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Friends of the North Carolina Maritime Museum
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315 Front Street | Beaufort, North Carolina  28516
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Great 4th Race
Location:
Best viewing time 9 and 10 a.m.
Time:
Traditionally-rigged sailing craft rally to celebrate the historic voyages that carried the news of the signing of the Declaration of Independence to the Outer Banks.
Date:
Saturday, July 7, 2018
Admission:
FREE Admission
Saturday, July 7, 2018

The North Carolina Maritime Museum 
315 Front Street
Beaufort, N.C. 28516
Tel: 252-728-7317
www.ncmaritimemuseums.com
Friends of the NC Maritime Museum 
315 Front Street
Beaufort, NC  28516
252.728.1638
www.maritimefriends.org
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Membership Information:
Friends of the NC Maritime Museum 
315 Front Street
Beaufort, NC  28516
252.728.1638
www.maritimefriends.org
Gina G. Holland
Director of Communications
gina@maritimefriends.org
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Participants Welcome:
The fleet of boats will be in Taylor's Creek between 9 a.m. and 10 a.m.
Boat registration required for participation.
Call 252-728-2762.
Ways you can participate...
Great 4th Race

The course will not be announced by the race committee until the day of the race to suit wind and weather conditions. The course covers between six and twenty miles and is designed so that the race will last between four and eight hours. 
The start and finish line for the race is in Taylors Creek, just off the dock of the Museum’s Harvey Smith Watercraft Center.
The Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center
315 Front Street
Beaufort, NC 28516
www.thewatercraftcenter.com