You may have noticed the crowds in Boston this weekend, and that many in the crowds were dressed in white. That’s because the city of Boston is celebrating this year’s Operation Sail as it coincides with Navy Week, Harborfest and the bicentennial of the War of 1812. That’s all before Wednesday’s grand finale — the Fourth of July.
Click through the slideshow above for images from this weekend. (Special thanks to Lt. Col. Chris Baker and the Massachusetts Environmental Police for the boat ride.)