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Pirate Festivals N Events

Here be arrr best list of pirate events n' festivals that happen worldwide, so plan on attendin' as many as ye can. Life be short n' merry, so don't wait until next year's pirate events.

If ye be plannin' a pirate event that's not listed, e-mail us. We update this list of pirate events every month fer the next 2 months ahead. Most Renassisance Faire have a pirate weekend, but we have not listed them. Also visit arrrrr list of pirate groups!                          

 May

May 2, 2019: International Scurvy Awareness Day, World Wide

May 2 - 5 , 2019: Louisiana Pirate Festival, Lake Charles, LA  

May 3 - 5, 2019: Isle of the 8 Flags Shrimp Festival, Amelia Island, FL

May 4 - 6 , 2019: Brixham Pirate Festival, Brixham, UK

May 11-12 , 2019: Plymouth Pirate Weekend, Plymouth, UK

May 18-19, 2019: Kings Bay Pirate Fest, City of Crystal River, FL  

May 18-19, 2019: Fresno Pirate Festival, Fresno, CA

May 17- 18, 2019: Pirate Day in the Bay, Bay St. Louise, MS

May 21, 2018?: Grantville Pirate Festival, Victoria, Australia

May 22-27, 2019: Gloucester Tall Ships, Gloucester, UK

May 24-27, 2019: Purbeck Pirate Festival, Purbeck UK

May 25 -26, 2019: Bowers Beach Buccaneer Bash, Bowers Beach, DE

May 25 -27, 2019: Captain Henry Morgan Pirate Weekend, Wales, UK

May 25 - Jun 2, 2019: Hatton Pirate Festival, Whitsun, UK

May 31- Jun 2, 2019: Hampton Blackbeard Festival, Hampton, VA (Pirate Fashions will be vending) 

May 31- Jun 2, 2019: Billy Bowlegs Pirate Festival, Fort Walton Beach, FL

 

June

Jun 1, 2019: Ventura Harbor Village Pirate's Days, Ventura, CA

Jun 1, 2019: Drake's Raid, St Augustine, FL (Very Unfriendly to Pirates in Garb)

Jun 1-2, 2019: Original Conwy Pirate Festival, Conway Town, UK

Jun 7-9, 2019: Pirate Family FestivalWest Bend, WI

Jun 6-9, 2019: Sea Music Festival, Mystic, CT

Jun 7-9, 2019: Norfolk Harborfest, Norfolk, VA

June 7-9, 2019: Cocoa Beach Pirate Fest, Cocoa Beach, FL 

Jun 9, 2018: Denton Pirate Invasion, Denton, NC

Jun 14-16, 2019: Falmouth International Sea Shanty FestivalFalmouth, UK

Jun 15, 2019: Pirate Ball, New Orleans, LA

Jun 15, 2019: Pirate Fest, Havre de Grace, MD

Jun 15, 2019: Harry Paye Day, Poole, UK

June 15-16, 2019: Northern California Pirate Festival, Vallejo, CA

Jun 21-23, 2019: Baltimore Pirate Weekend, Baltimore, Ireland

Jun 18-21, 2019: Tallship Celebration, Bay City, MI

Jun 19, 2019?: Pirate Party on the Beach, Virginia Beach, VA 

Jun 20, 2019: Lone Star Pirate Festival, Houston , TX

Jun 21-24, 2019: Put In Bay Pyrate Fest, Put-in-Bay, Ohio

Jun 22-23, 2019: Rhos-on-Sea Pirate Weekend, Conway, UK

Jun 24 - Jul 2, 2019: Shipwreck Isle, Isle of Wight, UK

Jun 28-30, 2019: Rusty Scuppers Pirate Daze, Westport, WA

Jun 29, 2019: Wilmington Pirate Festival, Wilmington, DE

Jun 29-30, 2019: Pirate Invasion N Mermaid Festival, Long Beach, CA   

 

