Boats at Sailfest
These Boats Will Be Available For Day Sails at City Pier During Sailfest 2018
1-Hour Harbor Sails
Saturday 11am, 1pm, 3pm
Sunday 1pm, 3pm
Rates: $25 per person, $15 for children age 5-12. (children under 5 years of age are not permitted on this cruise)
We board all Harbor Sails 15 minutes before departure time.
Online ticket sales for each cruise will close 30 minutes before each departure time. Tickets can also be purchased dockside.
Lobster Dinner Fireworks Sail
Saturday 5:30pm-10:30pm (raindate Sunday)
Rates: $180 ages 13+ and $90 ages 5-12 (children under 5 years of age are not permitted on this cruise)
This special cruise comes with an added bonus: each passenger will receive an additional coupon good for any 3-hour Luncheon Sail before the next Sailfest!
Sailfest Fireworks Charter
The Sailfest Charter July 14th, provides a tour down the Thames River and weather allowing out to the Ledge Lighthouse and back to the River for a truly spectacular night during the fireworks display. The boats depart from the Fort Trumbull Dock promptly at 8:00p.m. and each (Groton and New London) have a maximum capacity of 30 people each. The cost for this event is $30.00 per person. Please call 401.207.0822 if you have any questions. You may also bring a picnic basket with snacks and drinks but remember there isn’t a bathroom on board.
Spirit of the Sound
The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk’s R/V Spirit of the Sound will be available for day and evening cruises of the Thames River throughout Sailfest.
Sailfest Water Tours July 14th and 15th
Cruise along the Thames River,between Groton & New London & witness the region’s history in her forts, shipyards, church steeples, light houses and submarines. You’ll get a sense of the role this beautiful waterway played in shaping America’s story while enjoying a ride on an authentic US Navy vessel. The Vessel will leave City Pier at 10:00, 12:00, 2:00 and 4:00.