

VIRGINIA AND ALABAMA JOIN CONNECTICUT SCHOONER FESTIVAL

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ADDITIONAL SHIPS ALSO INCLUDE SOPHIA CHRISTINA AND TREE OF LIFE FROM RHODE ISLAND, PERCEPTION FROM MARTHA’S VINEYARD AND ADVENTURE FROM GLOUCESTER NEW LONDON, Conn. (July 30, 2013) –... (more)

30 Jul 2013

Virginia and Alabama Join Connecticut Schooner Festival

Additional ships also include Sophia Christina and Tree of Life from Rhode Island, Perception from Martha’s Vineyard and Adventure from Gloucester NEW LONDON, Conn. (July 30, 2013) –... (more)

29 Jul 2013

Schooner Festival Awards Dinner

The Schooner Festival Awards Dinner will be held on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013 at the Port ‘N Starboard Ocean Beach Park. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres will be served... (more)