September 29, 2023
Take the Becky Thatcher riverboat to watch a spectacular natural phenomenon as hundreds of thousands of Tree and Barn Swallows converge on the lower Connecticut River, swarming as a beautifully choreographed flock over Goose Island.
Friday, Sept 29: 5:00 pm Check in and Boarding of Boat / 5:15 pm – 7:45 pm* Cruise on Becky Thatcher Riverboat (*approx timing)
2 1/2-hour cruise down the Connecticut River aboard the Becky Thatcher Riverboat while enjoying a complimentary hot cider or cider cocktail.
Snacks and bar service available at the fully stocked bar
(Due to our liquor permit, no BYOB allowed)
Due to time and length of excursion, the Swallow Cruise is not
recommended for children under the age of 10