The Pirates of the Pacific Festival launched and set off in full sail at the Port of Brookings Harbor Saturday.
Above, A.J. Geldersma shows his ability to use a whip and not touching a volunteer.
The festival continues today (July 28) from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday, July 29, from noon to 5 p.m.
Admission is $2 for adults, $1 for children 14 and younger or free with a food donation for the Brookings-Harbor Community Helpers food bank, and free for children 5 and younger.