Chestertown Downrigging Weekend

Posted by Richard Budden on Tuesday, October 25th, 2011 at 1:54pm


Tall Ships, skipjacks, schooners, buyboats and wooden boats will be visiting October 27-30, 2011 for the Annual Chestertown Downrigging Weekend, Tall Ship and Wooden Boat Festival.  Downrigging Weekend has become one of Kent County’s largest events, with more than 10,000 visitors. Sail on a “Tall Ship" or go onboard for a tour. The kick-off begins on Friday with the Tall Ships Illuminated from 6:00-9:00 PM and fireworks at 7:00.  Saturday events include the Wooden Boat Show, Canon Demonstration by ‘The British Marines”, concerts, lectures and exhibits.  The Remote Control Model Sailboat Exhibition is on Sunday.  TRICK or TREAT on the “Tall Ships” will be on Sunday 2:30-4:30 PM.  Downrigging Info Link

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