Special one-night, Austin-screening of the award-winning documentary Vanishing Sail.
(6:00 pm reception / 7:00 pm movie)
Businesses interested in sponsoring this unique event can review the sponsorship info: Vanishing Sail -Sponsor-Brochure
WATCH the Story of a Caribbean Tradition (trailer)
“A haunting, captivating story that will pull heart-strings and etch in the mind of the viewer.”
— Classic Boat Magazine
LISTEN – After Show Special
La Belle: The Ship that Changed History. Hear from the curator of the La Belle exhibit https://www.thestoryoftexas.com/visit/exhibits/la-belle-shipwreck at The Bullock Texas State History Museum.
LEARN – After Show Special
Experience a question & answer session with the Vanishing Sail film director via internet from his home in Antigua in the West Indies.
ENJOY an Evening Showcase of the Art of Wooden Boat Building
Celebrate and appreciate the art of wooden boat building and the passion of the West Indies seen through the eyes of family members to keep the tradition alive for another generation.
In this film, with hope and resources now in the wooden vessel, an aging devoted boat builder tries to complete the build of a beautiful yacht in time to race in the Antigua Classic Regatta.
Free Parking in the Bullock Museum Garage
6:00 p.m. reception / 7:00 p.m. movie