"Beacons of the Night"
Sunset/Moonlight Lighthouse Cruise
Saturday, September 18, 4:30
Boarding the Peconic Star II
it again! Join us on our fifth annual sunset/moonlight/lighthouse cruise.
Click here for a report on the
1st Annual "Beacons of the Night" Cruise.
See several offshore lighthouses in the late afternoon. Then see them
casting their beams on the return to Greenport under a near-full moon. This
will be a unique opportunity to see lighthouses as they were intended to be
seen: at night.
Lighthouses to be visited, depending on weather conditions, include: Long Beach Bar (The Bug Light), Orient Point (The Coffee Pot),
Plum Island, Little Gull Island, and Race Rock. If the night is clear, the light from the Montauk Point lighthouse and
some Connecticut lighthouses may be visible on the return trip.
Long Island Chapter volunteers will be on board to narrate and answer
Cost is $70 for members, $80 for nonmembers. Includes
SOLD OUT! For more information on events, call
877-934-3030 or e-mail
Pay by Mail: Please
for more information,
as tickets are sold out! Tickets are sold on a first come first serve
basis. Please make checks payable to the LI Chapter, USLHS, and write "Beacons
of the Night Lighthouse Cruise" on the check and envelope. Checks must have your
full current mailing address on them (Tickets will be sent to this address). Send check to the LI Chapter, USLHS, 29745 Main Road, Cutchogue, New York 11935.
- Boarding passes must be received by the Chapter no later than ten days
prior to the event to receive a 100% refund.
- Within ten days, filled spots will receive 100% refund, unfilled spots
will receive 50% refund.
- If the boat captain recommends not sailing, the boarding pass is
transferred to a new date (to be announced), and the above mentioned refund policies
remain in effect.