Starting June 27, a weekend of tall ships excitement will make 2009 a significant year for nineteen sailing ships from eleven nations. They'll assemble at Newport, Rhode Island.
In addition to the events under sail, the ships will offer free inspection opportunities to the public.
A few of these beauties are; Concordia, Eagle, Etoile, Kruzenshtern, Maquette, Tecla ... plenty more! A class of smaller sailing vessels includes the Jolie.
Why not do a Google search for updates on this New England summer event? It is just weeks away.