EVENTS

Teamwork Work~Aboard weekend Yankee Ferry

Work~Aboard Weekend February 21&22

Ahoy friends of Yankee Ferry! YANKEE FERRY NEEDS YOU! Your volunteer spirit! And your rough’n’ready helping hands! Come join Work~Aboard Saturday February 21 and (or!) Sunday February 22, 8.30 am – 5 pm  and earn your Yankee badge of honour! Arrive at Yankee Ferry for 8.30am for us to welcome you aboard! The volunteering work starts promtly at 9am. We will provide lunch for… Read more →

Lunch Work~Aboard weekend Yankee Ferry

December 13&14: Work~Aboard weekend

Ahoy friends of Yankee Ferry! YANKEE FERRY NEEDS YOU! Your volunteer spirit!  And your rough’n’ready helping hands! Come join Work~Aboard December 13&14th and earn your badge of Yankee Honor! 8.15 – 8.45 : Meet at Gowanus Bay Terminal Reception 8.30 – 9.00 : Meet fellow Work-Aboarders! 9.00 – 9.30 : Morning Meeting! Assign projects for the day 9.30 – 1.00… Read more →

Painting Work~Aboard weekend Yankee Ferry

November 15&16: Work~Aboard weekend

  Ahoy friends of Yankee Ferry! We’re rallying the troops for another Work~Aboard volunteer weekend on YANKEE FERRY. New York’s oldest remaining passenger ferry still needs your help and skills to prepare her for winter. Come alone or as a group on November 15 & 16 ~ food, music, laughs, good times, and a feeling of satisfaction are guaranteed! On… Read more →

November 1: Free TRICK-OR-TREAT Halloween Party

  What? Red Hook’s own Yankee Ferry will be hosting a free event for little ghouls and buoys on Saturday, November 1st from 2-5pm. Who? Children and their parents are invited to go trick-or-treating door-to-door aboard the four decks of this historic vessel. RSVP for a special YANKEE FERRY treat ahoy@yankeeferrynyc.com Where? Yankee Ferry is located in the Gowanus Bay… Read more →

July 12: Yankee Ferry opens her gangway for City of Water Day!

  What? For City of Water Day 2014 (check it), Yankee Ferry will open her gangway (11:00 am – 3:00 pm), giving people the opportunity to have a thorough glimpse into this historic vessel, and meet the fantastic and rugged crew who make it all happen. There are secret doors, canon balls, swings, gongs, huge generators, and lots of animals.… Read more →

LIBERATING YANKEE ON INDEPENDENCE DAY

  In preparation for the arrival of Yankee’s Media Crew Applicants, (Have you applied?) as well as the much grander restoration of Yankee’s hull in Dry Dock, we have organized an adventure week-end of volunteering (we will keep you updated via video and photos, so don’t jump ship, just yet!)  Wassup?  EVERYTHING’S up!   July 4th, 2014 is Yankee’s day… Read more →