Celebrate Richmond’s historical connection with the sea at the 14th Annual Richmond Maritime Festival, a free family event at a National Heritage Site.
Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site in Steveston
located at 5180 Westwater Drive
Saturday August 12: 11am-7pm
Sunday August 13: 11am-5pm
Over two days, land lubbers and sea-goers of all ages will enjoy activities that delight one and all. Discover local lore, visit beautiful wooden boats, create works of art, bring your picnic blanket and enjoy the tasty treats. Take in music, painters, potters, stilt performers, puppets, story tellers and much more!
The Richmond Maritime Festival celebrates all things waterfront at the Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site. From wooden boats to model boats, water safety to sea creatures, local lore to fishing history, the festival invites visitors to explore a spectacular heritage site and enjoy music, games, interactive exhibits, roving performers, food and much more.