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Boston Wine Festival

Boston Wine Festival

April 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Wine and food lovers should plan to set sail for Boston for the world renowned Boston Wine Festival at the Boston Harbor Hotel. The festival, which was launched in 1989 by Chef Daniel Bruce, is a three-month-long affair that would please even Dionysus — the Greek god of fertility and wine. Bruce, the chef at Boston Harbor Hotel’s […]

The Cape Ann Museum Day Tripper

The Cape Ann Museum Day Tripper

February 2, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

  Gloucester, Massachusetts is a working fishing port with a rich history located in the heart of Rocky Cape Ann. Originally settled in the 1600s, today Gloucester boasts a variety of activities from deep sea fishing to antiques and art galleries. The area’s colonial roots have blended with an influx of residents from around the […]

Tides Restaurant & Pub

Tides Restaurant & Pub

February 2, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

  Nahant is a small resort community located on a peninsula fourteen miles north of Boston, surrounded by the Atlantic on three sides. Nestled on a beach in picturesque Nahant, Tides Restaurant and Pub offers guests a diverse, nautical-inspired menu. It’s the perfect location to enjoy freshly caught seafood, a wide array of cocktails, and […]

Santa Arrives in Rockport

Santa Arrives in Rockport

December 8, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Keep an eye out for Santa if you’re sailing near Rockport on December 5th. That’s when Santa will trade in his reindeer for a lobster boat.  He travels across Sandy Bay en route to Rockport’s T-Wharf. Santa is scheduled to dock at 3:45 pm, just in time for a tree lighting ceremony at Rockport’s Dock […]

Pearl on Wellfleet Harbor

Pearl on Wellfleet Harbor

December 8, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

  At the outer tip of Cape Cod, Pearl restaurant is nestled beside Wellfleet Harbor. Pearl combines beach-side dining with some of the Cape’s freshest and most creative seafood. It features indoor-outdoor dining on multi-level decks with panoramic views of the entire harbor including the main boat dock, the town pier, Mayo Beach, and Great […]

Massachusetts Trailer Times

Massachusetts Trailer Times

October 7, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Name Acushnet River Basin Allen Harbor Annisquam River (Dun Fudgin) Apponagansett Bay Times Sunrise to Sunset Sunrise to Sunset Sunrise to Sunset Sunrise to Sunset Location Middle St. Fairhaven Lower County Rd. Harwich (Behind Gloucester High) Emerson Ave. Gloucester Gulf Road. Dartmouth Fees $7 Daily $50 Annual Season Pass $100 Seasonal Pass <18’= $35 >18’ […]

Massachusetts Marina 411

Massachusetts Marina 411

October 7, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Name Admiral’s Hill Marina Atlantis Marina Bass River Marina Address & Phone 305 Commandants Way Chelsea 617-889-4002 550 Pleasant St, Winthrop 617-846-5262 140 Main St, West Dennis 508-394-8341 Website http://admiralshillmarina.com www.atlantismarina.net www.bassrivermarina.com Monitors VHF Channel 9 or 10 N/A 72 Total Slips 136 130 160 Transient Slips Yes Yes If open, they offer it Transient […]

Michael’s Harborside Restaurant

Michael’s Harborside Restaurant

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

One Tournament Wharf Newburyport 978-462-7785 www.michaelsharborside.com/ Michael’s Harborside Restaurant, overlooking the Merrimack River, is a favorite spot for lunch and dinner dining all year round.  In the summertime, it is bustling with locals and tourists sitting at one of three outdoor decks and the waterfront bar, listening to a live band and enjoying fresh seafood […]

New England Aquarium

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Ocean lovers are attracted to the New England Aquarium’s series of captivating exhibits and an abundance of marine life. While it is not directly accessible by boat, transient slips are available at the Boston Waterboat Marina (617-523-1027) and the Boston Yacht Haven (617-367-5050). The aquarium is located at One Central Wharf in Boston. The aquarium […]

House of the Seven Gables

House of the Seven Gables

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

. The House of the Seven Gables overlooks Salem Harbor, making it completely accessible for boaters looking to explore the site made famous by the Nathaniel Hawthorne book of the same name. You can dock your boat at the Brewer Hawthorne Cove Marina, which is located within a five-minute walk of the historic site. Transient […]

Battleship Cove

Battleship Cove

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

On Mount Hope Bay in Fall River, Massachusetts, lies a collection of preserved United States Navy ships—all part of America’s Fleet Museum at Battleship Cove—the largest collection of historic naval ships in the world. There are five National Historic Landmarks: battleship USS Massachusetts, destroyer USS Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr., submarine USS Lionfish, PT boats 617 […]