Thursday, Sept 13 to Sunday, Sept 16, 2018
Ahoy mateys – St. Peter’s is the place to be for Pirate Days celebrations! We hope you will join in on this annual event with the St. Peter’s community and businesses while finding your inner pirate. There will be a weekend of fun activities scheduled for all ages. Pirates from far and near visit and have promised to bring even more of their friends in 2018! So come to St. Peter’s mateys, by land or sea, September 13 – 16, 2018 and celebrate Pirate Days with us. But keep your wits about you – you don’t want to be shanghaied!
Those who would like to play and to support Pirate Days can register a number and play your number for $2 each week until March 2018. Half of the bounty collected each week is the prize payout. For more details on the draw and to register stop in at B&E General Store in St. Peter’s.
St. Peters Pirate Days is carried out under the auspices of the St. Peter’s Pirate Association.
Contests and Prizes
Take up the challenge! Lots of opportunities to show your creativity!
Best Dressed Business
Get your crew together inside and out to win!
Many businesses in town are onboard with decorating both the outside and inside of the stores as well as dressed up in pirate regalia. The judges will be around on Friday to score the completion so all are encourage to put their best leg forward.
Best Dressed House
Decorate your house for landlubbers to enjoy!
The judges will be looking around town for the best dressed house on the outside. Preregister will be required to make sure we don’t miss you1. Stay tuned for prizes and details.
Pirate Pet Parade
Aye, sometimes it’s hard to teller the pirate from the pet!
The Villa is the place to be Saturday at 1:00 pm. Pets and most pet owners will be in full pirate gear parading for the clients and friends and families to win them over. No experience necessary – just a good heart my friends. No entry fee. Prizes and local entertainment. Stay tuned for more.
Scallywag Sea Skirmish
Get the seasoned crew and boat ready beforehand to do battle!
This is a new event for 2018!
Scallywag Sea Skirmish is for those 16 and over and all about building a floating galleon beforehand using approved materials and then launching two or more crew onto the seas to do battle with others. Bounty to the winner!
BRING YOUR OWN PERSONAL FLOTATION DEVICE/LIFEJACKET
Best Dressed Pirates
Come dressed your best at the Pirate Bash!
There are three Pirate bashes going on in town and the judges are on the lookout for the best dressed one at each. prizes and bragging rights are on the line. Stay tuned for more details!
Build your cardboard vessel on site in time to race!
There are two cardboard boat races for the kids this year.
The Spog Sprint (novice sailor) is great for families and kids to try out their boating building skills. Just show up the day of the race and we will give you all the materials and an hour to build your boat for one and then enter the race to the finish! One race for 5-9 year olds and one for 10-15 yer olds. No experience necessary. Bring a towel!
Geocached Treasure Hunt
Pull out your maps and find the clues!
An all weekend event for the family.
Pick up your map with coordinates for the multi cache geocache at the Visitor Information Centre, 10259 Grenville St. (Hwy 4), St. Peter’s, on Thursday and leave the documentation of your success at the last stop.
Draw for prizes!
Stay tuned for more.
DECORATE YOUR BOAT – PIRATE THEME Saturday, September 15, 2018 Light Parade – 7:30pm – 8:30pm
ALL TYPES OF BOATS WELCOME – POWER AND SAIL!
$1000.00 in Prizes for Best Decorated Boats
To register complete the Boat Parade Entry Form accessed below.RULES, WAIVER AND ENTRY FORM
Best Parade Entry
Floating or walking, set sail with us!
The parade will be held Sunday afternoon with all welcome to join in. There is no entry fee so just get dressed up or enter a float or marching group.Stay tuned for registration and prize details.