Economic Impact of 2013 America’s Cup for RI Presented

12/30/2010 - The Rhode Island Department of Economic Development held a press conference at the International Yacht Restoration School (IYRS) in Newport, updating everyone on Newport's bid to host the 34th America's Cup. The big news from the press conference were the results of a recent economic impact study conducted by CPAs… SEE MORE

New Cape Cod Tides Added

11/22/2010 - We added Wellfleet tides and weather along with other Cape Cod stations including Pleasant Bay, Chatham and Barnstable Harbor. We will continue to add more and more locations in Massachusetts. Click here to view Wellfleet Monthly Tide Charts Click here to view Wellfleet Weather & Daily Tides Please… SEE MORE

Best View of the Harbor – Oldport Water Taxi

8/26/2010 - The most enjoyable way to reach the Museum of Yachting and observe the beehive of activity around the harbor is to take the Oldport Water Taxi from downtown Newport. Round trip costs just 5 bucks and stops at the International Yacht Restoration School along the way. VHF 68, Phone: 401-847-9109… SEE MORE
Every launch at Rockport Marine is a celebration that the entire local community enjoys.

Rockport Marine

7/27/2010 - Maine is the center of wooden boatbuilding in the United States, and certainly one of the most talented yards in the state is Taylor Allen’s Rockport Marine. Allen was just a boy when his father, Luke Allen, bought the Sail Loft Restaurant in 1962 and began hiring the best boatbuilders… SEE MORE

1955 Chris Craft arrives in Camden

7/13/2010 - Cool boat of the week. A two-day visit for the owners of this 1955 Chris Craft Conquerer, a triple engine motor yacht 55' in length. Welcome to Camden, Atlas! – Ben Cashen, Wayfarer Marine SEE MORE