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17th Annual Family Boatbuilding Week

July 21 - July 27

Once a year, the Deltaville Maritime Museum and Holly Point Nature Park host a week-long event for the entire country. It’s a week where families get together and build their very own 14 foot Wright Skiff. That’s right, it’s time for the 17th Annual Family Boatbuilding Week!

This year, it will be taking place from Sunday, July 21, until Saturday, July 27. The week will consist of the following:

Sunday, 21: Orientation day

Monday-Saturday, 22-27: Boat Building

Saturday, 27: 10:30 am, Boat Races and Trophy Presentation

Saturday, 27: 11 am- 12:30 pm, 17th Annual Family Boatbuilding Fish Fry.

It’ll be a great weekend for all families to enjoy!

*Please note that the event is closed for registration but all families can enjoy the Boat Races and Fish Fry on Saturday.


July 21
July 27
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Deltaville Maritime Museum
287 Jackson Creek Road
Deltaville, VA 23043 United States
(804) 776-7200


Deltaville Maritime Museum