This year marks the 28th anniversary of Mel Fisher’s discovery of the Motherload of the Atocha. Each year a celebration is held in honor of the anniversary. A series of events are scheduled that will run from July 11-14, 2013. Some of the events include:
Thursday, July 11th
The kick-off party at Schooner Wharf Bar, which features a costume contest.
Friday, July 12th
Story telling from 5-9pm at the Diver Meet & Greet Charity Cook-off at the Smokin’ Tuna Saloon. Mel Fisher crewmembers from the past and present will be telling their best stories about treasure hunting and being part of the dream.
Saturday, July 13th
Mel Fisher’s Treasures will host a block party on the 200 block of Duval Street between Sloppy Joe’s and The Bull.
For more information on this event please visit Mel Fisher Days
Photo courtesy of melfisher.com