Mitchell College helps produce Fish Tales, Tugs and Sails

Bring your family to Fish Tales, Tugs and Sails, a free, nautically-themed family festival celebrating literature and the environment, on Saturday, July 25 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. from City Pier to the Custom House Pier in New London. Mitchell College is the producer along with New London Main Street; Michael's Dairy is a sponsor. This year's event is bigger then ever due the Coast Guard Summer campaign.

There will be entertainment, activities for all ages, food, vendors and BAM bookstore. Stretch will be there with his balloons, Steve Elci, a funscape for the children, a reading tent, Free Men of the Sea (Pirates) and lots of boats, including Project O, Coast Guard, DEEP.

Learn more on the Fish Tales, Tugs & Sales Facebook page and on the New London Main Street website.

If you’d like to volunteer, please contact Dr. Denise Braley, Associate Professor, Hospitality & Tourism at

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