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Photo by Mitch Waxman

It’s finally here!

The 22nd Annual Running of the Great North River Tugboat Race & Competition
Today! – Pier 84, West 44th Street and Hudson River, Manhattan

10:00 AM – Parade of tugs from Pier 84 to the start line
10:30 AM – Race starts – From South of 79th Street Boat Basin (near Pier I) to Pier 84
11 AM – Nose-to-nose pushing contests and line-toss competition
Noon – Tugs tie up to Pier 84 for lunch and awards ceremony. Exhibits, amateur line-toss, spinach eating contest
1 PM – Awards Ceremony
2 PM – Tugs depart

Be in the race on the Circle Line 42 Spectator Boat! Get enviable, close-up views right in the midst of the action.
9:30AM to 11:30AM; Boarding begins at 9:00AM. Get tickets at WorkingHarbor.Org or click here

Come on down!

Gowanus Canal. Photo by Mitch Waxman

As we head into the fun-filled holiday weekend, I wanted to let you know that we have more Hidden Harbor Tours coming up in September and October!

Red Hook waterfront. Photo: ©Mitch Waxman

Stay tuned to this blog or visit our website at for more details.

Gowanus Bay Terminal. Photo: ©Mitch Waxman

Enjoy your weekend!

by Mai Armstrong for the Working Harbor Committee




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