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Kids Pirate Festival - ARGGGGH!

Rockin' Ron the Friendly Pirate
Rockin' Ron the Friendly Pirate performs
twice daily (11am & 2pm) at LCMM's Kids PIrate Festival

Kids Pirate Festival - rain or shine!

June 13 & 14, 2015

 

The LCMM campus will be taken over by the pirates of New England Brethren of Pirates, the one and only Captain Jane Swallow, sailors, syrens, and mutineers from all distant shores for this family friendly swashbuckling good time! 

Come in costume and enjoy exciting pirate-themed activities, sing-alongs, and make-and-take crafts for the whole family. Listen and sing along with the shanty stylings of by Rockin' Ron the Friendly Pirate!

Build model Pirate Ship, visit the Pirate Fleet on Lake Champlain, visit the Pirate Camp to learn all about life on the high seas, and join in the Great Pirate Tug-o-War. 

Fun and treasure for all ages!

Participation included with daily Museum admission or annual museum membership; kids 5 and under free!

 

Saturday June 13 Schedule

10am Paddle a Pirate Ship!
A chance for the little ones to sail around the shallows in their very own pirate ship!
10am The Swing Peepers
John Hadden & Matt Witten bring you traditional fiddle songs, chanteys, and celtic tunes aboard the replica 1776 gunboat Philadelphia II.
11am Rockin' Ron the Friendly Pirate
Pirate Music for Kids and Kids at Heart
Noon Paddle a Pirate Ship!
A chance for the little ones to sail around the shallows in their very own pirate ship!
Noon The Swing Peepers
John Hadden & Matt Witten bring you traditional fiddle songs, chanteys, and celtic tunes aboard the replica 1776 gunboat Philadelphia II.
1pm Cannon Demonstration
Better for slightly older pirates - it's loud!
2pm Rockin' Ron the Friendly Pirate
Pirate Music for Kids and Kids at Heart
3pm The Great Pirate Tug-O-War
3:30pm Walk the Plankton
Meet the microscopic "sea monsters" of Lake Champlain LIVE on the movie screen!
3:30pm The Swing Peepers
John Hadden & Matt Witten bring you traditional fiddle songs, chanteys, and celtic tunes aboard the replica 1776 gunboat Philadelphia II.

 

Sunday June 14 Schedule

10am Paddle a Pirate Ship!
A chance for the little ones to sail around the shallows in their very own pirate ship!
11am Rockin' Ron the Friendly Pirate
Pirate Music for Kids and Kids at Heart
Noon Paddle a Pirate Ship!
A chance for the little ones to sail around the shallows in their very own pirate ship!
1pm Cannon Demonstration
Better for slightly older pirates - it's loud!
2pm Rockin' Ron the Friendly Pirate
Pirate Music for Kids and Kids at Heart
3pm The Great Pirate Tug-O-War
3:30pm Walk the Plankton
Meet the microscopic "sea monsters" of Lake Champlain LIVE on the movie screen!

 

Ongoing Activities (10am - 4:30pm)

 

Sponsors of the Kids Pirate Festival

Many thanks to Martin’s Coins and Lake Champlain Chocolates for their donations of "treasure", and to Vermont Teddy Bear, Dr. Derek Cimler, and Junebug Nonprofit Resale Shop for their support. And all our Pirate Volunteers: we couldn't do it without you!

 

 

 

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Reenactors:

Reenactors interested in attending, please contact Kris Jarrett, krisj@lcmm.org.