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Clearwater, Florida: Captain Memo's Pirate Cruise

The terrorists of the 18th century, now sailing the Gulf for your comedy pleasure on a replica vessel, the 70 ft. long Pirate's Ransom, certified to carry 125 souls plus crew.

25 Causeway Blvd, Clearwater, FL
Captain Memo's Pirate Cruise. Take Memorial Causeway west. In roundabout, take 4th exit, park in permitted spots in the Marina.
Cruises 10 am, 2 pm. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Shark boat trades broadsides with Captain Memo.

Captain Memo's Pirate Cruise

We came by when Captain Memo's ship was out, but later saw it battling with a shark.

[EC, 04/25/2021]

Captain Memo.

Captain Memo's Pirate Cruise

Captain Memo's marauding vessel was spotted off the Florida gulf coast in 2019.

[Milo Pantone, 07/10/2019]

Captain Memo's pirate ship.

Captain Memo's Pirate Cruise

When in Clearwater Beach, keep an eye out for a bright red, three-masted pirate ship plying the surrounding waters. It's Captain Memo's vessel, the Pirate's Ransom available for cruises and private parties. We actually heard it before seeing it round a spit of lnad -- a throbbing beat of disco music as the ship motored toward its home channel.

The original Captain Memo departed for Davy Jones' Locker in 2009, but the topside merriment carries on!

[ Team, 11/08/2014]

Captain Memo's Pirate Ship

Captain Memo's Pirate Ship

Captain Memo's hilariously tall red pirate galleon, the "Pirate's Ransom," has terrorized the Gulf Coast for years with 2-hr birthday party cruises and private corporate outings. Based in Clearwater, it now appears to be setting up a new home at the Tarpon Springs docks, close to Spongeorama.

[Archibald Family, 04/14/2005]

Captain Memo operates from a base in Clearwater Beach, visible from Hwy 60. The original Captain Memo -- William Wozencraft -- passed away in 2009.

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