Swift of Ipswich is Back in the Water

About a week before that crisp, damp Friday morning, December 6th, 2018, the final trunnel was hammered into the hull of the Swift of Ipswich. The last thru-hull was inspected, the new bottom paint dark as a starless night, her topside red and yellow as the sunrise, every hull plank and keel bolt longing for…

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Volunteer Orientation

Volunteer Orientation

This is the first step in joining our volunteer program! We will give an overview of our programs and show you what you need to get on board. After this step is usually a crew training sail. We would appreciate an RSVP if you plan on attending. You can RSVP by sending an email to…

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2019 Holiday Dinner

Celebrate with us! Unveiling Party Come and see Swift of Ipswich in the water adjacent to building G!! Date: Saturday, December 14th 2019 Time: 4pm – 7pm Where: Building G, Berth 73, San Pedro, CA 90731 Ticket price includes a delicious dinner, beverages, and dessert. Tickets: $25 Adults $15 Children 12 & under Active volunteers…

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Give Thanks Family Sail

Our final community sail of the year will take place on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019 from 3:00pm-5:00 pm. Sail and celebrate of all the things we have to be thankful for! Sail on a traditionally rigged tall ship from a bygone era, explore the largest wilderness on the planet (the ocean), and sit ringside in…

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Harvest Sunset Sail

This month’s sunset sail will take place on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019 from 5:00pm-7:30pm. Sail on a traditionally rigged tall ship from a bygone era, explore the largest wilderness on the planet (the ocean), and sit ringside in the busiest port in the Americas.  Or get adventurous and become part of the crew. All proceeds…

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Celebrate Non-Profits Sail

Join us on a sail to celebrate Non-Profits and all of the contributions they bring to the community! We will take a leisurely sail through San Pedro Bay on one of our Tall Ships. Come relax and take a different perspective on San Pedro, and learn about the great programs The Los Angeles Maritime Institute…

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4th of July Sail

This is one of our most popular public sails! Departing San Pedro, we sail to Long Beach for a spectacular, unobstructed view of at least three huge fireworks displays. Bring a cooler with your favorite snacks and beverages, family and friends, make yourself comfortable and enjoy the show! This is a popular sail and both…

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