Photograph courtesy of: Chris Hamm
Join the crew of the S/V Denis Sullivan for a multi-day adventure and once-in-a-lifetime experience. This exciting, hands-on voyage will allow you to explore the wonders of Lake Michigan like never before.
In partnership with the City of Kenosha,
the Kenosha Sailing Center and Yacht Club and Discovery World, we are pleased to offer a 3-day adventure sail on the S/V Denis Sullivan.
Sail out of Milwaukee, WI at 9am and on to the lake. You’ll arrive back in Kenosha on Thursday, August 1 as the ship makes a stop at the dock to pick up passengers for the Parade of Sail. The ship will be part of a spectacular fleet of tall ships arriving in downtown Kenosha!
While on board you’ll help raise sails, take a turn at the helm, tack through the wind, or simply relax and enjoy the pleasure of sailing as you can only find aboard a tall ship!

Dates:  Students board the Sullivan on Monday morning, July 29 in Milwaukee and arrive in Kenosha on Thursday, August 1 <> 12N, then leave for the Parade of sail, returning back to the dock <> 6pm.
Total number of spots:  21
Age:  14 – 18 years old
Fee:  $600/student
Need to know how to sail/swim?  No
Transportation:  Students must secure their own transportation to Milwaukee and from Kenosha
Voyage:  Around Lake Michigan.  According to Captain Tiffany Krihwan, “wherever the winds take us”
Curriculum:  The Sullivan focuses on the health of the Great Lakes, astronomy, and the art and science of sailing a tall ship.  Student will take a watch, hoist sail, and work with the crew to sail the ship.
Why apply:  Sailing on a tall ship is a team-building and leadership-learning experience.  If you take care of the ship, the ship will take care of you.

To register: Please call the Discovery World Reservations Department at 414-765-8625 so we may save your space. Then, submit your $600 payment and return the attached application. Sign off by a physician is necessary to complete the application, so please plan ahead.

To make payment: You may pay with a check or credit card. Checks (payable to Discovery World) may be mailed to the address below. Credit card payments may be taken over the phone by calling 414-765-8625 (M-F, 8am-4pm).

Return Completed Application: You may return your completed application packet either via mail, fax, or email:

  • Mail to:

Discovery World

Attn: Reservations

500 N Harbor Dr

Milwaukee, WI 53202

Please note that all payments and application packets must be submitted by July 24, 2019 to secure your reservation.

PARENTS:  If you want to sail on one of the tall ships in the Parade of Sail on August 1 there are a limited number of tickets available.

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