Sail Philadelphia

The weather didn't dampen the spirits of people celebrating Memorial Day at Penn's Landing.
Kim Adams | KYW Newsradio
Kimberly Adams
May 27, 2018 - 3:11 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The weather didn't dampen the spirits of people celebrating Memorial Day at Penn's Landing Sunday. In fact, it was business as usual for the Tall Ships festival, where hundreds filtered in and out throughout the day. "These people are here and they are celebrating...
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tall ships parade of sail 2018
Steve Tawa-KYW Newsradio
Steve Tawa
May 24, 2018 - 7:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Nearly a dozen tall ships are now in place for the extended Memorial Day weekend, docked from the foot of Market Street, to the end of the Penn's Landing Marina. The ships hail from storied maritime ports across the United States and the globe, including Newport,...
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Sail Philadelphia Festival
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May 24, 2018 - 3:30 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- All eyes will be on Penn's Landing as a fleet of Tall Ships dominates the Delaware. Here's what to look for on a nautical weekend getaway. For most of recorded history, sailing vessels were man's means of providing food, conducting trade, transportation, exploration...
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Under Sail
Jay Lloyd / KYW Newsradio
May 23, 2018 - 4:06 pm
By Jay Lloyd PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Tall Ships, under sail on the Delaware and moored at Penn's Landing have started a raging storm of fantasies. We dream of casting off the lines of daily life and raising the sails of adventure at sea - or at least a river and bay. But, most among us have...
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Steve Tawa
May 22, 2018 - 8:37 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio ) — The parade of ships returns to the Delaware River waterfront for Memorial Day weekend. Landlubber or old salt, visitors will see ships docked from Market Street to the end of the Penn’s Landing Marina to explore up close. Six are available for tours, and five vessels...
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North Wind / When and If
En Route Marketing
May 18, 2018 - 1:39 pm
By Jay Lloyd PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Tall Ships at Penn's Landing will be an eye-filling experience from May 24 to 28. Visitors will also have a chance to sail away. Cast off on five of the schooners. You'll hear the halyards being hauled away and the rustle and snap of canvas as sails...
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Owned and operated by the Philadelphia Ship Preservation Guild, the Gazela sails as a goodwill ambassador for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the Port of Philadelphia.
Sail Philadelphia
Mark Abrams
April 26, 2018 - 10:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Tall ships from around the world are preparing to dock at Philadelphia's waterfront. This Memorial Day weekend, a group of tall ships from Sail America will conjoin along Penn's Landing for a five-day celebration of Philly's maritime heritage. Joseph Forkin, president...
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