For example, people will gather on the shore of the Chesapeake Bay near the Lynnhaven River to watch tall sailing ships get under way for the Parade of Sail on June 8.
The international fleet of tall ships will begin arriving on June 7. They will anchor in Lynnhaven Roads, just north of the John A. Lesner Bridge on the Virginia Beach waterfront. The Parade of Sail will begin at 7a.m. June 8. The fleet will parade from the Lynnhaven Roads anchorage through Thimble Shoals Channel, past the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel (between Trestles A and B) and past Fort Monroe in Hampton.
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
Sea and Air Parade of Military Vessels, Hampton Roads Waterways. Parade start is off Cape Henry (8:30am-1pm)
Thursday, June 7, 2012
Tall Ship Rendezvous, Lynnhaven Anchorage at the Lesner Bridge, Virginia Beach (All Day)
Friday, June 8, 2012
Whistle Symphony, Lynnhaven Anchorage at the Lesner Bridge, Virginia Beach (7am)