July

Jul 4, 2019: Lake Chelan Pirate Fest, Lake Chelan, WA

Jul 5-7, 2019: Pirate Mutiny, Matlock Bath, UK

Jul 5-7, 2019: Dolmen Pirate Parley, Weymouth, UK

Jul 6-8, 2019Old Fort MacArthur Days, San Pedro, CA

Jul 7-8, 2018?: Ganaoque Pirate Invasion, Ganaoque, Canada

Jul 6, 2019: Pirates Landing, Alki Beach, Seattle WA

Jul 7-8, 2018?: Withernsea International Pirate Festival, Valley Gardens, UK

Jul 13-14, 2019: Anderson Pirate Festival, Northwick, UK

Jul 14, 2019: Hastings Pirate Day, Hastings, UK

Jul 16-17, 2018?: Irish Maritime Festival, Drogheda Porate, Ireland

Jul 11-14, 2019: Cleveland Tallship Festival, Cleveland, OH

Jul 12-15, 2019: Festival of Sail Sandusky, Sandusky, OH

Jul 11-13, 2019: Mel Fisher Days, Key West, FL

Jul 13, 2019: Half Way to Gasparilla Pub Crawl, Tampa, FL

Jul 14, 2019: Hastings Pirate Day, Hastings, UK

Jul 18-20, 2019: Pirates of Lanier Poker Run, Buford, GA

Jul 19-21, 2019:Tortuga Pirate Festival, Whitby, UK

Jul 20-21, 2019:Pirate Island, Isle of Wight, UK

Jul 19-22, 2018?: Seadog Nights & Gypsy Carnival, Lebanon, OR

 

August

Aug 1-4, 2019: CombatCon, Las Vegas, NV 

Aug 2-3, 2019: Redcar Pirate Festival, Redcar, UK

Aug 2, 2020: Utah Pirate Invasion, Ogden, UT

Aug 3-4, 2019: Iowa Minnesota Pirate FestivalOwatonna, MN

Aug 4-6, 2018?: Guelph Pirate Festival, Ontario, Canada

Aug 6 - 10, 2018?: Michigan Pirate Festival, Grand Haven, MI

Aug 8 - 11, 2019: Boyne City Pirate Fest, Boyne City, MI

Aug 9 - 11, 2019: Sarnia Lambton Tallships, Sarnia, Canada

Aug 9-11, 2019: Beaufort Pirate Invasion, Beaufort, NC  (PF vending)

Aug 9-10, 2019: Palmyra Pirate Weekend, Port of Palmyra, NY

Aug 9-11, 2019: Pirates of the Pacific Festival, Port of Brookings Harbor, OR

Aug 9-11, 2019: Pirates N Wenches Fantasy Weekend, Rock Hall, MD

Aug 8-18, 2019: Bill Johnston's Pirate Days, Alexandria Bay, NY

Aug 11-13, 2019: Festival of Sail Dulluth, Duluth, MN

Aug 14-15, 2019: Outer Banks Pirate Festival, Nags Head, NC

Aug 16-19, 2018?: Tallahassee Days Pirate Festival, Fisherman's Cove Eastern Passage, Canada

Aug 16-18, 2019: Tallship Challenge Kingsville, Kingsville, ON

Aug 17-18, 2019: Grain d'pirate, Brittany, France

Aug 17, 2019: Reno Pirate Crawl, Reno, NV

Aug 24-25, 2019: Midwest Pirate Fest, Papillion, NE

Aug 22-25, 2019: Tallships Erie, Eric, PA

Aug 23-24, 2019: Waxhaw Pirate Day, Waxhaw, NC

Aug 24-25, 2019: Midwest Pirate Fest, Papillion, NE

Aug 31 - Sep 3, 2018?: Pirates of Tortuga, Lebanon, OR  

Aug 30 - Sep 1, 2019: Tallships Challenge, Brockville, Canada

Aug 31- Sep 1, 2019: Brotherhood of the Black Pirate Festival, South Wales, UK

  (Events not updated beyond this point) 

 

September

Sept 1-4, 2018: DragonCon, Atlanta, GA (PF Vending Booth 2401)

Sep 1-3, 2018: Noces Norires Pirates and Medieval Festival and Games, Kingsey Falls, Canada

Sep 1-4, 2019: Festival of Sail, San Diego, CA

Sep 2, 2018: Pirate Day, Lake Pueblo, CO

Sep 6-8, 2019: Eastport Pirate Festival, Eastport, ME

Sep 6-8, 2019: Whitby Pirate Festival, Whitby, UK

Sep 7-9, 2018: Toshiba Tall Ships Festival, Dana Point, CA

Sep 8, 2018: Tommy Tewday- Pirate Invasion, Newport, RI

Sep 7-8, 2019: Pirates on the Dock, Liverpool, Merseyside UK

Sep 14, 2018: Flagler Beach Pirate Invasion, FL (PF Vending)

