The Tall Ships Are Here! Join us for a 4-day, family friendly maritime celebration as the Port of Pensacola once again becomes an Official Host Port of the TALL SHIPS CHALLENGE® Gulf Coast Series! Don’t miss this rare chance to catch a glimpse, step aboard, and even set sail on our 2023 fleet of tall ships. Come tour Noa Trinidad, Pride of Baltimore II, Ernestina Morrissey or book a sail on the When and If, the Suncoast Horizon or the Jolly 2 Rover . TheTall Ships arrive on April 27, 2023 in the Parade of Sail, the festival begins April 28, 2023. Enjoy the ships, fine festival foods and food trucks, craft beers, music, street performers and festival marketplace. Tall Ships® Pensacola promises to be an experience you and your family will never forget!