Watch the fishing fleet unload everything from scallops to tuna. Eat in or take out the freshest seafood, or buy fish to prepare at home. See a mural and giant clam that tells of all the nations that fish these waters and the different fish that they catch! Look for the Lindsey L. the vessel modified by Hollywood to be the Hannah Boden in the movie The Perfect Storm.
Viking Village hosts several events each year, including Jazzy Scallop Festival, Blessing of the Fleet, Antique Shows, Craft Shows, punctuated by our very interesting and informative summer series of “Dock Tours” every Friday morning. If you happen to be in town try to attend or click the link for an abbreviated version.
At Viking Village, they are dedicated to keeping all local and U.S. fishermen fishing and harvesting responsibly. They take pride in being leaders in a program emphasizing responsibly caught fish and scallops, ensuring minimal impact on the environment and fish habitat. Viking Village works closely with the National Marine Fisheries Service, including the Fisheries councils and play a major role in the management and cooperative research process.