The TALL SHIPS® 1812 Tour, presented by Redpath Sugar, will sail to 15 Ontario ports this summer to commemorate the bicentennial of the War of 1812.


Collingwood, August 16-18

Location: Collingwood Harbour and throughout Downtown
Celebrate the War of 1812  Bicentennial in Collingwood! Experience the breathtaking power and beauty of authentic Tall Ships as they visit Collingwood Harbour August 16-18! Collingwood is one of 15 ports across the province that will welcome the TALL SHIPS® 1812 Tour, presented by Redpath, and the TALL SHIPS CHALLENGE®2013 to its shores during this summer-long commemoration of a defining moment in Canadian history. Step aboard for a deck tour of the ships, watch the Parade of Sail, enjoy the War of 1812 land activities, interactive displays, live musical entertainment, and special activities throughout Downtown.


Owen Sound, August 16-18

Step back in time to see Tall Ships® in Owen Sound’s scenic, historic harbour, along with War of 1812 Bicentennial live multimedia presentations and first-class musical entertainment in association with the 38th annual Summerfolk Music& Crafts Festival. Deck tours and other on-site activities take place on August 16 and 17, and the outgoing Parade of Sail on August 18. Ships confirmed to date include the brigantines Fair Jeanne of Brockville and the Playfair of Toronto, along with the 157’ topsail schooner Pride of Baltimore II of Baltimore, Maryland. Boarding passes are on sale now and advance purchase is strongly
Tel.: 519-376-1440

Email: tallships@owensound.ca


Confirmed Ships

Land Activities

Festival Grounds 9am – 9pm


Parks Canada 1812 On Tour Travelling Exhibit

Deck Tours 9am – 5pm


Georgian Bay British Car Club Show & Shine (Saturday 10am – 3pm)


Friends Good Will

King of the Grill BBQ Competition


Wasaga Under Siege Battle Re-enactment Snap shot (Saturday)


Strolling Entertainers

Boarding passes will be $5 per person, per ship + tax and handling

Presented By: The Town of Collingwood, Collingwood Downtown, and the Georgian Triangle Tourist Association.

Tel.: 1-888-227-8667


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