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Rolex Fastnet Race
August 6 - August 8
Celebrate the finish of the 2019 Rolex Fastnet Race with a programme of family fun on the waterfront between 6th and 8th August. With circus workshops, water activities, live music, local food and a chance to meet the competitors, this highly anticipated event is not to be missed.
The following information has been provided by Visit Plymouth
The historic Rolex Fastnet Race will once again finish in Plymouth this summer. Yachts come from all over the world to compete in the race which starts on Saturday 3 August 2019 in Cowes on the Isle of Wight. The first yachts are expected to arrive in Plymouth in the early hours of Monday 5 August.
The Plymouth race village will be located at Yacht Haven at Mount Batten and will be open to the public from Tuesday 6 to Thursday 8 August, with live music, family friendly activities and opportunities for local people to try their hand at on-water activities like sailing, kayaking and Stand Up Paddleboarding.
The Rolex Fastnet will be followed by the Britain’s Ocean City Blues n Jazz Festival from Friday 9 to Sunday 11 August, rounding off a week of celebration. Click here to view the event programme or for full details you can view the Visit Plymouth website here.
- August 6
- August 8