Tall Ships To Visit Blaine During Drayton Harbor Days

Blaine, Wash., August 4-8, 2016. The Drayton Harbor Festival, Blaine’s annual maritime celebration, will host the tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain at Drayton Harbor Marina. The ships are scheduled to arrive August 4, and they’ll offer tours and sailing excursions over the festival weekend. New this year are special discounts for popular Battle Sails and the Sunday Adventure … read more »

Two-Week Tall Ship Visit to Bellingham Features New Mid-Week Cannon Battles

Bellingham (Squalicum Harbor Marina) July 19 to August 3, 2016 UPDATE: Due to a schedule change, Lady Washington will arrive late to Bellingham. She is currently scheduled to arrive Thursday, July 21. Hawaiian Chieftain will arrive Tuesday, July 19. || Mid-week, discounted Battle Sails are a new addition to a planned two-week visit next month by Lady Washington and Hawaiian … read more »

Hoquiam Students Learn Maritime History With Help From Grant

Students and schools in Grays Harbor County may be eligible for subsidized or free education programs about one of the Harbor’s two tall ships when it returns to Seaport Landing in September. In June, 26 students attending schools in the Hoquiam School District spent three hours aboard the brig Lady Washington learning about the exploration of Grays Harbor and the … read more »

Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain Announce Summer 2016 Sailing Schedule

Lady Washington, the official tall ship of Washington State, and Hawaiian Chieftain have announced their summer ports of call for 2016. Both vessels will spend their summer in Puget Sound and in Grays Harbor, visiting 10 ports and offering educational programs, public sailing excursions, and public walk-on tours at most locations. Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain are U.S. Coast Guard-inspected … read more »