2018 Pirate’s Weekend

Upcoming Events!

Upcoming Events

10:00 am Antique Motorcycle, Cars & Tractors
Antique Motorcycle, Cars & Tractors
May 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
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Upcoming Events!

Thursday April 14, 2017
The East Shore Allstars
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Saturday April 15, 2017
GJSolo Live
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Saturday April 29, 2017
Ron Spencer Band w/...
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Sunday April 30, 2017
The Pomeranians
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Saturday May 6, 2017
Pike Fishing Season Opens
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Pirate’s Weekend will be expanding and getting even bigger! Join us July 2018 for this Pirate’s Weekend in Sylvan Beach. The weekend will be filled with activities and events for people of all ages. Check out the list of events, and make sure to join us for the Pirate’s Parade on Saturday! Each day of Pirate’s Weekend brings activities for friends, family and neighbors alike! Check out what’s going on each day and make sure to check back for more to be added!

Pirate’s Weekend will feature our famous Pirate pub crawl, beach treasure hunts, live music, bonfire, sand castle building contest, and Miller Lite recovery specials! You won’t want to miss the adventure; so bring your best pirate spirit (voice, costume, and peg leg optional) for this community-wide event that brings people, and pirates, to Sylvan Beach!

Grab yer pirate hat and decorate ‘yerself for the 4th annual Pirate’s Weekend 5K event, July 2018. Enjoy a 3.2 mile run/walk through the beautiful village of Sylvan Beach.  This is a pirate’s party race for the entire family, therefore, strollers and dogs are welcome!  The race will begin on Sunset Boulevard adjacent to Canal View Cafe. There will be free parking for participants as well as bathrooms available. The first 150 pre- registered participants will receive a free t-shirt.

Aside from the fun stuff, your participation supports a great cause.  Proceeds from the Pirate 5K Rum Runner benefit Sitrin’s Military Rehabilitation Program.

More information coming soon!

Parade Sign Up

Sign Up for the 2018 Pirate’s Parade Coming Soon!


Interested in being a volunteer for pirate’s weekend? Contact Patrick:

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Vendor Coordinator – Christine Clements

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More 2018 Events and Information Coming Soon!

2017 Events:

Thursday, July 20
5:30pm – Pirate invasion in the park. Pirate flags displayed in village. The Mayor will officially sanction Pirate’s weekend by raising the pirate flag at the Bandstand. Enjoy Pirate Activities throughout the village at local businesses.
5:45pm – Pirate kidnapping of local celebrity and held for ransom! Captured are taken to many businesses to obtain ransom for release. All proceeds will benefit local organization *Hawkins Amusement Rides- Amusement District

Friday, July 21
9:00am – Crafters, Antiques, Vendors throughout the Village
7:00pm – Best of the beach pirate’s Grog Competition! Participating establishments will have available signature pirates grog for sampling. Various entertainment venues at local businesses. *Hawkins Amusements Rides-Amusement Districts

Saturday, July 22nd – Family Fun Day
9:00am – Crafters, Antiques Vendors throughout the Village.
10:00am – Pirate’s Booty Treasure Hunt on the beach @ 15th Ave, dig for buried gold coins and redeem for a toy at the “treasure chest.”
12:00pm – “How to be a pirate” class hosted by Captain Jack @ the bandstand- Village Green
1:00pm – 5th Annual “Pirate’s Parade” begins south of the village and moves north.
2:00pm – 3:00pm – Discovering buried treasure on the beach at 13 Ave. Sponsored by Earth Metal Detecting Club. This is metal detecting for all ages.
8:30pm –
Family Bonfire on the beach @ 15th Ave
9:30pm – Pirate Fireworks on the beach- Sponsored by Sylvan Beach Amusement Park.
*Hawkins Amusement Rides-Amusement District

Sunday, July 23rd
8:00am – 5k Pirate Rum Runner/Walk throughout the beautiful village to benefit “Sitrin Veterans.”
If you have any questions about this race, please contact the race director at piratesweekend@gmail.com
11:00am – Sand Castle Contest – you may contact event coordinator Bill Shaughnessy at ironman5253@yahoo.com
Admission to the contest is $10 for Adults and FREE to anyone under the age of 16.
12:00pm – Bloody Mary Crawl – Various Entertainment Venues at local businesses.
*Hawkins Amusement Rides-Amusement District

Fireworks on Pirate’s Weekend

Sylvan Beach turns into a riot of colors! Visit this quaint village and witness how colorful fireworks take over the sky and spread their alluring charm all over! While planning to attend Sylvan Beach Firework festival, make sure you spend enough time around the beach and take in some views of the sunrise and sunset. Whether you are a shutterbug or not, the mesmerizing views of the sun and the beachfront will surely inspire you to become one!


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