Annual National Lighthouse & Lightship Recognition Weekend & Gala
The 7th Annual National Lighthouse & Lightship Recognition Weekend will take place August 4th through August 6th.
If you’re visiting from out of town and need room accommodations, we have a special group rate with the Hampton Inn & Suites of Staten Island. Click here for more information: NLM Group Rate at Hampton Inn & Suites
Here are the planned events:
Friday, August 4, 2017 ~
Light Keeper’s Gala. CHANGE IN BOARDING LOCATION
A champagne reception will precede the vessel leaving from the Stapleton Home Port, 303 Front St. Stapleton, Staten Island, NY 10304. Harbor cruise, open bar, hors-d’oeuvres, dinner, dancing in the moonlight. For more information and to purchase tickets and journal ads click here: Light Keeper’s Gala
Saturday, August 5, 2017 ~
Presentations, panel discussions. free tours and public events at Museum site. 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Wayne Wheeler, President of the United States Lighthouse Society will speak on “Saving America’s Light Stations” (a 30 Year Retrospective).
Sunday, August 6, 2017 ~
Signature Lighthouse Boat Tour leaves 11: AM from World Financial Center pier located on the Hudson River at Vesey St. and North End Ave. To purchase tickets and for more info click here: Aug. 6th Signature Lighthouse Boat Tour