Pride of Baltimore II, Baltimore and Harford County photography by Eric Stocklin Photography, LLC

If you’re a fan of tall ships like classic Maryland sailing vessels, then you cannot go wrong with spending some time aboard the Pride of Baltimore II. Maryland Tourism Coalition announces the annual Pride of Baltimore II Fundraiser to celebrate the beauty of the pride and the art of sailing, all while generating needed funds for her upkeep and operation. As a member of the Maryland Tourism Coalition, I’m proud to be on the scene to provide professional photography of the event – so I’ll be there and I hope to see you there, too. Another MTC member, Phillips Seafood, will be their food partner. 

The fundraiser takes place Thursday, April 28th, 2022 


At the Baltimore Museum of Industry

1415 Key Highway
Baltimore, MD 21230

Suggested attire: business casual

Tickets are $75/each 

Learn more & purchase tickets by going to:

The event includes music from Marc Evans & Soul Centered. Delicious food (heavy hors d’oeuvres) and beverages from local establishments. Perusing & bidding on “The Art of Sailing” silent auction items, featuring art related to PRIDE OF BALTIMORE II or sailing in general. Spending some time aboard PRIDE & meeting the crew.

Baltimore and Harford County Photography by Eric Stocklin Photography, LLC

A Maryland must-see: Pride of Baltimore II

Nicknamed Pride II, this gorgeous ship was launched from her Inner Harbor birthplace on April 30, 1988, and commissioned on October 23, 1988, at Brown’s Wharf in Fells Point. Since then, Pride II has sailed over 250,000 nautical miles and visited more than 200 ports in 40 countries around the world. Each season the vessel visits dozens of ports of call, welcoming more than 100,000 people for private sailing charters and dockside receptions; deck tours and day sails; youth programs; and overnight guest crew experiences

Special Events and Wedding Receptions aboard the Pride of Baltimore II

For engaged couples looking for a unique and fascinating location to host your reception or wedding portrait sessions, consider the Pride of Baltimore II as a fantastic option. Dockside, the ship provides a truly nautical and historical backdrop for a stunning series of pictures that you’ll treasure forever. I’ve had the pleasure of photographing a few special occasions here and it goes to the top of the list if you’re shopping for spots to include in your special day around Baltimore.

I love spending time aboard and around the Pride of Baltimore II. Take time to hang out at the Fundraiser event and capture the feeling of one of Maryland’s most beautiful ships – you’ll be glad you did! I’m also proud to be a partner of the Maryland Tourism Coalition, which truly works hard to promote business, offer professional development activities, and have a strong economic impact for the benefit of all Marylanders. You can learn more about their valuable work here:

How to get in touch with Eric Stocklin Photography LLC

To book my photography services, reach out today and we’ll get started. Whether I’m providing event photography, commercial photography, or helping you create the wedding photography album of your dreams, I love all the sights that Maryland has to offer. I look forward to finding out what you’re envisioning so that we can make it happen.

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