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Thomas E. Lannon. Consider a sail along the harbor and coast aboard the 65-foot schooner Thomas E. Lannon, crafted in Essex in 1996 and modeled after the great boats built a century before. From mid-May through mid-October there are several two-hour sails, including trips that let you enjoy the sunset or participate in a lobster bake. Tickets are $40. 41 Rogers St., next to Gloucester House restaurant, Gloucester, MA, 01930. 978/281–6634. www.schooner.org.