Fanfare on the Fantail Fundraiser

Independence Seaport Museum cordially invites you to the Third Annual Fanfare on the Fantail: A Night in Old Havana

Date: Saturday October 11, 2014

Time: 7-10 p.m. (VIP 5:30-7:00)

Join us for a Havana-themed evening aboard the cruiser Olympiathe sole surviving naval ship of the Spanish-American War. Enjoy live Latin music, Salsa dancing and instruction, historical reenactments, beer, wine, cocktails, and a lavish buffet.

VIP guests are invited to a private cruise aboard Mystic Whaler before the main event. Mystic Whaler leaves dock at 5:45 sharp. VIP guests will also enjoy access to special areas of the cruiser Olympia.

All purchased tickets include admission to the Old City Seaport Festival.

Live Auction items are available for viewing here.


Dress is Caribbean casual. To protect the decking of this historic ship, guests are required to wear flat shoes or wedges. 

The Cruiser Olympia is located on the Delaware River, south of Independence Seaport Museum. Paid parking is available at Lombard Circle adjacent to the Moshulu and Chart House Restaurant. 

Ages 21+

To RSVP for the event, click here

Cruiser Olympia is located on the Delaware River, south of Independence Seaport Museum. Parking is available at Lombard Circle adjacent to the Moshulu and Chart House Restaurant.  

Click here for 2012 Fanfare on the Fantail photos.