NORFOLK -- The floating party known as OpSail is just two weeks away.
From June 1 -12, the Port of Virginia will once again host an impressive fleet of tall ships, Navy and military war ships representing the world.
The goals of OpSail and the 1812 commemoration events are planned to promote goodwill among nations, inspire patriotism and foster interest in American maritime history and heritage, while creating unique educational opportunities and bringing economic and social benefit to the local communities.
13News is a proud sponsor of the event and will have complete coverage.
Organizers are still searching for more volunteers. If you're interested, click here.