Come celebrate the legacy of Gotham Whale's Founder, Paul L. Sieswerda

Join Gotham Whale for a Benefit Fundraiser on May 2, May 4, & SEPT 21, 2024!

Thank you to Superfine Restaurant in Brooklyn, Bill McKim’s Jersey Shore Whale Watch in Belmar, NJ; American Princess Whale Watch in Brooklyn, and Jack’s Tavern in Belmar, NJ.

Come celebrate the legacy of Gotham Whale's founder, Paul L. Sieswerda, and launch Gotham Whale into a sustainable future with a weekend of whale watching and celebration! All proceeds will benefit whale conservation, education, and research around New York City and New Jersey.



May 2: Benefit at Superfine Restaurant

Thursday, May 2 Paul's 1st Whale Jam: Superfine Restaurant Benefit

The Whale Jam kicks off with a benefit at Superfine Restaurant in DUMBO, Brooklyn (126 Front Street), on Thursday, May 2nd, from 5:30-9pm, and will feature live entertainment, a silent auction, and more! The evening will be MC'd by Project 142's Scot Albertson.

May 4: Benefit Whale Watch

Saturday, May 4: American Princess Benefit Whale Watch

Of course, no weekend celebrating Paul and Gotham Whale would be complete without…whales! Join us on Saturday, May 4th, at 12pm for a special whale watch on the American Princess in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn.

September 21 (note new date!): Benefit Whale Watch and Afterparty

Saturday, Sept 21: Belmar, NJ Benefit Whale Watch and Afterparty

On Saturday, September 21st, at 8:30am join us for a whale watch on the Jersey Girl in Belmar, New Jersey, and then come hang with us next door at Jack’s Tavern (703 10th Avenue, Belmar, NJ) from 12-3pm with crew to celebrate at an afterparty. You can purchase lunch and enjoy whale games and giveaways!




We look forward to seeing you!