Saturday, 8:30am - 6:30pm, Long Wharf Boston
**This event was postponed due to rainy weather, originally May 19. Enjoy!**
Celebrate Boston Harbor Islands Opening Day with a FREE trip to Georges or Spectacle Island! Explore historic Fort Warren on Georges Island or walk Spectacle island's sandy beaches and winding trails. Catch the ferry to either island right from downtown Boston's Long Wharf North... for free!
Free tickets for the Boston Harbor Cruises ferry will be distributed on a first come, first serve basis at the Ferry Center on Long Wharf-North.
No tickets will be given out at the Boston Harbor Islands Welcome Center on the Greenway or Long Wharf South ticket booth.
Free tickets are from Boston only. Hingham and Hull ferries will resume later this season.
The ticket window opens at 7:30 am. On nice weather days, all free ferry tickets are distributed before 11 am, with all of the departures listed below completely booked at that point.
Service between islands is not available on Free Ferry Day.
There are three departures from Long Wharf North to Georges Island for Free Ferry Day. Travel time is 45 minutes.
There are four departures from Long Wharf North to Spectacle Island for Free Ferry Day. Travel time is about 25-30 minutes.
Posted by Dee T.