Tall Ship Lady Washington sails into Newport Harbor

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Lady Washington, the official tall ship of Washington State, and her companion vessel the Hawaiian Chieftain, will visit Newport Beach on January 31 through February 5.

They will offer family-oriented Evening and Battle Sails featuring a living history experience with demonstrations of tall ship handling, sea shanty singing and maritime amusements. A ticket is required for all passengers, including babes in arms. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

One-hour tours are available for a $5 donation, and take place Wednesday through Friday from 4 to 5 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. On Saturday, Feb. 3, Battle Sail takes place from 2 to 5 p.m. and costs $42 - $49. On Sunday, Feb. 4 Adventure Sail takes place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and costs $42 - $49; the Battle Sail occurs from 2 to 5 p.m. and costs $42 - $79. Closed Monday, Feb. 5.

Events take place at the Newport Sea Base, 1932 W. Coast Highway, Newport Beach. For more information, call Grays Harbor Historical Seaport at 1.800.200.5239, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..