Sep 14-16, 2019: Port of LA Lobster Festival, San Pedro, CA

Sep 14-16, 2018: Wench Weekend, Volcano, CA

Sep 15, 2018: Pirates in the Plaza, Washougal, WA

Sep 15, 2018: Anchorage Pirate Pub Crawl, Anchorage, AK

Sep 15, 2017?: Wells Pirate Festival, Wells next to the Sea, UK

Sep 15-16, 2018: Marcus Hook Pirate Festival,  Marcus Hook, PA

Sep 15, 2018: Pirate Sail,  Hudson River, NY

Sep 14-15, 2018: Northglenn Pirate FestNorthgleen, CO

Sep 15-16, 2018: Port Royal Pirate Festival, Town of Port Royal, VA

Sep 15 - 16, 2018: Pirates on the Dock, Albert Dock, UK

Sep 15-16, 2018: Oceanside Harbor Days, Oceanside, CA

Sep 15-16, 2018: Pirates of Port Adelaide Festival, Port Adelaide, Australia

Sep 19, 2018: Tampa Bay International Talk Like a Pirate Day, Tampa, FL

Sep 19, 2018: Talk like a Pirate Day, International

Sept 21, 2019: Exeter Pirate Day, Exter, UK  

Sept 21-23, 2018: Vero Beach Pirate Fest, Vero Beach, FL  

Sep 21 - 23, 2018: 300th Anniversary of Stead Bonnets Capture, South Port, NC

Sep 22, 2018: Pirate Palooza Pubcrawl, Decatur, GA

Sep 22, 2018: Pirate Pub Crawl, Cocoa, FL

Sep 22, 2018: Krewe Rush Night, Brandon, FL (PF Vending)

Sep 22, 2018: City of Oaks Pirate Fest, Raleigh, NC

Sep 22-23, 2018: Pirate Weekend, Landguard Fort, UK

Sep 22-24, 2018: Pirate of St Juans Festival, Sanford, FL

Sep 27, 2018: Grantville Pirate Festival, Victoria, AU

Sep 29, 2018: Cabrillo Festival, San Diego, CA

Sep 29, 2018: Privateers Semi-Formal Ball, Anna Maria Island, FL

 

October

Oct 4-7, 2018: Buccaneer Days at 2 Harbors, Catalina Island, CA

Oct 4-7, 2018: Tybee Island Pirate Festival, Tybee Island, GA (Pirate Fashions will be vending)

Oct 4 - 6 2019: Pirate Invasion, Mystic, CT

Oct 5-31, 2018: Pirates of Emerson, a Halloween Adventure, Fremont, CA

Oct 5-6, 2018: Palactos Pirate Festival, Palacios, TX

Oct 5-7, 2018: Pirates of the High Seas Fest, Panama City, FL

Oct 5-7, 2018: Harwick International Sea Shanty Festival, Harwick, UK

Oct 5-7, 2018: RiverFest, Willington, NC

Oct 6, 2018: Buccaneers Blues & Brews Pub Crawl, Daytona Beach, FL

Oct 5-6, 2018: Port Salerno Pirate Fest, Port Salerno, FL

Oct 6-8, 2019?: Ft Myers Beach Pirate Festival, Ft Myers Beach, FL

Oct 11-13, 2019: Harwick International Shanty Festival, Harwick, UK

Oct 13-14, 2018: Tennessee Pirate Festival, Harriman, TN

Oct 13-14, 2017?: Mid Columbia Pirate Festival, Kennewick, WA

Oct 19-20, 2018: Blackbeard Tricentennial, Bath, NC (PF Vending)

Oct 20, 2018: Black Sails Treasure Hunt, Clermont, FL

Oct 20, 2018: Saint Juan's Pirate Festival, Sanford, FL

Oct 27-28, 2018, Haunted Pirate Fest & Mermaid Splash, Boynton Beach, FL (PF Vending)

