Come Sail Away: FREE boat tour on the Delaware THIS Saturday!

Floating wetlands at the Washington Avenue Green (Click for larger image). Image via Start your Saturday morning off with a free sailing trip down the Delaware River! This Saturday, July 9 the Friends of Washington Avenue Green invite you to board the sailboat Northwind, and learn about the history and ecology of this iconic Philadelphia waterway. The tour will also highlight the Washington Avenue Green, a new public park along the Delaware that features eco-friendly elements, like floating wetlands and a rain garden.

The RSVP deadline is TODAY, July 6 and space is limited. To reserve a space e-mail Participants must be at least 16 years old. Tour runs from 9-11 a.m.