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Due to incoming weather and current hurricane warning, GulfQuest will CLOSE at NOON on Tuesday, September 4, 2018.

We will be OPEN for visitors from 9 a.m.-NOON.

Please monitor local weather updates and stay safe.

SLUSH FUND

It was once customary for the mate to profit from selling the "slush" - fat or grease obtained from boiling salted meat for meals. Sometimes sailors shared these profits, which were placed in a "slush fund" to buy a few luxuries.