The Maine Windjammer Association

Gatherings of the Fleet

June 9, 2014     Schooner Gam

Kick off the summer season with a Windjammer gathering of the entire fleet! Includes evening raft-up, music and festivities. Take a walking tour of all ten Windjammers!

June 23, 2014 (week of)     Windjammer Days

Participate in a grand sail parade through picturesque Boothbay Harbor. Extra time ashore to explore the town and enjoy concerts, crafts, street parade, music and more. Fireworks!     

July 4, 2014        Great Schooner Race

Be a part of North America’s largest annual gathering of tall ships as more than two dozen schooners race from Islesboro to Rockland. Special Awards Ceremony includes live music and festivities.

July 11, 2014      Maine Windjammer Parade

2:00 - 4:00pm - The entire fleet participates in an afternoon Parade of Sail past the mile-long Rockland Breakwater, providing spectators with stunning, close-up views of Maine’s fleet of tall ships.

Aug 29 - 31, 2014     Camden Windjammer Festival

Festivities include a parade of sail, maritime heritage fair, contra dance, fireworks, lobster crate race, chowder challenge, free concerts, schooner crew talent show, family scavenger hunt, outdoor movies and more.

September 9, 2014   WoodenBoat Sail-in

The fall gathering of the fleet takes place in Brooklin, Maine, headquarters of WoodenBoat Magazine and WoodenBoat School. Live music, local refreshments, boatschool tours.