Programme of Events
The next Falmouth Classics event will take place from Friday 14th to Sunday 16th June 2019.
Please note: Events throughout the weekend are subject to change.
|Tue 11th and Wed 12th June||
Registration, collection of welcome packs & merchandise
|1200 – 1730||Regatta office, Falmouth Watersports Centre|
|Thu 13th June||Berthing/mooring/ anchorage available||11.00 onwards for previously booked vessels||
Pontoon berths, visitor moorings and anchorage
|Registration, collection of welcome packs & merchandise||1200 – 1730||Regatta office, Falmouth Watersports Centre|
Reception – pasty, a pint and a shanty band
|Fri 14th June||Registration, collection of welcome packs and merchandise||0830 – 1200||Regatta office, Falmouth Watersports Centre|
|Briefing for Regatta and Parades||0900||Falmouth Watersports Centre|
|Deadline for series entry and Friday daily entry||1000|
|Race 1||First warning signal 1130||Start in Carrick Roads|
|Race 2||First warning signal 1400||Start in Carrick Roads|
|Welcome Reception||1830||Falmouth Art Gallery|
|Sea Shanty Festival||1830 – 0100||Town|
|Sat 15th June||Daily entry and registration||0900-1000||Regatta office|
|Deadline for Saturday daily entry and parade entry||1000|
|Public on Haven Pontoon||09.00 – 10.30||Falmouth Haven|
|Race 3||First warning signal 11.30||Start in Carrick Roads|
|Public on Haven pontoon||16.00 – 18.00||Falmouth Haven|
|Rowing and sculling competition||16.30 – 18.00||Greenbank|
Royal Cornwall Yacht Club (RCYC) open for refreshments
|Prize-giving for all 3 individual races||1830||RCYC|
Falmouth Classics Barbecue
|Sea Shanty Festival||1200 – 0100||Town|
|Sun 16th June||Parade of Sail and Power||10.30 – 12.00||Carrick Roads|
|Small Boat Parade||13.30 – 14.30||Inner Harbour|
|Final Prize-giving||1500||National Maritime Museum Cornwall|
|Sea Shanty Festival||1200 – 1800||Town|
|Closing Ceremony for Sea Shanty Festival||1700 – 1800||Events Square|
Classic Parade of Sail and Power. The parade will enable spectators to see the full panoply of classic vessels gathered in Falmouth. The parade is only open to boats that have entered and completed registration.
The Race Office and Regatta Centre will be located at the Falmouth Watersports Centre.
Small Boat Parade – eligibility criteria: Entry by invitation only. Craft under 20 feet / 6.09 metres propelled by oar, sail or engines built before 1965 or built after 1965 in the spirit of tradition. Craft wishing to participate must complete a Small Boat Registration Form.