CLEVELAND -- The 2019 Tall Ships Festival has sailed into Cleveland with 11 ships.
The festival kicked off with the ceremonial Parade of Sail Thursday afternoon.
The Festival Village will be open to the public Friday through Sunday, starting at 9:30 a.m.
Daily general admission to the Cleveland Tall Ships Festival is priced starting at $10. Click here to buy tickets.
Festivities include ship tours, the "Ask the Captain" forum, Tall Ship Sail Aways (for confirmed ticket holders only), live performances, a rock climbing wall, activities and vendors.
The ships will be docked near the north side of FirstEnergy Stadium at Festival Village and by Voinovich Park.
The festival was last in Cleveland in 2013.
FOX 8 will provide you with a live, sneak-peek of the festival and a first-look inside the ships Thursday afternoon.