Join us at the unique two-sided waterfront of the Delaware River as more than a dozen international and domestic Tall Ships sail in for Tall Ships Philadelphia Camden 2015.
From June 25-28, 2015, the waterfronts of Philadelphia and Camden will create the perfect venue for a myriad of festival attractions and of course, Tall Ships. Affording visitors the rare chance to catch a glimpse, step aboard, and even set sail on some of the grandest ships of yore.
Tall Ships® Philadelphia Camden will showcase domestic and international ships, including some of the most acclaimed worldwide, including the US Coast Guard vessel Barque Eagle, French vessel L’Hermione, Canadian Barque Picton Castle, and Gazela – Philadelphia’s official Tall Ship.
Loads of entertainment will pack the waterfront with an eclectic taste of music that includes rock, jazz, Sea Shanty, Big Band, Country and dance.
Education and children’s activities is a large part of the Tall Ships® Philadelphia Camden festival. Cannon demonstrations, authentic privateer encampment, real sword fighting with live steel, knot tying, weapon demonstrations and sail training with real tall ship rigging round out the impressive festival’s learning opportunities.
Of course a festival of this magnitude would not be complete without a large selection of fantastic fare; a bevy of local options will be on hand including a craft beer garden. After loading up on provisions, check out local, regional, and national crafters. These hand-made creations will feature a wide variety of crafts including maritime-themed artwork.