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Budweiser Clydesdales at Mystic Seaport

March 22, 2018 - March 25, 2018

The world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales, the symbol of quality and tradition for Anheuser-Busch since 1933, will be at Mystic Seaport March 22-25, in conjunction with the Mystic Irish Parade.

The horses will be housed in a special stable on the Museum’s Village Green, and will be available for public viewing during regular Museum hours. On March 22-25, children ages 13 and younger will be admitted free to the museum.

The eight-horse team will be harnessed and hitched to the famous red beer wagon at the Museum on Saturday, March 24, and will walk the Museum grounds for a period of time.

On Sunday, March 25, the “Gentle Giants,” as they are often called, will participate in the Mystic Irish Parade, which steps off from the south parking lot at Mystic Seaport at 1 p.m. The horses will be available for viewing at Mystic Seaport upon their return to the Museum at the conclusion of the parade.

Clydesdales Schedule at Mystic Seaport


Saturday: Clydesdale stable open for public viewing; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. From 3-5 p.m. the horses will be on the hitch for a parade through the Museum grounds.

Sunday: Clydesdale stable open for public viewing – 9  a.m. to 1 p.m. At 1 p.m., the horses will join the Mystic Irish Parade, leaving from the Museum grounds. The team will return to the Museum at the parade’s conclusion, and be available for public viewing until 6 p.m.