Watch Log Canoe Races onboard The Patriot

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Name: Watch Log Canoe Races onboard The Patriot
Date: September 9, 2017 - September 10, 2017
Event Description:
Join us onboard the Patriot during our regularly scheduled narrated historical cruises ar 11, 22:30 and 2:30 and experience the rare treat of watching Log Canoes race on the Miles River

These iconic Chesapeake Bay sailing log canoes only race along the Chester, Miles, Choptank, and Tred Avon rivers on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. With long masts and large sails, these boats keep upright as they accelerate to speeds of 10 knots or more, thanks to crew members climbing to the ends of 15-foot boards that hang off the side of the canoe

Based on weather and race scheduling, we hope to see these amazing sailboats race (and maybe capsize) while telling you the history of our area and seeing many beautiful historic mansions. Including 2 that were used in filming the movie, Te Wedding Crashers.

To buy tickets, go to
Event Media:
213 N. Talbot Street

Park at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum and walk to our dock, next to the Crab Claw Restaurant
Date/Time Information:
Races normally start at 10am and 2 pm.  We have no control over the races but we normally see the, racing on our 11 am , 12:30 and 2;30pm cruises.
Contact Information:
Go to for,pricing and to buy tickets.  Buy your tickets online as these cruises do sell out.
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Printed courtesy of – Contact the St. Michaels Maryland Business Association for more information.
PO Box 1221, St. Michaels, MD 21663 – (410) 745-0411 –