Margaretta Days Festival Looking For Boats

Posted July 01, 2014, at 10:31 p.m.

Wednesday, July 2, 2014 6 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Thursday, July 31, 2014 6 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Location: Margaretta Days Festival seeking re-enactors and boats, University of Maine at Machias Mall, Machias, Maine

For more information: 207-255-6397

For the 2015 Margaretta Days Festival boats and people to reenact the historic battle between the Margaretta and the Unity as was done in the 1970s. For more details contact Bob at (207) 255-6397 or Carlene at (207) 263-5886. The Festival is June 13, 2015 and the boat reenactment is tentatively scheduled for June 14, 2015.

Remember our freedom! Author James Fenimore Cooper called this battle “The Lexington of the Sea” in his history of the United States Navy. Plan now to attend and participate in this living history.

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