Rum-Running Off Horton Point

at Horton Point Lighthouse | Sat Aug 07

Location

Horton Point Lighthouse

3575 Lighthouse Rd.
Southold, NY 11971
(Map)
Tel: 631-765-5500
Contact Name: Kristen Mateka
Visit Website: Website.

Date & Time

02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Sat, Aug 07, 2021
Cost: Free Event
Description

Bring your lawn chair and discover the secrets of “Rum-Running off Horton Point” at the Nautical Museum at Horton Point Lighthouse. Historian Amy Folk will share the intriguing history of rum-running in the waters around Horton Point Lighthouse.  During Prohibition, the shoreline offered an ideal location for this dangerous but lucrative operation.  Join us to learn more about rum-running that took place right off the coast. Rain date Sunday, August 8, 2021 at 2pm. Check under 'Events' on our website