Pre Conference Tour


Boating with the Bayman – Long Island South Bay Tour

Saturday, October 13, 2018
10:30am – 4:30pm

Timeline of Tour:
10:30 am: We will begin with a walking tour of the Nautical Mile in Freeport to see the Freeport Waters exhibit that explores the maritime heritage of Freeport, including Rum Runners, Boat Builders, Legends of Freeport and Bay Houses. 
11:30 am: Lunch at Nawlins
1:00 pm– 4:00 pm: Tour of the south shore bays departing on the Miss Freeport, featuring master tradition bearers recalling their escapades. 

Topics to include:

  • Superstorm Sandy
  • Rum Runners
  • Canals of the south shore
  • Close calls on the water
  • Legends of the Mile
  • Working the waters

4:30 pm: Return to Staten Island

Total cost per person:  $65.00
Includes lunch and snacks on the boat