Madaket's 103rd Birthday Cruise
Thu., June 6, 1 p.m. 2013
From their press release:
The Humboldt Bay Harbor Cruise’s vessel Madaket will be celebrating her 103 birthday on Thursday June 6. Owned and operated by the Humboldt Bay Maritime Museum, the vessel has carried longshoremen, mill workers, town’s people and school children to various docks around the bay until the Samoa Bridge was completed in 1971. The Madaket has since then been offering tourists, locals and school groups the chance to step back in time and learn about her history and history
of Humboldt Bay. Madaket continues to be the oldest passenger vessel in continuous service in the United States, boasts the smallest licensed bar in California and is a state historic vessel. Join us in celebration by taking a cruise and raising a cocktail in cheers for this old ferry.