Celebrating the Ernestina-Morrissey

graphic with Schooner photo and text

Friday June 9, 2017
7 pm – 10 pm

Attendees celebrated the 35th Anniversary of the return of Ernestina-Morrissey. On August 29, 1982, Ernestina was returned to the United States as a gift from the newly independent Republic of Cape Verde. This event recognized the Official Vessel of the Commonwealth with an evening of Cape Verdean music, food and dance. 

Ernestina-Morrissey Invite 2017 (jpeg)

The Schooner Ernestina Commission
Schooner Ernestina-Morrissey Association, Inc.
New Bedford Whaling Museum Cape Verdean Advisory Council


Tickets $75.00 per person