Oct 25-28, 2018: Blackbeard's Pirate Jamboree, Ocracoke Island, NC

Oct 19-28, 2018: Fantasy Fest, Key West, FL

Oct 26 - 28, 2018: Pirate's Bash & Quest for Key West, Key West, FL

Oct 31-Nov4, 2018: Parrot Head Convention, Key West, FL 

 

November

Nov 1 -3 , 2019: Cedar Key Pirate Invasion, Cedar Key, FL (Pirate Fashions will be vending)

Nov 2-4, 2018: Cayman Island Pirates Week Festival, Cayman Brac, Cayman Islands

Nov 3, 2018: Stede Bonnet Pirate Regatta, South Port, NC

Nov 3, 2018: Blackbeards Ball, St Augustine, FL

Nov 3, 2018: Swashbuckler's Ball. Portland, OR

Nov 8-12, 2018: Cayman Island Pirates Week Festival, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands

Nov 16-18, 2018: Cayman Island Pirates Week Festival, Little Cayman, Cayman Islands

Nov 17, 2018: Inter-Krewe Booty Fashion Show, Tampa, FL 

Nov 30- Dec 2, 2018: Cedar Key Pirate Invasion, Cedar Key, FL (Pirate Fashions will be vending)

 

December

 

 

January

Jan 8-11, 2019: Battle of New Orleans, Chalmette, LO

Jan 12, 2019: Gasparilla Bash, Tampa Bay, FL

Jan 19, 2019: Gasparilla Children's Parade, Tampa Bay, FL

Jan 19, 2019: Pirates at the Pier, Cocoa Beach, FL

Jan 26, 2019: Gasparilla Invasion, Parade of Pirates, Tampa Bay, FL 

Jan 26-28, 2018: Old City Pirate Fest, St Augustine, FL

Jan 27-Feb 03, 2019: TRF Pirate Cruise, Galveston, TX

 

February

Feb 2, 2019: Pirates on the Prairie, Grand Prairie, TX

Feb 2, 2019: Kentucky Pirate Festival, Louisville, KY

Feb 3, 2019: Annual Pirate's Party, Daytona Beach, FL

Feb 9, 2019: Sant' Yago Illuminated Knight Parade, Ybor City, FL

Feb 15 - 17, 2019: Treasure Coast Pirate Fest, Fort Pierce, FL (PF will be vending)

Feb 23, 2019: The Pirates Salty Ball, Manchester, CT

 

March

Mar 2, 2019: Sack of St Augustine, St Augustine, FL (Unfriendly to Pirates in Garb)

Mar 2, 2019: Gasparilla's Outbound Voyage, Tampa, FL

Mar 2-3, 2019: Gulf Coast Ren Faire & Pirate Festival, Milton, FL

Mar 5, 2019: Mardi Gras, New Orleans, LO

Mar 9, 2019: Toast of Tortuga, Oregon City, OR

Mar 16-17, 2019: High Desert Pirate Faire, Hesperia, CA

Mar 23, 2019: Krewe World, Tampa, FL (PF will be vending)

Mar 29 - Apr 7, 2018: NOLA Pirate Week, New Orleans, LA 

Mar 30, 2019: Indiana Pirate Festival, Mishawaka, IN

 

April

Mar 29 - Apr 7, 2019: NOLA Pirate Week, New Orleans, LA 

Apr 6, 2019: 8th Annual Fairy & Pirate Festival, Vero Beach, FL

Apr 12-13, 2019: Pirate Fest NC, Greenville, NC  (PF will be vending)

Apr 19, 2019: Salamagundi Shore Leave Festival, Brockville, ON, Canada

Apr 19-21, 2019: Pirate Gathering Day, New Orleans, LA

Apr 25, 2020: Palacios Pirate Festival, Palacios, TX 

Apr 25-28, 2019: 18th Century Market Faire, Fort Frederick, MD

Apr 27-28, 2019: Pirate Fest LV, Las Vegas, NV

Apr 27, 2019: Maritime Heritage Festival, Fells Point, MD

Apr 22 -May 12, 2019: Buccaneer Days, Corpus Christi, TX

Apr 27-28, 2019: Pirates Invade Yorktown, Yorktown, VA

E-mail us if yar pirate event or festival be missing from this calendar listing. Yar event must have a webpage or facebook page that can be linked to, to be listed.