Whale Park - The Hub of Windjammer Days...


Information below is for 2017. Schedule will be updated for 2018 when information is available.

pancake breakfast

Tuesday, June 27, 2017
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM.

Come enjoy a delicious breakfast in downtown Boothbay Harbor at Whale Park cooked up for you by some local Fire Fighters!  All proceeds from this event will benefit our local fire department to help them keep us safe.  


red cloak haunted history tours

Tuesday, June 27, 2017
7:30 PM
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
7:30 PM  

While the light of the day begins to fade, take a lantern lit walk with the mysterious "Lady in the Red Cloak" as she shares seafaring superstitions, Windjammer history, pirate tales, and ghost stories of early Boothbay Harbor. Red Cloak Haunted History Tours last about 90 minutes and are appropriate for all ages. Participation is by reservation only - 207-380-3806.


lobster eating contest

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
2:00 PM

Open to all to participate. Want the bragging rights? Each participant purchases two lobsters. All you have to do is get the lobster meat out of its shell and eat it quicker than anyone else! The person who can pick out and eat both lobsters – claws, knuckles and tail first, wins!  Sign up at the Friends of Windjammer Days Tent in Whale Park.

Thank you to our generous sponsor for this event:
 Boston Beer Company


cod fish races

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
 3:00 PM

Grab some friends and form a team.  One member of the team dresses in oil pants, jacket, and boots and carries two fresh smelling cod fish around a set course downtown.  Upon return, they trade outfits and fish with the next member of the relay team.  First team with all its members back to Whale Park wins!   Open to the public, teams of 4, sign up in Whale Park at the Friends of Windjammer Days Tent.

Thank you to our generous sponsors for this event: