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Multi-Day On Board Tour Pass: $20

A Multi-Day Pass provides ticket-holders admission to the event and on-board ship tours each day of the event. Not valid for day sails.

Fast Pass: $59

The Fast Pass provides pass-holders admission to the event and on-board ship tours on each day of the festival. Explore the waterfront throughout the three-day festival with front of the line service at each ship tour.

Day Sail: $65

A Day Sail Pass brings ticket-holders aboard Appledore IV for a sail on Lake Erie. The Day Sail Pass also provides admission to the festival grounds on the day of the sail, and access to the vessels providing on-board tours on the same day. Choose from one of many vessels and times throughout the festival. The sails are approximately 90 minutes.

All tickets have additional taxes and fees
No Refunds or Exchanges – Non-transferable
Event is Rain or Shine
Must retain ticket for festival readmission
Your ticket does not guarantee access to all ships at all times.

Buy Tickets
or call 888-718-4253

Lost or stolen tickets cannot be replaced. No cans, bottles, coolers, beverages or pets (except service animals) allowed at Festival of Sail Sandusky. No alcohol may be brought to the event. Backpacks are NOT allowed; large handbags and purses may be inspected at the entrance. No glass, fireworks, firearms, or any other suspicious materials are allowed into the gates. Staff will not hold items at the gate. Admittance will be denied if clothing is considered offensive, disruptive or unsuitable.

Tripping hazards are unavoidable aboard sailing vessels and the highest degree of care is expected of all visitors. Proper footwear must be worn by all boarding a ship (rubber sole shoes, sneakers or boat shoes). Leather sole shoes are dangerous and slippery. Absolutely no spike heels permitted on board. Food (including gum) and beverages, including alcoholic beverages, are not permitted on ships without prior arrangement. Handrails must be used when boarding and departing. Visitors may not run, jump or bounce on the gangways or deck. Visitors may not climb aloft in the rigging under any circumstances. The ships have limited accessibility to those with physical disabilities.