Saturday, May 4, 2019 Schedule

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

New Boat Launchings

Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center

8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Registration of Boats

Be sure to vote for your favorite boat!

Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

“Blackbeard’s Queen Anne’s Revenge, 1718”

Free admission North Carolina Maritime Museum

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Exhibit of Wooden Boats

Front Street and Parking Lot

Wooden Boat Kids

Museum Front Patio & Breezeway

Sailing Radio-Controlled Model Boats

Museum Front Patio

Carolina Maritime Model Expo

Be sure to vote for your favorite model boat!

Museum Auditorium

Nautical Demonstrations at Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center:

Stop by the Beaufort Waterfront Docks!

  • In-Water Boat Show
    From Sinbad’s pirate ship the Meka II to a traditional Core Sounder
    fishing boat and others may offer tours aboard.
  • Cricket II, the boat that inspired the movie Jaws

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

WoodenBoat Magazine

Stop by the booth inside the Watercraft Center. Subscriptions available.

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Barbour Boat Owners Association

Stop by their tent outside the Watercraft Center.

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Boating Skills Virtual Trainer

Hosted by Fort Macon Sail & Power Squadrons (Museum Library)

Watch the races on Taylor’s Creek

11:00 a.m.

Spritsail Race

2:00 p.m.

Beaufort Oars Gig Race

3:00 p.m.

Traditional Sailboat Races

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Go Sailing in a Traditional Wooden Boat

FREE, $5 per person donation suggested.

Depart from Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center

5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Wooden Boat Show Awards Reception

Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center. Tickets $10 per person.