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PRESS RELEASE: Pride of Baltimore II to Appear at 2015 Governor’s Cup

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Laura Rodini laura@pride2.org 202-669-3065 (cell) BALTIMORE, July 17, 2015 – Pride of Baltimore II, America’s Star-Spangled Ambassador, will serve as the Committee Start Boat for the oldest and longest overnight race on the Chesapeake Bay. The 42nd Annual Governor’s Cup Yacht Race will be held July 31 and August 1, 2015 and will depart from Annapolis,…

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SAIL MAIL: Celebrate July With Pride!

Celebrate July With Pride! Greetings! Celebrate Independence Day with America’s Star-Spangled Ambassador, Pride of Baltimore! After a successful visit to Philadelphia as part of the Tall Ships Philadelphia Camden festival, Pride has returned to Baltimore, just in time for Independence Day weekend! Pride will be at the Inner Harbor on Friday July 3rd. As part of our free deck tour…

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A Rendezvous with The Hermione

A Rendezvous with The Hermione Event Begins a 3-Day Celebration of Historic Proportions FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Laura Rodini laura@pride2.org 202-669-3065 (cell) Deborah Berger dbhermionevoyage2015@gmail.com 646-391-0352 (cell) BALTIMORE, June 18, 2015 – Pride of Baltimore II, America’s Star-Spangled Ambassador, will rendezvous June 19, 2015 with the French hand crafted Hermione, an authentic replica of the 18th century ship the Marquis…

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Pride & Hermione Weekend Events!

The Complete Schedule of Weekend Events is as follows:   Friday, June 19, 2015 10 am: Welcome Ceremony with French and American officials 12 pm – 4pm: Public Tours of the Hermione 12 pm – 1pm: Public Tours of Pride 2 pm – 4pm: Pride Public Sail: Click here to purchase tickets 12 pm – 4pm: Traveling Exhibit about the…

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A Rendezvous with The Hermione

A Rendezvous with The Hermione Event Begins a 3-Day Celebration of Historic Proportions FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Laura Rodini laura@pride2.org 202-669-3065 (cell) BALTIMORE, June 12, 2015 – Pride of Baltimore II, America’s Star-Spangled Ambassador, will participate in an event of international proportions on Friday, June 19, 2015 as Pride will rendezvous with the French-built Hermione, a replica of the Marquis…

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CAPTAIN’S LOG: Thanks Volunteers!

See photo below of “crossed” course-yard. PRIDE is now looking rather more like she normally looks. Many thanks Volunteers that assisted with a lot of the “heavy lifting”!!! In the foreground it can be seen there are not as many ship related hardware left still sitting “on the hard” as there once was. Still a lot to do before going…

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CAPTAIN’S LOG: Crossed Square-Topsail Yard Sunday

View the photo below and enjoy the most visible proof of PRIDE’s Rig-Up 2015 progress. We crossed the top-yard before lunch Sunday. All hands given Sunday afternoon off after clean-up after lunch. First short work day since May 11th start of the great unwrapping. Been going 7-day work weeks since start. With luck ought to be trial-sailing next week before USCG Inspection just before arrival of…

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See Pride of Baltimore Rendezvous with the Hermione!

Greetings! You’re invited to an event of International proportions! On Friday, June 19, 2015, America’s Star-Spangled Ambassador, Pride of Baltimore II, will rendezvous with the French-built Hermione. You may have heard about the Hermione recently on TV. In April, Hermione departed from France on a two-month Living History Sail to commemorate the voyage that brought a young Marquis de Lafayette…

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