Saturday, August 30, 2014 - 10:30am

Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 9:00am

The 22nd Annual North River
Tugboat Race

Places aboard the tug PEGASUS still available.
Please join us for this fun-filled Harbor event of unusual tugboat activity.

Support your local historic ships and have a great time.
Reserve your space on board today.

Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 10:00am - 2:00pm

Please come by and visit the Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance table on Pier 84!

Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm



3-4pm - Harbor Tour - This trip is now full, registration and waitlists are closed.

4-5pm - Dockside Open-House - no reservations required!

5pm - ONE-WAY Trip from Bay Ridge to Hudson River Park/Pier 25 Lower Manhattan

Click here to register for a ONE-WAY trip from Bay Ridge to Hudson River Park aboard Pegasus.

You will be responsible for your own transportation back to Bay Ridge!

Please join us for a tour of the harbor followed by dockside open-house tours of historic tugboat Pegasus!

Monday, September 1, 2014 (All day)

End of Summer

Enjoy while you can


Monday, September 1, 2014 - 11:00am - 1:30pm


Presented in partnership with Classic Harbor Line with support from The Brooklyn Navy Yard Center at BLDG 92

Monday, September 1, 11am–1:30pm **Labor Day**

During holiday weekends throughout the summer, we are pleased to offer this special 2.5-hour boat tour that explores the military history of New York Harbor from the Revolutionary War to today, with special emphasis on the role of the port in World War II. We are proud to be working with Classic Harbor Line to offer this unique historical tour by boat! As we cruise around the harbor, we will visit many of the historic military sites that dot the harbor. 

Thursday, September 4, 2014 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

The New York Chapter has been planning a day of public interaction at key locations throughout the New York City Metro area to pass out newly-designed large-format postcards and to talk up the public about the benefits of bringing the SS UNITED STATES back home to New York.
One of our guest speakers:
Roland Lewis, President & CEO of the Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance at 3:00pm
Therefore, please join us on Thursday, September 4th, for our:

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Pier-side Reception Aboard the Yacht Lexington

Save the Date: New York Chapter Day of Action & Pier-side Reception Aboard the Yacht Lexington on Sept 4!
We need volunteers to help us hand out the beautiful and informative new postcards in two shifts, morning and evening, on September 4th. 
Saturday, September 6, 2014 - 8:00am

Paddle for a Cure

benefiting the Support Connection of Yorktown*

sponsored by The Hudson River Watertrail Association**

Saturday, September 6th, 2014

Join us for a fun-filled day of paddling on the Hudson River while raising money for a great cause. This year we’re changing up the course to a new section of the Hudson.  The 9 mile current-assisted course follows the river down a beautiful stretch from Long Dock in Beacon, past historic Bannerman’s Island, to finish at Dockside Park in Cold Spring.

Sunday, September 7, 2014 - 5:30am

Explore and Experience New York City Like Never Before!

The NYC Century Bike Tour is your ride -- as challenging or relaxing as you choose, but always fun and rewarding. All routes have been carefully designed with your safety and enjoyment in mind. No matter which route you choose, you will be fully supported by experienced marshals and mechanics along the route with plentiful food available at scenic rest stops. Plus, all riders will receive a commemorative t-shirt and water bottle on ride day. Choose from 35, 55, 75 and 100-mile rides.

The NYC Century Bike Tour is unlike any other bike tour you’ll find. That’s because the routes are designed to show riders the diversity of New York’s neighborhoods and how to navigate them safely. To illustrate bicyclists' right to the streets, there are no street closings on the NYC Century -- bicyclists ride with traffic and obey all traffic laws.

Stop by the Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance table at the Central Park location

Sunday, September 7, 2014 - 10:00am - 1:30pm



10-11:30am: Public Sail - Click here to register
12-1:30pm: Public Sail - Click here to register

*Reservations required! Only register for a trip if you plan on attending. It is required that you cancel any reservation that you are unable to make at least 48 hours before the sail.

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