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Trophies … check. Spinach… check. Tugboats… check, the excitement is really building now over at WHC HQ! Only 2 weeks to go until our 23rd annual Great North River Tugboat Race & Competitions!

Photo by Mitch Waxman

Photo by Mitch Waxman

Photo by Mitch Waxman

*Sunday, 6 September, 2015 from 10 am – 2 pm*
The Working Harbor Committee presents
the 23rd Annual Great North River Tugboat Race
& Competitions!

Pier 84, West 44th Street and Hudson River Park, NYC

The Spectator Boat sails from 9:30 am – 11:30 am (Pier 83, w 42nd St., Hudson River Park in Manhattan). Tickets: $25 adults, $20 seniors (age 64+) and $12 for children ages 3 and up.

See you at the Races!

 

by Mai Armstrong for the Working Harbor Committee

 

via Sea Tea Cruises

 

After a more than a decade-long hiatus, Wigstock returned to NYC last weekend with a splash! With glamour and fanfare, Wigstock: The Cruise took to the harbor last Sunday, packed to the brim with fabulous-ness.

Lady Bunny. Photo: Santiago Felipe/Village Voice

 

Fusion: The event, hosted by Wigstock co-founder and drag legend Lady Bunny aboard the Hornblower Infinity (what did you call me), reunited classic Wigstock performers like Flotilla DeBarge, H.R.H. Princess Diandra, Sweetie, Linda Simpson, and more.

Rollerina, the Queen of Studio 54! Photo: John Walker/ Fusion

 

Hornblower Infinity dazzled with the spirit of Wigstock as she sailed around the harbor – resplendent with legendary drag royalty and performers on each of the 3 decks on board.

Wigstock: The Cruise. Photo: Santiago Felipe/Village Voice

Neon Flux (left) and Demanda Dahling (right). Photo: John Walker/Fusion

Photo: Santiago Filipe/Village Voice

 

 

Read more from Lady Bunny herself at Fusion, and see more of Santiago Felipe photos here…

 

by Mai Armstrong for the Working Harbor Committee

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