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Kingsville Tall Ships Festival

August 16 @ 12:00 pm - August 18 @ 9:00 pm

Kingsville Tall Ships Festival Poster

The Kingsville Tall Ships Festival, part of the only Canadian port stop on Lake Erie for this season’s Great Lakes Tall Ships Challenge Race Series, will be part of a nautical spectacle of fun and entertainment along the Kingsville Dock on August 16 to 18, 2019.

Visiting Ships include the Iconic Bluenose II, Fair Jeanne, Picton Castle, Empire Sandy, HMCS Oriole and The Canadian Coast Guards Thunder Cape.

The festival will also include lots for visitors to enjoy including: vendors, an array of food, 2 licensed dockside patio spots, Pelee Island Winery, live entertainment including Todd Porter, and the Windsor Symphony Orchestra, and so much more.

Daily Ship Tours available Friday noon-5pm, and 7pm-9pm, Saturday noon-5pm, Sunday noon-5pm, and 7pm-9pm.

Saturday night enjoy a chance to meet and mingle with Captains and Crew at the Captains Party, or join everyone at the newly opened Grovedale House for a spectacular Tall Ship display or the Abridged Opera’s presentation of the Flying Dutchman on Saturday Night.

Kingsville has rolled out the red carpet for this spectacular presentation where you can certainly enjoy all the fun on the dock, then venture to the downtown and enjoy the town’s wonderful shops and Restaurants.

There will be plenty of FREE Parking, FREE Shuttle Service and more.

Day passes are $15 per person, and special separately ticketed events include sailing away aboard the Empire Sandy.

For more information, please visit https://www.kingsville.ca/en/explore-and-play/tall-ships-celebration.aspx

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Tall Ship Bluenose II docked with a mobile exhibit honouring the fishing scooners history park along side it on the dock. Photo courtesy of MRA Mobile Experiential.

 

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Start:
August 16 @ 12:00 pm
End:
August 18 @ 9:00 pm
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