Posted by: nwseaport | June 17, 2012

Next Chantey Sing aboard the Adventuress

Broadside & Handsome Cabin BoysBroadside & the Handsome Cabin Boys will lead the next Chantey Sing aboard the schooner Adventuress at Lake Union Park, Friday, June 29 at 7:30pm.

Northwest Seaport and Sound Experience will team up for the July Chantey Sing on June 29th. Sing sea history aboard the historic Schooner Adventuress, led by Broadside and the Handsome Cabin Boys.

The all-woman band, Broadside and their counterparts, The Handsome Cabin Boys will be the chantey leaders for this special event aboard the Schooner Adventuress.  Amongst the leaders will be Trapper Graves-Lalor, Steve Lalor, and Carol and Kent Mesford.  They will keep the chantey session rolling along. All are welcome to lead a song or just join in on the chorus.

July’s Chantey Sing will open the 2012 Wooden Boat Festival put on by the Center for Wooden Boats. This event is in lieu of the regular second Friday of the month. The Schooner Adventuress  is one of our National Historic Landmarks and will be docked near the former Naval Amory at Lake Union Park.  As this is an outside event, so dress warmly and for the weather!