The Pirates are Coming! Free Kalmar Nyckel event

Fran B. @franb

1195 E 7th St - Wilmington, DE
1195 E 7th St

Sat, Jun 29, 2019 at 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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The Pirates are Coming! Saturday, June 29, 2019 Free and open to the public Kalmar Nyckel Foundation's 5th Wilmington Pirate Festival is coming ashore with new and exciting pirate-themed activities and family friendly events including tours of KALMAR NYCKEL, our Tall Ship, filled with a salty pirate crew! Free Admission Join the fun with pirate and maritime-themed pirate fun and lore offered at the Kalmar Nyckel Shipyard and Fort Christina Park: · Pirate Demonstrations and Cannon Drills · Tours of the Kalmar Nyckel with friendly pirates* · Live Music and Pirate minstrels · Hoisting sails in our Maritime Center, Black Smith Demonstrations · Pirate Crafts and Face Painting* · Pirates & Captains Games at Fort Christina Park · Food Trucks, Cold Beer and more!** Restored rail car from the original Jackson and Sharp Company on display in shipyard! *Fees apply for some activities http://kalmarnyckel.org/dy.asp?p=200 Free Parking and Shuttle Bus Handicap parking: the lot across the street from the Kalmar Nyckel Shipyard entrance, 1124 E. 7th St., Wilmington, DE 19801. Vehicles with valid placards or handicap license plate will be permitted. General Parking East 7th Street adjacent to the Festival Across from the 7th Street Skatepark, 1195 7th St., Wilmington, DE 19801 at the end of 7th St. (drive past Festival at Kalmar Nyckel Shipyard). Shuttle bus stop across the street. Note: No parking arrangements have been made with Delaware Tech this year.