Celebrate Richmond’s historical connection with the sea at the 12th Annual Richmond Maritime Festival, a free family event at Britannia Heritage Shipyard National Historic Site.
Over two days, land lubbers and sea-goers of all ages will enjoy activities that delight one and all. Discover local lore, visit beautiful wooden boats, create works of art, bring your picnic blanket and enjoy the tasty treats. Take in music, painters, wood carvers, potters, stilt performers, puppets, story tellers and much more!
The Richmond Maritime Festival celebrates all things waterfront at the Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site. From wooden boats to model boats, water safety to sea creatures, local lore to fishing history, the festival invites visitors to explore a spectacular heritage site and enjoy music, games, interactive exhibits, roving performers, food and much more. The annual Richmond Maritime Festival takes place at Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site located at 5180 Westwater Drive, Steveston.