Friday, October 31, 2014 - Sunday, November 2, 2014
Chestertown Wilmer Park
Chestertown , MD
Note: Please always check the event website to confirm event details.
Downrigging weekend marks the end of the sailing season for schooner Sultana and celebrates maritime culture, wooden boats and the Chesapeake Bay. The festival is held in Chestertown, Maryland, where visiting tall ships gather along the waterfront and provide tours and public sails.
The weekend is full of activities, with live music, lectures, social events, art exhibits, activities for children, and the beautiful illumination of the fleet on Friday and Saturday evenings. There are also fireworks on Saturday night.