Press Releases

For additional information about press releases please contact Kate Livie, 410-778-5954,


October 17,2018 — Schooner SULTANA Wins Great Chesapeake Bay Schooner Race

October 8, 2018 — Sultana Releases Downrigging Weekend Press Packet

October 8, 2018 — High Resolution Downrigging 2018 Press Photos


October 18, 2016 – U.S. Naval Academy Schooner Coming to Downrigging Weekend

October 17, 2016 – Sultana Wins Great Chesapeake Bay Schooner Race

October 6, 2016 – Successful Gala Allows Sultana to Add Staff

August 22, 2016 – Ribbon Cutting for Sultana’s New Education Center

August 12, 2016 – America’s Cup Comes to Chestertown

July 17, 2016 – Gregorio Uribe Orchestra to Headline Sultana Gala

May 2, 2016 – Sultana Releases Public Paddle Schedule

January 26 – Sultana Releases New Summer Program Video


September 22 – Sultana Releases Downrigging Weekend Press Kit

September 21 – Sultana Gala Raises $105,000 for Swain Geography Classroom

September 9 – Sultana Announces Plans for Downrigging Weekend

August 14 – Sultana to Honor John Swain at Annual Gala

June 26 –  Sultana Set to Break Ground on New Education Center

Feb 9-Welcome New Captain Michael Fiorentino

Feb 2-End of an Era, Captain Tanya Steps Down


May 30-Sultana Completes Successful Spring Season

May 19-Sultana Runs Public Sails During Tea Party Weekend

April 15-Sultana Education Foundation Creates Programming for All Caroline County Elementary Schools.

April 25-Public Paddling Season Begins with Blue Heron Paddle and Farm and Wine Paddle.

March 31-Schooner SULTANA Kicks Off 2014 Sailing Season

February 28 – Sultana Education Foundation Purchases Site for Education Center

February 18 – Sultana’s Partner School Program Reduces Summer Program Tuition by 40% for Eastern Shore Students