Sail to Waterfront Festival Seastreak is offering $40 roundtrip fare for Vineyard residents to the Working Waterfront Festival taking place in New Bedford on Sept. 29 and 30. This free festival is a celebration of commercial fishing culture and will feature an appearance by the singer/songwriter Gordon Bok. Additional performers include the Johnson Girls, Mary Garvey, Sharks Come Cruisin’, Jon Campbell, Ana Vinagre, Bob Quinn and more. In addition to singing there will be demonstrations of all things seaworthy, from net mending and scallop shucking to fish filleting. Guided harbor tours, author talks, artist exhibits and, of course, lots of tasty seafood to eat round out the day.
For more information on the event, visit workingwaterfrontfestival.org.
To book tickets on Seastreak, call 508-993-8894.