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Events & Things to Do in Rhode Island Filter

Annual Herreshoff Classic Yacht Regatta

Bristol, RI August 26 - August 28

The annual Herreshoff Classic Yacht Regatta draws participants from around the world! Each year, a mix of gorgeous big boats and one-designs gathers for a weekend of exciting racing on scenic courses on the bay and terrific social events. Eligible boats must register on or before August 19th. SEE MORE

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Fishing 101: Best Way to Gut a Fish

8/8/2022 by Editor

By takemefishing. Cleaning a fish is easy. In this article, we'll give you basic information and simple steps on how to clean and store your catch as well as how to clean fish before cooking. For the best possible meal, start by treating the fish right from the moment you… SEE MORE

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Maritime Administration Issues Small Shipyard Grants

8/8/2022 by Editor

By Ashto.org. The Maritime Administration, known as MARAD, recently issued $19.6 million in grants to 24 small shipyards in 19 states via its Small Shipyard Grant Program. “Small businesses are the lifeblood of the American economy, and small shipyards play a critical role in America’s maritime industry, helping us get… SEE MORE

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Navigating Locks Safely on Your Boat

8/7/2022 by Editor

Joseph Carro, USCG Boating Safety Locks are more common in some areas than others, so navigating the intricacies of “locking” isn’t something you’ll encounter every day. Still, it’s a reality you’re likely to come upon at one time or another, so it’s important to understand the basics. Navigation locks are… SEE MORE

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Rare 13th Century Shipwreck Discovered

8/6/2022 by Editor

By Meilan Solly Carrying a cargo of locally sourced limestone, the so-called Mortar Wreck likely sank off the Dorset coast during the reign of Henry III. Some 750 years ago, a ship loaded with intricately carved gravestones, Purbeck limestone and grinding mortars sank off the coast of Dorset, England, just… SEE MORE

Explore Tides & Weather in Rhode Island Regions

Block Island Sound, RI

Tide charts, coastal and marine weather, online nautical charts, and local boating and fishing information for the Block Island Sound region of Rhode Island. SEE MORE

Coastal Rhode Island

Tide charts, coastal and marine weather, online nautical charts, and local boating and fishing information for Coastal Rhode Island. SEE MORE

Narragansett Bay, RI

Tide charts, coastal and marine weather, online nautical charts, and local boating and fishing information for the Narragansett Bay, Rhode Island. SEE MORE