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Welcome to Tall Ships® Erie

Tall Ships® Erie 2016, presented by Highmark will take place September 8-11, 2016. The festival will showcase approximately 7-10 tall ships, on-board tours & sail-aways, live music and entertainment, children's activities, a festival marketplace, food vendors, a beer garden and much more.

Tall Ships America U.S. Brig Niagara is the proud recipient of the 2015 Tall Ships® America Sail Training Program of the Year Award

Tall Ships Challenge® Great Lakes 2016

In the summer of 2016, Tall Ships America will once again bring a fleet of tall ships to the Great Lakes, the world's largest body of fresh surface water, as part of the TALL SHIPS CHALLENGE® Great Lakes 2016 series. Join us as the tall ships race through all five Great Lakes making port appearances in cities throughout the US and Canada. Visit www.sailtraining.org/tallships for more information.