On this eve of the eve of All Hallows Eve, it seems worthwhile to list a few of the “ghost” ships open to the public on Halloween.
Hornet Ship of Spirits – This evening , on the historic aircraft carrier USS Hornet in Alameda CA, there will be a presentation the real stories of the ghosts on the USS Hornet, followed on Saturday by a USS Hornet Monster Bash.
Captain Fishsticker’s Ship of Horrors – Revival Burlesque is performing “Captain Fishsticker’s Ship of Horrors” tonight through Sunday on the lovely Barkentine Gazela in Philadelphia, PA.
Fifth annual Halloween Haunted Ship aboard the USS Turner Joy – Festivities in Bremerton, WA on the Vietnam War era destroyer, Turner Joy.
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Mobile Bay Ghost Ship – In Sturgeon Bay, WI, kids and adults will be ushered through various haunted rooms throughout the USCGC Mobile Bay. Treats will be available for the kids.
Ghostly Sea Shanty Boat Trip – On the other side of the pond in Belfast harbor, the Ghostly Sea Shanty Ship will sail the harbour today and tommorrow with its scary complement of passengers dressed as Ghosts, Ghouls & Witches!!
No Zombies on the LST – Sadly the LST Zombie Ship in Muskegon, MI has been sunk this year by a lack of city permits. Who knew that the un-dead could be vanquished by bureaucracy.