Tag: Chesapeake Bay

2nd Annual Chesapeake Bay Charity Cruise

2nd Annual Chesapeake Bay Charity Cruise

| July 17, 2018

The Tales of Annapolis and the Chesapeake Bay Charity Cruise will be on Tuesday, July 17, 2018, from 11:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. (cruise departs at 11:15 a.m.). The Friends of the Rising Sun Inn is partnering with Cruises on the Bay™ by Watermark® to host an afternoon fun as we cruise the Bay to […]

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“Sail Away” while learning the history of the Chesapeake Bay aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

“Sail Away” while learning the history of the Chesapeake Bay aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

| July 16, 2018

Pirates of the Chesapeake Bay by Heather Ersts. Pirates have plied the waters of the Chesapeake Bay for hundreds of years and still do today. Hear tales of Black Beard, the town dubbed the “Nest of Pirates,” and today’s modern pirates as you sail along the same waterways they have sailed. Heather Ersts is a […]

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Wednesday Night Sailboat Racing Cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooners Woodwind & Woodwind II:

Wednesday Night Sailboat Racing Cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooners Woodwind & Woodwind II:

| July 11, 2018

Be part of the action every Wednesday night as the two wooden schooners, Woodwind & Woodwind II, compete in Annapolis’ summer racing series. Help the crew or sit back and watch 130 racing sailboats! Cruises depart from the Annapolis Waterfront Hotel at 6:25pm and return at 8:30pm. Tickets are $46/adult, $29/child under 12 yrs. and […]

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: “Sail Away” while learning the history of the Chesapeake Bay aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

: “Sail Away” while learning the history of the Chesapeake Bay aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

| July 9, 2018

Tunes and Tales of the Golden Age of Annapolis by Tom Guay Tom’s fiddle playing takes you on a trip back in time to The Golden Age of Annapolis (1750-1783). Tom plays brings the life and times of Annapolis to life with stories of the social and musical events that enriched the lives of this […]

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Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

| July 5, 2018

Enjoy music performed by Doug & Tami during a two hour sunset cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind. Tami plays in the Annapolis music scene in a variety of projects (Timmie & Tami, Homegrown, formerly in The Shatners, etc), and is bringing in longtime friend Doug to play sunset sing-alongs with some original tunes sprinkled […]

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Beer Tasting Sailing Cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

Beer Tasting Sailing Cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

| July 3, 2018

Sample beer from Union Craft Brewery while enjoying the beautiful sunset under full sail. A brewery representative will be aboard and ticket price includes 3 samples of beer. Beer is the union of water, barley, hops and yeast. A brewery is the union of beer, its brewers and the community it serves. Beer Unites! is […]

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Sail Away” while learning the history of the Chesapeake Bay aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

Sail Away” while learning the history of the Chesapeake Bay aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

| July 2, 2018

Before the Bay Bridge, History of the Chesapeake Bay Beach Resorts by Stephanie Sperling. From the mid-1800s through the 1950s, countless resorts and summer communities sprung up along the shores of the Chesapeake Bay. People from Washington D.C. and Baltimore flocked here using new transportation networks, like steamships, trains, and paved roads. Most resorts featured […]

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Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

| June 28, 2018

Enjoy music performed by Deanna Dove during a two hour sunset cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind. Deanna Dove is best known as the “Island Girl” in her hometown for her compositional writing style about her lifelong experiences on the Chesapeake Bay. She has earned a loyal audience for her ability to craft songs that […]

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Sail Away” while learning the history of the Chesapeake Bay aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

Sail Away” while learning the history of the Chesapeake Bay aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

| June 25, 2018

The Key to Annapolis History, by Jeff Holland. The Key to Annapolis history lies right there in the harbor. It can’t be found by looking port; and it can’t by looking starboard. It’s only when you drop the hook that the secret can be found when you anchor, you’ll discover that the bottom of the […]

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Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

| June 21, 2018

Enjoy music performed by Kyle Offidani during a two hour sunset cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind. Born and raised in the bay area of Delaware- Kyle Offidani is a musician and songcatcher . Musically- Kyle draws inspiration from World music, Instrumental guitar, Roots, Blues, Soul, and Americana music. When listening to the sounds of […]

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Sail Away while learning the history of the Chesapeake Bay aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

Sail Away while learning the history of the Chesapeake Bay aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

| June 18, 2018

Legends and Lore of the Annapolis Waterfront by Dave Gendell Dave brings aboard and entertaining and compelling set of stories and insights around Annapolis history, the Naval Academy, the sailing scene, and the personalities that make Annapolis one of the world’s most unique waterfront communities. Cruise departs from the Annapolis Waterfront Hotel at 6:30pm and […]

