MMTA Sponsored Events
Every year the MMTA provides funding and in-kind services to many
community events around the Commonweath. If you are the organizer
of a waterside or on-the-water event, please contact us for more
& Classic Boat Festival [Every August] - Classic sailboats,
powerboats and hand-powered craft will be on display to the
public ranging from a 19th century canoe and steam launch to
1920a-30s era mahogany runabouts and cabin cruisers. The purpose
of the Festival is to encourage owners of antique and classic
craft to keep up their boats.
Onset Poker Run - Local powerboats travel between various Buzzards
Bay ports where they collect "cards" and play their hand back
home. Proceeds to benefit the town of Onset and historical area.
Celebrate Buzzards Bay, Coalition For Buzzards Bay - Sponsored
by many local businesses to promote the well being and cleanliness
of Buzzards Bay.
Mattapoisett YMCA Waterfront Expo - Sponsored by local businesses
to promote a growing local sailing program for area youth. Games,
retail booths, nautical yard sale, sailing demos and launch
Maritime School - A non-profit sailing program to stimulate
the values of leadership, self-reliance, sportsmanship, and
respect for the environment.
Tuna Club's Bluefish Tournament - In support of this fundraiser
for the Special Olympics
Lincoln Sailing Center
- A non-profit organization teaching the youth of Hingham and
surrounding communities to learn to sail and row at an early