Sail Philadelphia

May 24-28, 2018 

Tall ships sail to the Delaware River waterfront! Spend your Memorial Day Weekend in Philadelphia with five days of waterfront festivities, ship tours, and sailing excursions on the Delaware River as tall ships from the U.S. and international ports dock at Independence Seaport Museum and Penn's Landing. 

Don't miss the opportunity to view these majestic ships and create your own sailing adventure - on land, on deck, or on water. 

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The Museum will kick off the festival with a gala on the evening of Thursday, May 24 -  The Captain's Ball. Join us for dinner, dancing, and fireworks as we celebrate the arrival of the tall ships. Tickets start at $400 and can be purchased here

Sponsorship opportunities for The Captain's Ball are still available. For information, please contact Emily O'Rourke, Assistant Director of Development at or 215-413-8617. 

Interested in learning about group rates for Sail Philadelphia? Please contact Alexis Furlong, Assistant Director of Sales at 215-413-8622 or

For general inquiries about Sail Philadelphia, please e-mail