Washington's Birthday Regatta

Washington's Birthday Regatta
Friday, February 24, 2017 to Sunday, February 26, 2017

The annual Washington’s Birthday Regatta originated at Commodore Ralph Munroe's boathouse in 1887. Commodore Munroe was a yacht designer, Coconut Grove pioneer, and founder of Biscayne Bay Yacht Club. This fun race is open to vessels of traditional design regardless of construction: Mud hens, sea pearls, bullseyes, sharpies, Bahama dinghies, cat boats, gaff-rigs, etc. Fiberglass boats are permitted. The Barnacle Handicap System will apply. First signal 12 p.m.

Biscayne Bay offshore from Barnacle Historic State Park, 3485 Main Hwy., Coconut Grove, Florida