It’s the National Park Service’s 100th birthday! In honor of that, Maritime Voices will present songs of the Canal and the ships that carried its products out to sea to celebrate 19th
-Century life on the Canal. Enjoy the music, and take a ride in a full-scale mule-pulled replica of the boats that plied the canal. See the C&O Canal Association website
for additional information on the event, and see the National Park Service
website for information about the times and costs for the boat rides.
Saturday, August 27, 2016 (Maritime Voices at 11:45 am and 2:15 pm, boat departures at 11 am, 1:30 pm and 3 pm). Rain date (if needed) is Sunday, August 28.
Great Falls Tavern/Visitor Center, 11710 MacArthur Blvd., Potomac, MD 20854
Event is free and open to the public; boat rides require tickets, see National Park Service website
MORE INFO: National Park Service website
and C&O Canal Association website