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Jul 05

43rd Annual Great Schooner Race

Friday, July 5 –

Event Time: Boats finish approx 2:00-4:00pm

Rockland Harbor
Rockland Breakwater, Rockland

Maine’s tall ship fleet gathers for an exciting race from Islesboro to Rockland, followed by a festive Awards Ceremony/Party with live music. This year marks the 43rd anniversary of the Great Schooner Race, North America’s largest annual gathering of working tall ships! Pre-Race festivities include small boat races. Best viewing is from the Rockland Breakwater as the boats cross the finish line. (Photo credit: Fred LeBlanc)
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About Maine Windjammer Association

PO Box 1083
Rockland, ME 04841

Cast off on a 3- to 10-day sailing adventure aboard one of Maine’s 8 legendary windjammers in the Maine Windjammer Association. Help sail the ship or just sit back and enjoy the every-changing scenery. Keep a lookout for seals, porpoises, lighthouses and lobster boats; explore pristine islands and quaint fishing villages. Enjoy great sailing by day and cozy anchorages every night.

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