Tall Ships® Erie 2019

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2019 Festival Dates and Times

Thursday, August 22

4:00 pm Parade of Sail

Friday, August 23*

2:30 pm- 6:00 pm

*Limited hours of admission

Saturday, August 24

10:00 am- 6:00 pm

Sunday, August 25

10:00 am- 5:00 pm

9:00 pm Fireworks Display


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2016 Event Map- Click to enlarge



Festival Highlights

    • Showcasing 10+ Tall Ships and The World’s Largest Duck!
    • On-board tours & sail-aways
    • Live music & entertainment
    • Widget Financial Kidz Zone
    • Festival Marketplace
    • Food vendors

E Shuttle Service Locations:

Erie Maritime Museum to Bayfront Convention Center

Liberty Park-n-Ride to the Erie Maritime Museum to the Bayfront Convention Center

12th and Lincoln Park-n-Ride to the Erie Maritime Museum to the Bayfront Convention Center

EMTA Bus Route TSE 2016



FESTIVAL SECURITY MEASURES: Tall Ships Erie has been designated as a Marine Event of National Significance by the United States Department of Homeland Security. This designation requires certain security measures to be in place for the public’s safety. Individuals must possess an approved ticket, wristband, or credential to gain access into the event. All personal belongings, bags, and purses will be checked. Large backpacks are not permitted. Firearms, weapons of any kind, explosives, or incendiary devices are not permitted. Selfie sticks are not permitted. Open or unsealed bottles or containers of any kind of water or other liquids and food are not permitted. Baby food and formula must be stored in plastic containers. Glass is not permitted. Small coolers no larger than 5 quarts will be permitted to utilize for baby food/formula and medicine only.