Tall Ship Festival

August 5 - 7, 2016 - Leicht Memorial Park - Green Bay, WI

Join the North Coast Marine Manufacturing Alliance as we welcome the Tall Ship Festival to Leicht Memorial Park in Green Bay, Wisconsin on Friday, August 5 through Sunday, August 7, 2016.

FESTIVAL OVERVIEW - This Festival is for Everyone!  "Bring the Whole Crew!"

  • Algoma Sneak Peak - August 3 - Majestic tall ships sail to the TALL SHIPS CHALLENGE® Race finish line, mustering off shore before heading to Sturgeon Bay.
  • Sturgeon Bay Parade of Sail - August 3 - Vintage tall ships sail through and dock overnight before heading to the main event in Green Bay.
  • Baylake Bank Tall Ship Festival® Green Bay - August 5 - 7, 2016
    • Friday, August 5 - Noon to 8:00 PM with Fireworks @ 9:00 PM
    • Saturday, August 6 - 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    • Sunday, August 7 - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Green Bay is celebrating the return of the Tall Ship Festival® presented by Baylake Bank.  Once again it's expected to be one of the largest outdoor events in Northeast Wisconsin.  Green Bay is one of only nine ports in the USA and Canada and the only one in Wisconsin honored to host the TALL SHIPS CHALLENGE® Great Lakes 2016.

  • Ribbon cutting ceremony Friday at 11 a.m.
  • On-board ship tours
  • Day and sunset sail excursions
  • Food, entertainment and live music throughout the day
  • School House interactive Kids Zone
  • George Kress Foundation Education Stage
  • North Coast Marine Shipyard
  • Maritime Marketplace filled with merchandise and gifts
  • Tundraland.com fireworks over the Fox River Friday night
  • Prevea Family Day on Sunday - children receive 1/2 price admission!
  • World's Largest Rubber Duck
  • A fun summer weekend on the waterfront

Tall Ships America organizes THE TALL SHIPS CHALLENGE, with Erie Insurance as the Official Race Sponsor.