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Key Details for TALL SHIPS CHALLENGE® Great Lakes 2019
Event Type/s: Regatta
Starts: Saturday, June 29, 2019
Ends: Sunday, September 1, 2019

Starting in June 2019, TALL SHIPS CHALLENGE® Great Lakes 2019 will see events taking place across 2 countries in North America including Canada and the United States, before coming to a close in September 2019.

It's believed that between 6 and 10 tall ships will take part in TALL SHIPS CHALLENGE® Great Lakes 2019.

In between visits to a number of maritime festivals the tall ships take part in races, crewed by young people who may never have sailed before, running educational programmes that help help them to develop both personally and professionally.

The 2019 series will see a TALL SHIPS CHALLENGE® fleet visit a number of American and Canadian ports across the Great Lakes with a number of popular port stops alongside a number of new ones too. Given the scale of the tour in 2019, the Canadian ports (Toronto, Midland, Sarnia, Kingsville and Brockville) have come together collectively under the event TALL SHIPS CHALLENGE® ONTARIO.

The 2019 series launches at Redpath Waterfront Festival in Toronto before heading on to events in Buffalo, Cleveland, Bay City, Green Bay, Kenosha, Sarnia, Kingsville and Erie before the finale festival in Brockville.

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See What's Taking Place as a Part of this Event
Redpath Waterfront Festival 2019 Finished
29 Jun 2019 – 01 Jul 2019  
Cruise Event, Festival, Parade of Sail in Toronto Waterfront, Toronto, Canada
Basil Port of Call – Buffalo 2019 Finished
04 Jul 2019 – 07 Jul 2019  
Cruise Event, Festival, Parade of Sail in Canalside Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, United States
2019 Cleveland Tall Ships® Festival Finished
11 Jul 2019 – 14 Jul 2019  
Cruise Event, Festival in Cleveland, OH, United States
Tall Ship Celebration Bay City 2019 Finished
18 Jul 2019 – 21 Jul 2019  
Cruise Event, Festival, Parade of Sail in Wenonah Park, Bay City, MI, United States
Nicolet Bank Tall Ships 2019 Finished
26 Jul 2019 – 28 Jul 2019  
Festival in Nicolet Bank, Green Bay, WI, United States
Tall Ships Challenge® Kenosha 2019 Finished
01 Aug 2019 – 04 Aug 2019  
Cruise Event, Festival in Kenosha, WI, United States
Sarnia Tall Ships® Celebration 2019 Finished
09 Aug 2019 – 11 Aug 2019  
Cruise Event, Festival in Sarnia, ON, Canada
Tall Ships Challenge® Kingsville 2019 Finished
16 Aug 2019 – 18 Aug 2019  
Festival in Kingsville, ON, Canada
Tall Ships® Erie 2019 Finished
22 Aug 2019 – 25 Aug 2019  
Cruise Event, Festival in Erie, PA, United States
Tall Ships® Brockville 2019 Finished
30 Aug 2019 – 01 Sep 2019  
Cruise Event, Festival, Parade of Sail in Brockville, ON, Canada

We haven't yet found an official website listing the event schedule, public opening hours and ticket information, but will publish a link here as soon as it becomes available.

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