Chicago Maritime Festival

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The festival features a taste of almost every aspect of life on or near the water in Chicago through seminars, workshops, and concerts on topics including maritime history, shipwreck diving, battles at sea, water safety, weather forecasting, model ships, commercial shipping, canoes and kayaks, maritime music, marine art, and much more. Activities for younger sailors include model boat building, songs for younger sailors, and "How to be an Underwater Detective."

Days/Hours: Daytime activities 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Evening concert 7 p.m. April 16, 2016

Admission: Daytime activities $14. Evening concert plus activities $30.