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Father’s Day Brunch Sailing Cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind:

Father’s Day Brunch Sailing Cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind:

| June 17, 2018

Our Father’s Day Brunch Sail departs Annapolis for a three-hour Brunch cruise at 10:00 am and returns at 1:00 pm. Sailing cruise includes one free Bloody Mary or Mimosa and delicious food: homemade scones, quiche lorraine squares, blackened salmon with cusabi sauce served with hearty bread, grilled flank steak, fresh fruit salad, orange juice and […]

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Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

| June 14, 2018

Enjoy music performed by Mike & Kelly Lange during a two hour sunset cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind. Mike and Kelly Lange are a husband and wife ukulele duo. Lifelong boaters, Mike & Kelly sing original and classic material, some with a maritime theme and some with a broader reach. Mike has played thousands […]

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Wednesday Night Sailboat Racing Cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooners Woodwind & Woodwind II

Wednesday Night Sailboat Racing Cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooners Woodwind & Woodwind II

| June 13, 2018

Be part of the action every Wednesday night as the two wooden schooners, Woodwind & Woodwind II, compete in Annapolis’ summer racing series. Help the crew or sit back and watch 130 racing sailboats! Cruises depart from the Annapolis Waterfront Hotel. 6:25pm and returns at 8:30pm. Tickets are $46/adult, $29/child under 12 yrs. and include […]

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:  Beer Tasting Sailing Cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

: Beer Tasting Sailing Cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

| June 12, 2018

Sample beer from Heavy Seas Brewery while enjoying the beautiful sunset under full sail. A brewery representative will be aboard and ticket price includes 3 samples of beer. Beer takes us on adventures. It allows us to discover new flavors and exotic cultures. Our quest for great beer can lead anywhere, from corner pubs to […]

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“Sail Away” while learning the history of the Chesapeake Bay aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

“Sail Away” while learning the history of the Chesapeake Bay aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

| June 11, 2018

The Life of Frederick Douglas with William Ridgley. Frederick Douglass was described as a living counter-example that blacks we’re ignorant and unable to learn to read or write. Come learn how his everyday life was as a slave and how he was able to escape slavery. Born in Baltimore, raised in Annapolis, William grew up […]

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June Wine in the Wind (Italy): Two hour sail on the Chesapeake Bay, sampling wines

June Wine in the Wind (Italy): Two hour sail on the Chesapeake Bay, sampling wines

| June 10, 2018

A representative from the Tommasi Family Estates will introduce you to four special wines while we are under sail. The cruise will be a relaxing sail including 3-oz samples of each of the four wines featured. Along with each wine is a delicious, perfectly paired bite (we call them magnificent morsels) to go with each […]

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Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind:

Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind:

| June 7, 2018

During our 25th Anniversary Celebration Week, we invite you to join us for a special sunset sail to enjoy music performed by Crab Alley Lite during a two hour sunset cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind. They were one of the first bands to play on the Woodwind 25 years ago. Crab Alley founders Jeff […]

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Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind:

Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind:

| May 31, 2018

Enjoy music performed by The Eastport Oyster Boys during a two hour sunset cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind. Recognized as the City of Annapolis and the Chesapeake Bay’s Musical Goodwill Ambassadors The Eastport Oyster Boys love to share their musical celebration of life on the shores of the Chesapeake and its scenic rivers with […]

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Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

| May 24, 2018

Enjoy music performed by Don Shappelle during a two hour sunset cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind. Don Shappelle sings and writes many songs about the Chesapeake Bay, it’s people, it’s boats and the many rivers that flow into the bay. Don grew up on the banks of the mighty Susquehanna River so many of […]

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“Sail Away” while learning the history of the Chesapeake Bay aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind:

“Sail Away” while learning the history of the Chesapeake Bay aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind:

| May 14, 2018

Enjoy a historically guided 2 hour sunset sailing cruise with one of our local historians. Cruises depart from the Annapolis Waterfront Hotel at 6:30pm and return at 8:30pm. Tickets are $46/adult, $29/child under 12 yrs. and include a soft drink and snack. Beer and wine are available for purchase. www.schoonerwoodwind.com 410-263-7837

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Chesapeake Bay Trust to host 20th Annual Treasure the Chesapeake this Thursday

Chesapeake Bay Trust to host 20th Annual Treasure the Chesapeake this Thursday

| May 14, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Trust’s Annual Treasure the Chesapeake Celebration will take place on Thursday, May 17, 2018 from 6:00 to 9:30 PM at the Baltimore Museum of Industry. Last year more than 600 Chesapeake Bay friends, colleagues and supporters joined us for a night to remember and helped raise more than $100,000 to fund the Trust’s restoration, […]

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