Piscataqua Riverfest 2022

Strawbery Banke Grounds 14 Hancock St., Portsmouth, NH

This family-oriented event is being hosted by the Gundalow Company in partnership with Strawbery Banke Museum. The show will feature; A boat show with many handcrafted vessels, including gorgeous wooden boats made locally; Hands-on ‘how to’ demonstrations from Gundalow Company’s regional nonprofit partners; An evening gala (Friday night, June 3rd)Read More


Ship to Shore: A Maritime Show

Lyme Art Association

The Lyme Art Association’s upcoming exhibition Ship to Shore: A Maritime Show celebrates all aspects of the sea and shoreline life in a broad range of styles and mediums including paintings, prints and sculptures. From coastal scenes and quiet harbors to competitive sailing to marine wildlife, this show featuring members’Read More

#OceanHour Week

Sail Newport Sailing Center Fort Adams State Park, Newport, RI

11th Hour Racing is hosting a unique event on ocean health and sailing at Sail Newport at Fort Adams State Park, June 12-18, 2022. The 11th Hour Racing Team's foiling IMOCA 60 racing yacht, Mālama, will be docked at the Sail Newport pier at Fort Adams, where fans are encouragedRead More

Solstice Race

Rockland Yacht Club 1 Harbor Park, Rockland, ME

Since the late 1990’s the Rockland Yacht Club has held an annual race on the Saturday closest to the longest day of the year. Aptly named the Solstice Race, this event is held around government marks in West Penobscot Bay. Racers can look forward to friendly, spirited competition, and aRead More


WoodenBoat Show

Mystic Seaport 75 Greenmanville Ave., Mystic, CT

The most dynamic wooden boat show in the country, with the premier American maritime museum Mystic Seaport.

$18 – $29

Round Island Regatta

Pierce Island Pierce Island, Portsmouth, NH

Launching from Peirce Island in the south end of Portsmouth, NH, the friendly race is open to paddlers, rowers, and sailors. Spectators and kids are welcome to attend - This is a fun, family-friendly event for all ages and abilities!

$15 – $30

Newport International Boat Show

Newport Yachting Center 20 Commercial Wharf, Newport, RI

The Newport International Boat Show (NIBS), one of the largest and most prestigious boat shows in the country, spans over thirteen acres of historic downtown Newport, Rhode Island. Walk the docks and view a spectacular display of shiny new sailboats and powerboats, some making their first-ever debut in the UnitedRead More


Hartford and Middletown 90th Anniversary Celebration

Middlesex Yacht Club 276 Middlesex Turnpike, Chester, CT

Hartford and Middletown would normally have celebrated their 90th anniversary in 2021 as both were founded in 1931. Because of Covid, they delayed it a year but now it is definitely on. The Middlesex YC has been rented for Saturday, 17 September. They hope representatives from District 1 and fromRead More


Tall Ship Volunteer Open House

Kalmar Nycel Foundation 1124 East 7th Street, Wilmington, DE

Learn to sail, teach, restore, and guide Kalmar Nyckel, The Tall Ship of Delaware. Meet the crew and tour the ship and Copeland Maritime while you explore the Kalmar Nyckel Foundation's training program and volunteer openings. No experience needed. Join our community of more than 200 volunteers. The Kalmar NyckelRead More

Captains’ Quarters: MacMillan and the Far North: Part 1


The Sail, Power, and Steam Museum will host their first “Captains’ Quarters” of the new year at 6:30 pm, Monday, January 16 online through Zoom. Rescheduled from December, this online talk, the first in a 2-part series, will begin with an introduction by Captain Jim Sharp, museum co-founder, as heRead More