From America’s Cup-style sailing to a jazz band on a catamaran, there’s something for everyone on these early-evening jaunts at sea.
Sailing from Bar Harbor on the Margaret Todd schooner, this 90-minute cruise caters to a variety of viewers: Pet ownerseven can bring dogs on a leash. Couples cozy up to the romantic view, and families will enjoy the live folk, guitar, fiddle, or banjo music.
The view: Depending on the wind direction, the coastlines of Acadia National Park and Frenchman Bay islands provide plenty of opportunities for viewing wildlife including bald eagles, seals, and waterfowl.
When to go: Mid-May through mid-October
Rate: $29.50; 207-546-2927 or