Norwalk Seaport Association Inc.

"Friends Of The Norwalk Islands"

Norwalk Seaport Association Upcoming Events

05 Apr 2014 • Sheffield Island & Lighthouse
26 Jun 2014 • Sheffield Island & Lighthouse
Click on event for info and to purchase tickets.
Operating since 1978, the Norwalk Seaport Association is a non-profit environmental, preservation and maritime educational organization offering a wide array of special events and community projects.

Sheffield Island & Its Lighthouse

The Norwalk Seaport Association has owned, restored 
and maintained Sheffield Island Lighthouse since 1986 and is the official U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Friends group for the Norwalk Islands.

Sheffield Island ferry tours are a top Fairfield County CT 
and Long Island Sound activity, attraction, tourist site, etc.  Great for kids and adults as a sightseeing, daytrip, and tourist destination.

From May through September, visitors can board the 
Seaport Association’s 45-foot C.J. Toth catamaran for a 
cruise to the island then tour the lighthouse, observe 
wildlife in their natural habitat in the 
hunt for shells along the beach, bring along a picnic lunch,play on the lawns around the lighthouse and just 
have a good time. The lighthouse is open to visitors for daily tours. The tower portion of the lighthouse is closed for renovations. 
No pets permitted on ferry or island.
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  • When making reservations, leave contact information that will be available for day of trip.  We may need to contact you if there is a change due to weather conditions.
  • Ticketing fees applied to all reservations.
  • Tickets are non refundable unless there is a weather cancellation.
DepartS: Sheffield Island Dock 
Washington & N. Water
Norwalk, CT 06854
Round-trip ferry tickets:

203-838-2898 (Day of the event ONLY)
Schedules are subject to change or cancellation without notice.
Monday-Friday -- 11 a.m. ... 3 p.m.
Weekends & Holidays -- 11 a.m. ... 2 p.m. ... 3:30 p.m.
Cruises to Sheffield Island and Lighthouse Tours
Enjoy a round-trip cruise to Sheffield Island, a tour of a historic 1868 lighthouse, beach walks and strolls along the nature trail through the Stewart B. McKinney Wildlife Refuge.

Thursday Evening
Clambakes at Sheffield Island Lighthouse

Dine in the shadow of the historic 1868 lighthouse.
Catered by Chef Clyde Ripka of Ripka's Beach Cafe. 
By advance reservation only. 
For additional clambake dates, call the Norwalk Seaport Association.
203-838-2898 (Day of the event ONLY)

Friday Evening Sunset Cruise
Will Resume In 2014
Join us for one of the most exciting tours that the Norwalk Harbor Islands area has to offer! This unforgettable adventure tour of outer reaches of Norwalk Harbor provides unique views of the city and the surrounding waterways.
We are also offering a package that includes dinner at Mama's Boy Restaurant with the cruise for an additional $30.00
(Meal Taxes and Gratuity are NOT included)
Norwalk Islands Bird Watching Cruise
Will Resume In 2014

Sun, sea breeze and beautiful wildlife make a perfect combination and that's just what the Norwalk Seaport Association offers up in its bird-watching.

Join Larry Flynn, Master Wildlife Conservationist, CT DEEP, Division of Wildlfe, to explore and understand the importance of the Norwalk Islands, and it's many migratorial bird species.

203-838-2898 (Day of the event ONLY)

Norwalk Seaport Association Inc. - 132 Water Street - 4th Floor - Norwalk, CT 06854
"Friends Of The Norwalk Islands"
203-838-9444 Office ---- 203-838-2898 Dock

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