Lindsey Glasgow, of The Log NewspaperAugust 27, 2020
DANA POINT—The Ocean Institute in Dana Point has partnered with maritime museums and vessels from around the world to host the first ever Virtual Maritime Festival. The interactive and educational event features challenges and a three-day global stream marathon Sept. 11-13.
The event replaces the annual Tall Ships Festival, as Covid-19 related restrictions continue to prohibit large public gatherings.
“We’re thrilled to be partnering with maritime museums and vessels from around the world to present this exciting streaming event during such extraordinary times,” Ocean Institute’s president and CEO Wendy Marshall said in a released statement. “As they say, ‘a rising tide…