Date(s) - 05/23/2020
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
A special afternoon one-of-a-kind Boat Cruise will be offered courtesy of Daisey’s Island Cruises on Saturday, May 23, at 3 p.m. on Chincoteague Island, VA.
Boat Captain Carlton Leonard will lead the tour around the island of Assateague spotting ponies. For that two hour cruise only, Chincoteague Pony expert Darcy Cole will be available to comment on ponies seen during the cruise, and members of the Chincoteague Pony Drill Team will be on board to speak about the Chincoteague ponies they have ridden and experiences they have shared while drilling. Seats are $40 each. To reserve a seat, call 757-336-5556. The cruise will depart from Curtis Merritt Harbor slip 59 & 60. Those who have made a reservation, please arrive by 2:45pm.
The Chincoteague Pony Drill Team is the only equine drill team in the world that rides and performs drill with Chincoteague ponies. They have performed such places as Equitana USA, Fair Hill International Horse Show, Kentucky Horse Park, West Virginia Strawberry Equine Parade, Ocean City MD Christmas parade, Delaware Horse Expo, and many more. They are a non-profit group and funds from this cruise will be applied to expenses of travelling to parades and events in the future.
To learn more about The Chincoteague Pony Drill Team CLICK HERE.
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