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Events & Things to Do in Gulf Coast, TX, Texas Filter

NWSA Sharing Sailing 2022 Conference

Galveston Pier 21, TX May 20 - May 21

Come share your love of sailing with women sailors from around the country! “SHARING SAILING!” celebrates the coming together of new and seasoned sailors and the teachers and coaches passionate about creating opportunities for women to get confident at the helm. Celebrate NWSA's 21st Annual Conference at the Houston Yacht… SEE MORE

Wear Your Life Jacket at Work Day

May 20

Whether you’re working in the office, at home, in the air, or on the water, all boating enthusiasts can participate in Wear Your Life Jacket at Work Day on Friday, May 20, 2022. This fun day is part of the Safe Boating Campaign, a global awareness effort that encourages boaters… SEE MORE

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Wildfires, Severe Weather Marked April 2022

5/18/2022 by Editor

April 2022 was slightly cooler and wetter than normal across the contiguous U.S., according to the National Centers for Environmental Information. What made the month standout was an early start to the wildfire season, several tornado outbreaks and a widespread Western drought. Below are more takeaways from NOAA’s latest monthly U.S.… SEE MORE

A classic Arey's Pond Boat Yard cat, at left, sits on the Chesapeake beside a modern cruising catamaran.

Boating 101: Spring Checklist

5/16/2022 by Editor

By John Page Williams. Hooray for spring! It’s time to get out on the water. But first, make sure your boat is ready to run smoothly, reliably, and safely. (And even if you have been fishing all winter, it’s a good time to check over your rig for an even… SEE MORE

US Harbors' Annual "Best Harbor in the U.S." Contest

Best Harbor 2022 Leaderboard

5/15/2022 by Editor

With just over two weeks left to VOTE for your Best Harbor, a few clear coastal favorites have emerged. Don't see your favorite harbor in the list below? Get out and vote today!  Not only will the winning harbor get bragging rights, the Grand Winner and Regional Winner harbors will… SEE MORE

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Moon Goes Blood Red this Weekend: ‘Eclipse for the Americas’

5/14/2022 by Editor

By Marcia Dunn. CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A total lunar eclipse will grace the night skies this weekend, providing longer than usual thrills for stargazers across North and South America. The celestial action unfolds Sunday night into early Monday morning, with the moon bathed in the reflected red and… SEE MORE