More vessels added to Nicolet Bank Tall Ships


GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) - Three more ships have been added to the line up for Nicolet Bank Tall Ships.

The Pride of Baltimore II, Bluenose II and Utopia will sail into the festival in downtown Green Bay this summer.

The Pride of Baltimore II is a "sailing memorial" to the Pride of Baltimore. The original ship sank near Puerto Rico in 1986.

The Bluenose II is a replica of the original Bluenose, which was undefeated in races for 17 years.

The 77-foot schooner Utopia has been around the world and logged more than 60,000 miles.

Nicolet Bank Tall Ships starts with Parade of Sail and festival in Green Bay, July 26-28. The ships will sail through Sturgeon Bay on July 29 and then sail past Algoma on July 30.

Tall Ships features nine vessels and the World's Largest Rubber Duck. There will be food, beverages, a marketplace, and entertainment for kids.

Tickets go on "sail" on Friday, March 15.


Bluenose II
Pride of Baltimore II