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Lady Washington Begins California Tour in Oakland October 10

The brig Lady Washington, which has appeared in several Hollywood motion pictures and television shows, begins its annual tour of California ports with an extended stop on the Oakland waterfront. The 112-foot wooden ship will call on Jack London Square October 10-19 after a scheduled week-long voyage from its home port of Grays Harbor, Wash. The ship will offer public … read more »

January to June 2015 Tall Ships Sailing Schedule Announced

Grays Harbor Historical Seaport Authority has announced Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain’s January to June 2015 schedule. The vessels will visit 15 ports in California, Oregon, and Washington before returning to their home port of Seaport Landing in Aberdeen, Wash. At each stop, Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain will offer public tours, public sailing excursions, and hands-on living history educational … read more »

Hawaiian Chieftain Sails to Sacramento A Month Early

Due to high demand for its educational programs, the tall ship Hawaiian Chieftain, a regular visitor to Old Sacramento in the fall, will arrive nearly one month earlier than usual. A growing number of bookings by Sacramento-area public and private schools led to a decision to bring the tall ship to Sacramento in mid-September, rather than the usual mid-October date. … read more »

Hawaiian Chieftain Schedules Visit To Antioch September 15-21

Antioch Adventure Sail The topsail ketch Hawaiian Chieftain has opened its 2014-2015 tour of California ports with a brief visit to Oakland, followed by a stay in Antioch September 15-21. The two-masted tall ship specializes in living history education experiences for K-12 students, as well as sailing excursions and walk-on tours for the public. The ship is scheduled to arrive … read more »