Wacky Wednesday: Privateer Day

April 13th, 2011 by WLOY Staff

Saturday, April 16th Fell’s Point revisits its roots. Fell’s may have a raging night life, but more importantly the area has an incredible historic lineage tracing to the 1700’s. Fell’s Point Privateer Day celebrates this heritage. The event goes from 11a.m to 6p.m and is chock full of Privateery fun!

If you’re wondering what a privateer is, so was I. It’s different than a pirate. Privateers are given orders from the government to attack ships, a license to rob type of set up.

More importantly Fell’s Point Privateer Day promises to be as exciting as a Privateer’s job. There’s a large variety of entertainment certain to please anyone in attendance, including: musical performances, live battles and magic. Additionally Privateer Day boasts ship tours, sailing, vendors and art.

The event will be a pleasant experience for all involved. Try Fells during the day for this historical, active and creative event!

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