Fun on The Fame!

May 25, 2012 Published by sperling

The Gables, located just up the street from the Schooner Fame, wanted to share their upcoming schedule of events! They have some great events planned for this summer!




May 26 — Opening Day! First public sails of the season aboard the Schooner FAME at 2, 4, and 6 PM! Tickets are available online at schoonerfame.com or by calling 978-729-7600.

June 16 — Rum and Revolution! 6-8 PM. During the Revolution and the War of 1812, hundreds of privateers sailed from New England ports to strike a blow for liberty. Come see what all the fuss was about! Sample contemporary beverages such as grog and rum punch, hear live performances of 18th-century songs, and even dance a hornpipe! Tickets are available online at schoonerfame.com or by calling 978-729-7600.

June 30 — Tall Ships Welcome Cruise! What better way to see the Tall Ships than from the deck of the 1812 privateer schooner FAME! The Tall Ships and over 40 US Navy vessels are coming to Boston this summer to celebrate the bicentennial of the War of 1812. Join us on board FAME as well sail to Boston and accompany the Tall Ships into Boston Harbor. Tickets for this 7:00-2:30 event are available online at schoonerfame.com or by calling 978-729-7600.
July 1 — Open House aboard FAME, 11-1. Come celebrate the 200th anniversary of FAME’s first privateering cruise during the War of 1812. FAME was the first American privateer to send in a captured vessel!

July 4 — Join for us our annual Fireworks Cruise, always our most popular event of the season! We’ll depart Pickering Wharf at 6:15 for a two-hour sunset sail and then return to out dock in time to enjoy a front-row seat for Salem’s fireworks! Tickets are available online at schoonerfame.com or by alling 978-729-7600

July 6 — Tall Ships Farewell Cruise! What better way to see the Tall Ships than from the deck of the 1812 privateer schooner FAME! The Tall Ships and over 40 US Navy vessels are coming to Boston this summer to celebrate the bicentennial of the War of 1812. Join us on board FAME as we sail along with the Tall Ships as they depart Boston Harbor. Tickets for this all-day event are available online at schoonerfame.com or by calling 978-729-7600.

July 13 — Rum and Revolution! 6-8 PM. During the Revolution and the War of 1812, hundreds of privateers sailed from New England ports to strike a blow for liberty. Come see what all the fuss was about! Sample contemporary beverages such as grog and rum punch, hear live performances of 18th-century songs, and even dance a hornpipe! Tickets are available online at schoonerfame.com or by calling 978-729-7600.
July 26 — Rum and Revolution! 6-8 PM. During the Revolution and the War of 1812, hundreds of privateers sailed from New England ports to strike a blow for liberty. Come see what all the fuss was about! Sample contemporary beverages such as grog and rum punch, hear live performances of 18th-century songs, and even dance a hornpipe! Tickets are available online at schoonerfame.com or by calling 978-729-7600.
August 10 — Rum and Revolution! 6-8 PM. During the Revolution and the War of 1812, hundreds of privateers sailed from New England ports to strike a blow for liberty. Come see what all the fuss was about! Sample contemporary beverages such as grog and rum punch, hear live performances of 18th-century songs, and even dance a hornpipe! Tickets are available online at schoonerfame.com or by calling 978-729-7600.
August 31 — Rum and Revolution! 6-8 PM. During the Revolution and the War of 1812, hundreds of privateers sailed from New England ports to strike a blow for liberty. Come see what all the fuss was about! Sample contemporary beverages such as grog and rum punch, hear live performances of 18th-century songs, and even dance a hornpipe! Tickets are available online at schoonerfame.com or by calling 978-729-7600.
September 2 — Gloucester Schooner Festival. Don’t miss a chance to sail with tall ships, schooners, and classic yachts at this annual kill-your-camera-battery event! We will depart Salem at 8:30, sail to Gloucester to join the fun, serve lunch, and be back in Salem by 1:30. Tickets are available online at schoonerfame.com or by calling 978-729-7600.

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