Event Schedule

Event Schedule


Boarding of visiting tall ships and navy ships are free and open to the public.  VIP FastPass boarding for tall ships may be purchased below.

Thursday, April 19

2pm – 5pm     Navy ships and tall ships arrive into downtown New Orleans. Docking locations include:  Port of New Orleans, Woldenberg Riverfront Park at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, and Governor Nichols Street Wharf (no public boarding day of Parade of Sail)

Friday, April 20 – Sunday, April 22

10am – 5pm   Navy ships and tall ships open to the public.  Admission is free.  Individual ship schedules will be available after April 1, 2018 at www.tallshipsnola2018.com.

VIP FastPass tickets available.  See the tall ships like a VIP!  Includes front-of-line access for tall ships (only), and access to the VIP Hospitality Tent in Woldenberg Park. Eventbrite - Tall Ships® New Orleans 2018

Saturday, April 21

6:45pm – 12pm   Tall Ships® Tricentennial Gala – Tall Ships celebrate NOLA’s 300th!  On-deck and dock-side black-tie gala in Woldenberg Park.  Tickets include drinks, food, dancing and fireworks over the River.

Monday, April 23

<> 9am            Tall ships depart for St. Petersburg, FL.  Please note:  Navy ships maintain a separate schedule.  Visit:  www.nolanavyweek.com for more information.   Warships leave New Orleans on Wednesday, April 25.

As of 1.9.2018 (times and events subject to change).


Photo Credit: Tall Ships America