Great Florida Gulf Coast Small Craft Festival

Sailing Sarasota Bay.
Friday, April 15, 2016 to Sunday, April 17, 2016

The 10th Annual Great Florida Gulf Coast Traditional Small Craft Festival will be held on April 15-17, 2016 at the Sarasota Sailing Squadron.

The Sarasota Sailing Squadron will be hosting the festival in partnership with the Florida Gulf Coast Traditional Small Craft Association.

There is room for RV's & vans, tent camping and plenty of local lodging options. The SSS has a hoist, multiple ramps and plenty of beach to launch from. If you sail in, dock space can be provided.

There is no fee for the event and pre-registration is not required, but to help with planning we request that you email your intentions with number of people attending and boat details to:

Events include boatbuilding demonstrations by author and boat builder, K.D. Jones. His book, "How to build the Flatiron Skiff” is available at the WoodenBoat Store.

Full schedule of events will be announced later.

For info and schedule updates:

Sarasota Sailing Squadron 1717 Ken Thompson Pkwy Sarasota, FL 34236 Phone: (941) 504-4236

Florida Gulf Coast Traditional Small Craft Association