All shows begin at 8pm aboard the Eureka
Experience the driving rhythms of shipboard work songs, and the beauty of ballads and instrumentals, aboard the 1890 ferry Eureka.
Saturday, September 16. Tom Kastle
Kastle has performed throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe and New Zealand, weaving traditional and original songs into performances that feature his powerful voice and strong accompaniment on guitar and concertina. His love of maritime lore and song led him to become a tall ships sailor (captaining sailing ships on the Great Lakes) and a co-director of the Chicago Maritime Festival.
Saturday, October 21. Diana Gameros and Maria Jose Montijo
The duo sings of the sea, ships,love, and life drawn from folkloric and contemporary music traditions of Latin America and the Caribbean.
Saturday, November 11. Penny Opry
Drawing from maritime folk tradition, tin pan alley, and old-time drinking songs, the duo of Joan Wilson Rueter and Rosie Steffy make use of a suitcase drum kit and an antique button accordion as a backdrop for their tasty blend of sweet yet salty vocal harmonies.
To purchase tickets, click "select a date" button. Tickets are also sold at Hyde Street Pier gate beginning at 7:30pm on evening of the concert.