Waterfront Festival Set for May 19

The 7th Annual Waterfront Festival  and Craft Fair is set for Sunday, May 19 with free classes and lectures throughout the week as part of Safe Boating Week.

The Greater Huntington Council of Yacht & Boating Clubs has partnered with the Town of Huntington, US Coast Guard, Coast Guard Auxiliary & Neptune Sail & Power Squadron to sponsor this event promoting & educating for boating safety.

The festival will include booths for craft, jewelry and clothing retailers, service providers from watersport shops and camps, Realtors with specialized knowledge of the  waterfront communities, boating clubs, safety organizations, activities for kids and  more. There’s also a beer tent and a selection of foods.

The waterfront festival is part of Safe Boating Week, which starts Saturday May 18. Some of the week’s events are:

Free NYS Safe Boating Course
Saturday, May 18th
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Huntington Town Hall
To sign up, contact: 631-351-3255

FREE Vessel Safety Checks 
Saturday, May 18th
Conducted by US Coast Guard Auxiliary & Neptune Sail and Power Squadron
Call for appointment and location
Huntington – USCGA – Len – 631-786-5904
Northport – USCGA – Gene – 631-424-2001
Neptune Sail and Power Squadron – Don – 631-271-8762

7th Annual Huntington Waterfront Festival and Craft Fair
Sunday, May 19th
10:00 – 5:00 PM
Mill Dam Park
Rain or Shine

Understanding Marine Salvage Recovery
Monday, May 20th
7:00 PM
Presented by Captain Mike Langenbach – SeaTow Huntington
Lecture and Q&A
Ketewomoke Yacht Club
75 New York Avenue, Halesite
Call Captain Mike to reserve a spot- 631-427-0437

Suddenly in Command 
Tuesday, May 21st
7:00 PM
Harbor Boating Club
323 West Shore Road, Huntington
For Reservations, call Gene – 631-424-2001

Know Your Knots
Wednesday, May 22
6:00 PM
An introductory or refresher hands-on workshop
Presented by
West Marine Huntington
56 New York Avenue, Halesite
Space is limited. Reserve your spot by visiting the store. First come, first served
(631-427-4210)

Town Board Honors Groups That Assisted Coast Guard

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