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The Great Provincetown Schooner Regatta

The Great Provincetown Schooner Regatta

The Great Provincetown Schooner Regatta takes place each year in September beginning on Monday (Labor Day) and ending with the big race on Thursday.

About The Great Provincetown Schooner Regatta

The Regatta is a part of Provincetown Historic Celebrations, Inc., a non-profit organization, and is hosted by the Provincetown Yacht Club and the Provincetown Public Pier Corporation.

This educational and sailing event honors our maritime history and the great natural resources of our region. The regatta promotes public awareness of the important role that Schooners and other historic vessels played in our economic and cultural history.

The Great Provincetown Schooner Regatta Schedule

 Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016

Captain’s Breakfast for the Long Point Schooner and Yacht Race & Cape Cod Catboat Race (Captains and Navigators only)
Time: 8:00am
LocationSurf Club Restaurant, Lopes Square

Parade of Sail Begins, All Vessels
Time: 10:30am
LocationProvincetown Harbor

Paint the Parade 
Time: 10:30am. Please call 508-349-7511 for details.
LocationMacMillan Pier

Long Point Schooner and Yacht Race Begins
Time: Noon
Location: Provincetown Harbor

Cape Cod Catboat Race Begins
Time: Noon
Location: Cape Cod Bay

Castle Hill ‘Paints the Race’ aboard the Captain John Boat
Artists, photographers and anyone interested in getting the best view are invited. Tickets are $35.00.
Time: Noon
LocationMacMillan Pier

Reception & Awards Presentation. Private Function.
Time: 6:00pm
LocationMacMillan Pier

Past Events

Monday, Sept. 5, 2016

Event: Captain’s Meeting for Fishermen’s Cup Challenge
Time: 6:00pm
Location: Gloucester House, 63 Rogers St. Gloucester, MA

Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016

Fishermen’s Cup Rolling Start: Schooners Leave Gloucester Harbor for Provincetown
Time: 6:00am – 7:00am
Location: Gloucester Harbor

Fishermen’s Cup Race Results Announced
Time: 6:00pm
Location: Squealing Pig Restaurant, 335 Commercial St., Provincetown

Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016

Rhodes 19 Fishermen’s Series.

Time: 9:00 – 10:30 am
Location: Flyer’s Boat Yard, 131A Commercial Street, Provincetown

Captain’s Meeting, Course and Race Rules
Time: 10:30am
Location: 131A Commercial Street, Provincetown

Rhodes 19 Harbor Start 
Time: Noon
Location: Coast Guard Pier

Coast Guard Station Open House; Free Shuttle Service from MacMillan Pier to the Station
Time: 11:00am – 3:00pm
Location: 125 Commercial St., Provincetown

Commercial Schooners offer Day Sails
Time: All Day
LocationMacMillan Pier

Schooner and Catboat tours
Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm
LocationMacMillan Pier

Movie Screening : Vanishing Sail
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Provincetown Film Society, Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial St., Provincetown

September 05 2017


Date: September 5
Recurring: Daily 9/4 - 9/7
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Various Venues

254 Commercial St
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States

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