Junior Sailing Program

North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort 315 Front St., Beaufort, NC

Registration is open for the summer sailing sessions for youth ages 8 to 16. Using the fun of sailing, students will learn boat handling and seamanship, from basic to more advanced, as well as competitive racing during Regatta Week. The program promotes self-reliance, awareness of...

Junior Sailing Program

North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort 315 Front St., Beaufort, NC

Registration is open for the summer sailing sessions for youth ages 8 to 16. Using the fun of sailing, students will learn boat handling and seamanship, from basic to more advanced, as well as competitive racing during Regatta Week. The program promotes self-reliance, awareness of...

Great 4th Race

Taylors Creek Beaufort, NC

Traditionally-rigged sailing craft will rally to celebrate the historic voyages that carried news of the signing of the Declaration of Independence to the Outer Banks. Boats will gather in Taylors Creek between 9 a.m. and 10 a.m. The event is free; however, registration is required...

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Junior Sailing Program

North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort 315 Front St., Beaufort, NC

Registration is open for the summer sailing sessions for youth ages 8 to 16. Using the fun of sailing, students will learn boat handling and seamanship, from basic to more advanced, as well as competitive racing during Regatta Week. The program promotes self-reliance, awareness of...

Junior Sailing Program

North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort 315 Front St., Beaufort, NC

Registration is open for the summer sailing sessions for youth ages 8 to 16. Using the fun of sailing, students will learn boat handling and seamanship, from basic to more advanced, as well as competitive racing during Regatta Week. The program promotes self-reliance, awareness of...

Traditional Skiff Rally

Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center 322 Front Street, Beaufort, NC

    Each year during the museum’s August traditional skiff sailing event, boaters race around the islands for the Shanghai Trophy. Organized by the Traditional Small Craft Association, FoM Chapter. For information or to take part, call (252) 728-2762.

Junior Sailing Program Regatta Week

North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort 315 Front St., Beaufort, NC

The one-week Regatta Week offers Junior Sailing students the chance to gain familiarity with the boats and to prepare for racing in a regatta. Sessions run from 12:30 to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday. On the last day, students participate in the Hoop Pole Regatta....

Annual North Carolina Seafood Festival Rally

Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center 322 Front Street, Beaufort, NC

Traditional skiffs sail prior to the North Carolina Seafood Festival's Blessing of the Fleet. Launch/rig from the Watercraft Center on Front Street and sail from Beaufort to the Morehead City waterfront and enjoy shrimp burgers at 11 a.m. The sail/race back to Beaufort starts at noon....

Fall In-the-Water Meet

Gallants Channel 293 West Beaufort Road, Beaufort, NC

Traditional Small Craft Association of the Friends of the Maritime Museum hosts this ticketed gathering that includes a pig pickin’ at Gallants Channel. All small boats are welcome. Free boat rides for the public. For information or tickets, call (252) 728-2762.

Registration and Refund Policy:

Registration costs, less a 10% fee, are refunded when the Museum receives cancellation notice at least two weeks before the start of a program.  There is no refund within two weeks of the start of a program.  The Museum reserves the right to cancel any program that does not meet the minimum participant requirement up to one week before the program is scheduled.  In the event of cancellation due to low enrollment, participants who have submitted a fee will receive a full refund.  If a program is canceled due to inclement weather and unable to be rescheduled for another date, the participants will receive a full refund.