Maritime Legacy Days Coming to Coos Bay!

Coos Bay is eager to welcome back Lady Washington, the official tall ship of Washington State, April 11th – 17th, 2018 in conjunction with Maritime Legacy Days, a celebration of our region’s seafaring and shipbuilding heritage! This living history experience will feature demonstrations of tall ship handling, sea shanty singing, maritime amusements and more.

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Mark your calendars now for this exciting series of family-friendly community events! In addition to the dockside vessel walk-on tours, April 11-15, and two-hour *Adventure Sails & *Evening Sails, April 12-15, events will include:

April 6th: Dress like a pirate for Coos Bay Wine Walk! Costume contest and shanty concert by Doo Dad Shanty Boys at Flappers Wine Bar in Old City Hall at 7 PM.

April 12th: Sea Shanty Concert at 7 Devils Brewery by Doo Dad Shanty Boys at 7:30 pm. Proceeds go to Coos Bay Boat Building Center & Historical Seaport.

April 13th: Live music at So It Goes Coffee House by Finnavara and the Nor’Westers beginning at 5 pm.

April 14th: Boardwalk activities with treasure hunt, displays by Coos Bay Boat Building Center, and the Coos Bay March for Science. And maybe there will be mermaids…

Click here to download the full schedule.

*Tickets for Adventure & Evening Sales can be purchased here. All other events are free or available for a small donation

Call 1-800-200-5239 for tickets and information or click here for additional details and the ships’ public schedule. A ticket is not required for vessel walk-on tours.

Please note, that tide conditions and weather could affect arrival date and times. You can follow the Lady Washington’s journey on facebook.com/GHHSA and Twitter:@graysharborhist.


Source: Oregon’s Adventure Coast
Maritime Legacy Days Coming to Coos Bay!