Lady Washington Sets Sail for Wooden Boat Festival

The brig Lady Washington, the official ship of Washington state, will appear at the 38th Annual Wooden Boat Festival in Port Townsend. The ship arrives in Port Townsend Sept. 3 and will offer tours and excursions during the festival dates of September 5-7. The square-rigged vessel will berth at the Northwest Maritime Center dock. The appearance is the first by … read more »

Tall Ships Schedule September Return to Grays Harbor Ports

Grays Harbor’s two tall ships return to their home port of Aberdeen next month for public tours and sailings before heading to California for their 2014-2015 tour of Golden State ports. Hawaiian Chieftain arrives at Seaport Landing on Sept. 4 for brief stay through Sept. 7. In addition to making final preparations for California, she’ll offer public tours on Friday, … read more »

Tall Ships’ Fall 2014 Schedule of California Stops Announced

The tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain have announced stops for their Fall 2014 tour of California ports. Lady Washington will arrive in the San Francisco Bay Area October 10 visit six ports on the California coast through December 16, 2014. Here is Lady Washington’s schedule: 10/10-19: Oakland 10/20-11/5: San Francisco 11/6-19: Half Moon Bay 11/20-30: Moss Landing 12/2-8: … read more »

Seaport Landing Needs Volunteers for ‘Salty Saturdays’ Parties

Seaport Landing is asking members of the Grays Harbor community to volunteer their time to prepare Lady Washington’s home for her 25th anniversary celebration. The Historical Seaport, which operates Seaport Landing, has scheduled “Salty Saturdays” from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on every Saturday through December. Inside and outside projects are available, and volunteers will be assigned a project by … read more »