Posts Tagged ‘port of cleveland’

29 cruise ships docking in Cleveland in 2019

They start arriving in May, big Victory cruise ships with nearly 200 passengers disembarking in Cleveland. This year, 29 cruise ships are scheduled to dock at the Port of Cleveland between May and October. That’s up from nine in 2017 and 19 last year. See the full story at cleveland.com/rock-the-lake. Share:

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See the list of freighters arriving at the Port of Cleveland

We love to watch freighters. As long as the Terminal Tower is tall, the ships are eye-catching, mesmerizing, romantic vestiges of industrial glory days. We can’t get over their size, whether they’re powering through Lake Erie or pivoting around the hair-pin curves of the Cuyahoga River. They’re more than a pretty sight on the horizon.…

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Rock the Port

The Port of Cleveland will host a free, public festival at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and North Coast Harbor to celebrate the port’s 50th Anniversary. This family-friendly community event will feature live music, ice cream, Cleveland Harbor cruises on the Goodtime III, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame self-guided tours, fun maritime…

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Cleveland Port boats Flotsam and Jetsam clean Cuyahoga River

Damon Franklin stands at attention with a net, scanning the Cuyahoga River for debris. He’s standing at the bow of Flotsam, part of a pair of 26-foot boats owned by the Port of Cleveland and staffed by the Downtown Cleveland Alliance. They’ve been cruising the Cleveland Harbor and the Cuyahoga River since 2012, removing trash,…

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280 bird species spotted at Cleveland Lakefront Nature Preserve

Birds are migrating north. And hundreds of them will soon stop at the Cleveland Lakefront Nature Preserve, 88 acres of dredged soil from the bottom of the Cuyahoga River. In the spring and fall, the brightly colored warblers, vireos, thrushes and flycatchers stop to refuel, eating and resting before they fly 60 miles across lake…

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U.S. Coast Guard breaks ice for 2018 shipping season

U.S. Coast Guard cutters are prepping for the start of the 2018 Great Lakes shipping season March 26 by breaking ice in Lake Superior, the Straits of Mackinac and the St. Marys River. The so-called Spring Breakout readies the lakes for the opening of the Soo Locks Sunday, connecting Lake Superior with Lake Huron. The U.S.…

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What ships are sailing into the Port of Cleveland this month?

On the lookout for salties? Here are the European ships expected in the Port of Cleveland this month: Nov. 9: Fagelgracht, carrying containers, from Antwerp, Belgium Nov. 10: Albanyborg, carrying general cargo from Hamburg, Germany Nov. 12: Eeborg, carrying steel, from Ijmuiden, Netherlands Nov. 14: Drawsco, carrying coils/skids, from Ijmuiden, Netherlands Nov. 15: Federal Margaree,…

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