Greenport Maritime Festival 2015 schedule

A scene from the 2014 Greenport Maritime Festival. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

A scene from the 2014 Greenport Maritime Festival. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

The 2015 Greenport Maritime Festival returns this weekend with a kayak derby, pirate and mermaid breakfast and an opening day parade.

Don’t miss the blessing of the waters at 11 a.m. or the Little Merfolk Contest at noon.

See the events below.

For more information visit eastendseaport.org.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25

6-9 p.m.

Land and Sea Greenport Gala

9 p.m.-Midnight

Official After-Party, music by HooDoo Loungers

Blue Canoe

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 26

9 a.m.

Streets closed to vehicular traffic

10 a.m.

Blessing of Oyster Fleet, Fathers of St. Agnes R.C. Church

Railroad Dock

11 a.m.

Parade through Greenport Village

Blessings of Waters, Fathers of Sts. Anargyroi, Taxiarchis and Gerasimos Greek Orthodox Church

Mitchell Park Marina

Noon-12:30 p.m.

Merfolk Contest

Mitchell Park

12:15-1 p.m.

Ye Pyrate Brotherhood Show

Mitchell Park

12:30 p.m.

FlyboardLI Demonstration

Waterfront, Mitchell Park

1 p.m.

Nautical Demonstrations

Seaport Museum

1-3:30 p.m.

Camera Obscura

Mitchell Park

Viewing of Old Greenport Jail

Carpenter Street

2 p.m.

Children’s Games and Relays

Mitchell Park

2:30 p.m.

Nautical Demonstration

Seaport Museum

3 p.m.

Kayak Derby

Waterfront, Mitchell Park

3:15-4 p.m.

Ye Pyrate Brotherhood Show

Mitchell Park

4-6 p.m.

Bug Lighthouse Cruise and Tour

  Seaport Museum, Railroad Dock

4 p.m.

Flyboard LI Demonstration

Waterfront, Mitchell Park

5 p.m.

Streets reopen to vehicular traffic

5:30 p.m.

Music

Amphitheater, Mitchell Park

7:30 p.m.

Film Screening

Greenport Cinema

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 27

9 a.m.

Streets closed to vehicular traffic

9-10:45 a.m.

Paul Drum’s Breakfast Fundraiser: A Mermaid and Pirate Experience

Front Street Station Restaurant, Front Street

11 a.m.

Children’s Games

Mitchell Park

Nautical Demonstrations

Seaport Museum

12:15-1 p.m.

Ye Pyrate Brotherhood Show

Mitchell Park 

12:30 p.m.

FlyboardLI Demonstration

Waterfront, Mitchell Park 

1 p.m.

Snapper Fishing, ages 8 and under

Railroad Dock

1:15 p.m.

Firemen’s Tug of War

Mitchell Park

1-3:30 p.m.

Camera Obscura

Mitchell Park

Viewing of Old Greenport Jail

Carpenter Street

2 p.m.

Snapper Fishing, ages 9 to 16

Railroad Dock

3 p.m.

FlyboardLI Demonstration

Waterfront, Mitchell Park

3:15-4 p.m.

Ye Pyrate Brotherhood Show

Mitchell Park

4-6 p.m.

Bug Lighthouse Cruise and Tour

Seaport Museum, Railroad Dock

4:15 p.m.

Festival Raffle Drawing and Closing Ceremony

Mitchell Park

5 p.m.

Streets reopen to vehicular traffic

OPEN EVENTS THROUGHOUT GREENPORT, MITCHELL PARK AND THE MARINA

Classic, Ice and Small Boats * Vendors * Captain Kidd’s Craft Alley * Boat Tours * Sailaways * Live Music Carousel * Sterling Historical Society * Blacksmith Shop * Seaport Museum * Fireboat Tours * Food Court * Local Beer and Wine Tastings * Oysters * Village of Greenport Stores, Restaurants and Shops * Railroad Museum * Craft Demonstrations.