Festival Overview

The Baylake Bank Tall Ship Festival® is for Everyone!

Green Bay is celebrating the return of the Baylake Bank Tall Ship Festival®, once again expected to be one of the largest outdoor events in Northeast Wisconsin. Green Bay is one of only a select few American cities selected to host the TALL SHIPS CHALLENGE* Great Lakes 2016.

This three-day maritime festival features ship tours and Day-Sail excursions. You’ll love the food, entertainment, and interactive family activities and the live music throughout the day. It’s a fun summer weekend on the waterfront!

  • Learn about the rich history behind each ship, life on board, what it takes to be a crew member, and the intricate ecosystem of the Great Lakes.
  • Participate in interactive games, make your own unique art project, dig for buried treasure, and dance to the music of the shanty men.
  • Stroll through the assortment of vendors and see what hidden gems await you!
  • Enjoy a vast variety of food & beverage items while resting in the shade under a picnic tent by the river.

 August 5-7, 2016