- Typical breezy conditions
- Cooler temps
- Fall Foliage turns mid-October
- Many super, special event cruises
October 1: 2 Hour Cruises departing the Annapolis Waterfront Hotel (our normal operation). BUY TICKETS
October 1: Specialty Cruise: “Acoustic Brunch Cruise with Jay Nash and special guest, Natalia Zukerman”. An Intimate, Acoustic Show with JAY NASH and special guest, NATALIA ZUKERMAN aboard the Schooner Woodwind for a concert on a beautiful sailing boat, including a light delicious brunch. INFO, MENU AND TICKETS
October 2-4: No Public Cruises. Private Cruises can be booked and are encouraged.
October 5-9: 1.5 Hour Public Cruises departing up to four times daily from inside of the Sailboat Show. Get your Combo Tickets where we package the cruise and Boat Show Admission together! This deal discounts the Boat Show Admission ticket by up to 40% when bought online when you pick a time to sail. SAIL BOAT SHOW CRUISE INFO & TICKETS
October 8, Sunday: Specialty Cruise: “Brews in the Breeze Lunch Cruise” Sail on a lunchtime cruise of craft beer tasting on the Chesapeake Bay. After we raise all our sails, we will start the tasting with the lightest of the four beers. Cruise departs from Annapolis City Marina. INFO, MENU AND TICKETS
October 10-17: Special Cruises below offered and Private Cruises can be booked and are encouraged.
October 12, Thursday: Specialty Cruise: “Schooner Race Watch”. Cheer on the Schooners! The Annual Great Chesapeake Bay Schooner Race Start Watch aboard the Schooner Woodwind II: Join in the excitement and watch the start of the race. Cruise departs from Annapolis City Marina. INFO, MENU AND TICKETS
October 14, Saturday: Specialty Cruise: “Lighthouse Cruise”. Sail to as many as three different lighthouses on the Chesapeake Bay and learn about their history, importance, and present day condition by a guest lecturer from the Chesapeake Chapter of the U.S. Lighthouse Society. Cruise departs from Annapolis City Marina. INFO, MENU AND TICKETS
October 18, Wednesday: Public, 2-hour, Sailing Cruises resume at the Annapolis Waterfront Hotel. More Info…
October 31: Last Day of Private Cruises, more info Private Cruises