2009 Special Events --Sailing Schedule for MYSTIC WHALER,

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Memorial Day Weekend - May 23 & 24
Boarding at 9:45 in West Point NY and sails until 4pm each day. The price is $80 per adult, $40 per
child age 5-12 years. Included in the price is a full lunch of clam chowder, grilled chicken, 3 picnic sides,
dessert and beverages (coffee, tea, hot cocoa, lemonade & water. BYOB for soda or alcohol).

Mystic Whaler is proud to host educators from Clearwater on board during the cruise to discuss the
history, geography, and geology of the area as well as the life in and around the Hudson River.
Reservations are required for these dates and can be made by phone at 1-800-697-8420.

The Great Hudson River Revival- June 20 & 21
This great music festival celebrates its 40th year! One hour sails offered both days from Croton Point
Park on the Hudson. More information:

Sail Norwich- June 26, 27, & 28
Sail Norwich.  Nine tall ships are scheduled to celebrate Norwich, CT’s 350th birthday.  A Parade of Sail
is scheduled to travel the 12 miles from New London to Norwich on Friday, June 26th.  Over the
weekend we will be offering free dockside tours, but no cruises.  For more info, see www.norwichct350.

Boston Tall Ships 5-Day Full Moon Cruise- July 3-7
This five-day cruise sails ONE WAY from New London to Boston.  The cruise boards in New London
after 8:30 pm on Thursday night, July 2nd, and sets sail on the morning of the 3rd.  We arrive in Boston
by 4 pm on Tuesday afternoon, July 7th, which is also on the full moon. Along the way I hope to make
stops at Block Island, Cuttyhunk, and Plymouth, MA.  Of course, we will keep a weather eye out for
fireworks on the 4th!

          We do not have our docking assignment in Boston yet.  Anyone traveling to New London by car
can garage their car at the Water Street garage near City Pier.  At the end of the cruise they can take
Amtrak from the Back Bay Station in Boston right back to their car in New London.

          Note that this cruise does not include the Parade of Sail on the 8th.

Boston Tall Ships Parade of Sail-  July 8th
The Mystic Whaler sails in company with the majestic fleet of Tall Ships in Boston Harbor.  The day’s sail
includes a full lunch with our famous clam chowder.  BYOB for soda, beer, or wine.   All bookings for this
cruise must be made through The Liberty Clipper office in Boston: 617-742-0333. Email:

Sailfest – July 11 and July 12
New London’s annual waterfront festival gives us the opportunity to offer shorter cruises to the public.
Sail for one-hour from City Pier twice daily during the festival.

      Saturday July 11th – 1 Hour Harbor Sails
      1-2pm and 3-4pm (first come first serve)

      Sunday July 12th – 1 Hour Harbor Sails
      1-2pm and 3-4pm (first come first serve)
      Adults = $20.00 Children 5-10 years = $10.00 Children under 5 = free

Sailfest Lobster Dinner & Fireworks Cruise - July 11th
Sail on a 6-hour Lobster Dinner cruise and see New England’s most spectacular fireworks display from
the best seats, aboard a tall ship! Sails 5pm-11pm with dinner, music and fireworks!
Special Pricing - $175 per person – Reservations Required!
Includes a free certificate for a Daysail within the next year


MYSTIC WHALER will participate in Sail Boston 2009
LOA:  110'
Beam: 25'
Draft:     7' 6"
Hull; Steel
Rig: Schooner
Year built: 1967
Homeport, New London, CT