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Across the Bridge – The Importance of Eastport in the Area’s History

Schooner Woodwind at Annapolis Waterfront Hotel Dock 80 Compromise Street, Annapolis, MD

Historically, Eastport played a vital role in the emergence of Annapolis as a commercial, legislative, and recreational landmark in the Chesapeake Bay. Learn about its history as a fort and hospital for those wtih smallpox during the Civil War, a glass factory, and boat building hub for dynasties such as the Trumpy Yachts. History Monday ... Read more

Blue Angels Performance Cruise

Schooner Woodwind at Annapolis Waterfront Hotel Dock 80 Compromise Street, Annapolis, MD

Watch the Blue Angels perform their aero-acrobatics during this special cruise. Depart from Annapolis at 11:30 am and return at 3:30 pm. Typically, we sail for a 2 hour cruise and then we anchor up front in the "spectator zone" for the best view of the performance, which usually happens around 2:00 pm.

$192.05

Cocktail Cruise

Schooner Woodwind at Annapolis Waterfront Hotel Dock 80 Compromise Street, Annapolis, MD

Sail away on a sunset sail. Enjoy a light snack, great cocktails (Some featuring Cruzan Rum), wine and beer as you enjoy the scenery of the Chesapeake Bay. Cruise includes a hummus pack, two drink vouchers, a "Cruzan" shirt and a sunset sail. Limited shirt sizes and styles.  Shirts will be distributed based on reservation ... Read more

Acoustic Brunch Sail with Gareth Asher

Schooner Woodwind at Annapolis Waterfront Hotel Dock 80 Compromise Street, Annapolis, MD

An Intimate, Acoustic Show with Memorial Day favorite, GARETH ASHER aboard the Schooner Woodwind for a concert on a beautiful sailing boat, including a light delicious breakfast wrap. We will only sell 30 tickets to this really special event! We do sail rain or shine. If the musicians cannot play due to the weather, but we can ... Read more

$112.70

Schooners, Ketches & Yawls – Oh My

Schooner Woodwind at Annapolis Waterfront Hotel Dock 80 Compromise Street, Annapolis, MD

A multitude of vessels plow the waters of the Chesapeake Bay and the reflect both humankinds relationship with the seas, as well as in some cases specifically people's engagement with the Bay. Come learn about the evolution of sailing craft, with particular attention paid to the American experience, and the development of sailing vessels on ... Read more

Legends and Lore of the Annapolis Waterfront

Schooner Woodwind at Annapolis Waterfront Hotel Dock 80 Compromise Street, Annapolis, MD

Author and lifelong Chesapeake Bay sailor Dave Gendell brings aboard a boatload of stories of the Annapolis waterfront including the colorful personalities and events that make the waters off Annapolis one of the world’s most vibrant sailing grounds. History Monday Sunset Sails occur every Monday, May-September 22. Different topics and speakers vary throughout the season. ... Read more

Event Series What Swims Beneath Us

What Swims Beneath Us

Schooner Woodwind at Annapolis Waterfront Hotel Dock 80 Compromise Street, Annapolis, MD

Animated and entertaining tales of the fish that swims beneath the keel as we sail on the Chesapeake Bay and a modern day history of the disputes and conflicts regarding these fish. History Monday Sunset Sails occur every Monday, May-September 22. Different topics and speakers vary throughout the season. Our bar includes a selection of ... Read more

Father’s Day Brunch Sail

Schooner Woodwind at Annapolis Waterfront Hotel Dock 80 Compromise Street, Annapolis, MD

Sail Dad away!  Guests can raise the sails, steer the boat, or just sit back and relax with a cold beverage. We sail past the Naval Academy and into the Chesapeake Bay. Fun for the whole family. Departing Annapolis Waterfront Hotel Dock at 11:00am and returning at 1:00pm. Maximum 30 guests on each sail. Includes ... Read more

$101.20
Event Series What Swims Beneath Us

What Swims Beneath Us

Schooner Woodwind at Annapolis Waterfront Hotel Dock 80 Compromise Street, Annapolis, MD

Animated and entertaining tales of the fish that swims beneath the keel as we sail on the Chesapeake Bay and a modern day history of the disputes and conflicts regarding these fish. History Monday Sunset Sails occur every Monday, May-September 22. Different topics and speakers vary throughout the season. Our bar includes a selection of ... Read more

History of Watermen on the Chesapeake

Schooner Woodwind at Annapolis Waterfront Hotel Dock 80 Compromise Street, Annapolis, MD

Annapolis is known as a Seafood hub on the east coast. Most people love their Crabs and Oysters, but how many people know where their seafood comes from and how it is caught? Annapolis has been the center of the seafood industry on the Chesapeake, ride along to hear the history of Seafood and Watermen ... Read more

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