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Greenport Maritime Festival

Greenport Maritime Festival

September 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

. Sea lovers, fun seekers, shoppers, and history buffs will all enjoy the 25th Annual Greenport Maritime Festival on Friday, September 25 through Sunday, September 27. Hosted by the East End Seaport Museum and Marine Foundation, this festival celebrates the East End’s nautical past while also sharing nautical arts and crafts, displays of classic wooden […]

Tall Ships in Greenport Village

Tall Ships in Greenport Village

January 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Your Independence weekend celebration sizzles when you thrill to the tall ships visiting Greenport Village. Majestic ships from Tall Ships America sail into the village starting on July 3 as part of the Tall Ships Challenge Atlantic Coast 2015.The awe-inspiring ships are the Sagres, Lynx, AJ Meerwald, Picton Castle, and the Kalmar Nykel. What an […]

Front Street Station

Front Street Station

October 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Front Street Station 212 Front Street Greenport 631 333 2050 http://www.eatatfrontstreet.com/ Front Street Station is that rare combination of good food, pleasant service, warm atmosphere and reasonable prices. Add to that easy accessibility for boaters, and it’s a real winner. Part of the building is an old dining car that used to be the Park […]

Greenport Maritime Festival

Greenport Maritime Festival

September 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

        If it’s September, it must be time for the annual Greenport Maritime Festival. Hosted by the East End Seaport & Marine Foundation and the Village of Greenport, this 25th anniversary festival promises a great time for all on Saturday, September 20 and Sunday, September 21. You may wonder, what makes up […]

Circling Long Island

Circling Long Island

May 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

An engaging and entertaining summer boat vacation is practically at your doorstep. A trip around Long Island is 250 nautical miles (which is not much more than visiting Block Island), and it can be completed in less than two weeks. While your pauses may vary, we’ve put together a fun itinerary of harbor-side stopovers. You can start this trip from any harbor and reverse our directions, depending on your starting point.

East End Locations Kids Love

East End Locations Kids Love

February 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

hile boating is a great family experience, there are some places that are just not tailored for kids. Over the years we have found a cache of kid-friendly haunts that we seem to revisit because they make both kids and adults happy. In no particular order, here are our family favorites:

USPS District 3’s 2010 Rendezvous East

USPS District 3’s 2010 Rendezvous East

August 24, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

It was an absolutely marvelous summer weekend with pleasant temperatures and low humidity when members of District 3 of the United States Power Squadrons® (USPS®) got together to hold their annual Rendezvous East.

Cruising to Maritime Museums

Cruising to Maritime Museums

April 4, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Boating on Long Island can be more than just recreational. We’re so intertwined with our surrounding waters that it is interesting to visit our many maritime museums for a deep appreciation of our region’s history. For a different kind of day tripper, combine then with now and take your boat to visit a few of Long Island’s nautical museums.