ANTIGUA CLASSIC YACHT REGATTA SPECTATOR GUIDEFriday 8th April 2016
The 29th Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta returns over April 13th - 19th 2016 with four days of exciting racing for competing crews and fun shoreside activities. Spectators can join in the regatta excitement by enjoying vantage points of the races from Fort Charlotte, Shirley Heights or Block House.
Photo via Cory Silken
The Welcome Party for the regatta on Wednesday 13th April features live music by Sound Citizens. The Parade of the Classics on Sunday April 17th at 1:30pm is not one to be missed and can best be seen from Nelson's Dockyard, Antigua Slipway or Fort Berkley.
Another highlight of the 2016 Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta is the Antiguan Premiere of Vanishing Sail, a documentary about the tradition of boatbuilding in the Grenadines, on Sunday April 17th at 7:00 pm at Nelson's Dockyard. New this year is the late afternoon BBQ and Presidente Beer Garden, which can be enjoyed daily throughout the regatta on the Antigua Yacht Club lawn.
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