AMERICA’S CUP PRESENTATION: Tucker Thompson
Thursday, October 6 • 5:00 p.m. – 6:45 p.m.
Don’t miss this rare opportunity to see the America’s Cup Trophy and hear from Tucker Thompson, Official Host of the 35th America’s Cup. Presentation begins at 7 p.m. Join us for an exclusive reception before the presentation to get a picture with the America’s Cup and meet Tucker in person. Tickets: $60 Individual · $100 Couple
CIVIL WAR LECTURE: Kate Sullivan
Saturday, October 8 • 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Learn about why composite artifatcs are tricky to conserve from Kate Sullivan, conservator of the USS Monitor Center. Learn how research is being conducted. Click here for info.
FALL SERIES LECTURE: Rand Milam
Saturday, October 8 • 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Learn about the early years of The Mariners’ Museum and Park from Rand Milam, Master Gardener and Tree Steward. Milam has been conducting a survey in the Park for over a year. Free with general admission. Click here for more information.
THE MARINERS’ PIRATE RUN:
Saturday, October 15 • 8:30
Join us for the only 10K on the Noland Trail, 5K in the Park, and Kids Fun Run! Stay after the race to enjoy live music, food, and craft beer. All participants receive t-shirts and 10K runners also receive a medal. There will be no day-of registration this year, so register today and secure your spot! Additional information
PIRATE HALLOWEEN PARTY
Saturday, October 22 • 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Play games and activities such as ring the hook, walk-the-plank, and more! Trick-or-treat with candy and toy prizes at each activity station. Enter into the Costume Contest and win great prizes. Yummy snacks provided by Chick-fil-A! Space is limited. Member Adult or Child · $10, Adult or Child · $12, 2 and under Free
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THE TREES ON THE TRAIL WORKSHOP
Saturday, October 22 • 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Bring the family for a free (with Museum admission) adventure on the Noland Trail! This special workshop, led by Tree Steward and Master Naturalist Deloris Parker, will teach us about the wonders of nature we see every day. Click here for more information.
The Mariners’ Museum, an educational, non-profit institution accredited by the American Alliance of Museums, preserves and interprets maritime history through an international collection of ship models, figureheads, paintings and other maritime artifacts. For hours and information, visit MarinersMuseum.org, call (757) 596-2222 or write to The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive, Newport News, VA 23606.