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Tall Ships Charleston Festival

Posted By: Patrick Gallant In: Charleston Area Events
Date: Thu, May 18th 2017 12:38 pm

         If you are fascinated by large boats and want to tour some of the tallest masted sailboats on the globe, than this weekend's Tall Ships Charleston Festival is perfect for you.  Come to the Veterans Terminal Dock at the Old Charleston Navy base to participate in this spectacular, annual event.  This event begins on Friday may 19th and ends on Sunday the 21st and has free admission for all. There are plenty of entertaining and educational events for all ages including a Pirate Camp for children.  Families also have the opportunity to build a 12 foot wooden boat together.   The entertainment continues with plenty of live music and performances throughout the day.  The festival will have local food trucks, artists, vendors and non profits showcasing their goods and services for the public's enjoyment. They are also featuring a large maritime art exhibit sure to impress with plenty of nautical paintings, drawings, sculptures, scrimshaw and wooden boat models for purchase.  If you are still not convinced, perhaps the wooden boat show, presented by  southern craftsman will change your mind as they display their handmade/restored wooden boats. Don't miss the opportunity to view some of the world's tallest boats and participate in optional tours/rides for $15.  This action packed event will be loaded with plenty to see, do and learn, so feel free to bring the whole family to this event that is sure to please people from all walks of life. Click here for additional details on this epic weekend of fun.  For more information on Charleston events, real estate inquiries, or all things Old Village, contact Pat Gallant at 843-790-4728