ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS -- The Atlantic Highlands Yacht Club and the municipal harbor are jointly sponsoring tours of and afternoon sails on the sailing ship "America," a recreation of the original, on Wednesday, Aug. 24, through Saturday, Aug. 27th, to which the public is invited.

Free dockside tours will be conducted from 10:30 a.m. through 12:30 p.m. each day.

Sails are scheduled from 1 to 4 p.m. and 4:30 through 7:30 p.m. Tickets for the sails are $85 for adults and $42.50 for children 17 and under and can be purchased online at

A free America's Cup multimedia presentation will be hosted at the yacht club fro 8 to 9 p.m.