Local residents and regatta lovers from throughout The Bahamas reunite to celebrate, with racing of Class A, B, and C sloops, live entertainment, cultural activities, games, native food and drinks. This event is held every year during the Emancipation Day holiday weekend.
Cat Island Regatta
Friday, August 2, 2019 (All day) to Monday, August 5, 2019 (All day)
Event Location Coordinates:
Organization / Contact:
Ms. Christine King
(242) 427 0701
New Bight Cat Island
19 - 21 Jul
Sailors of well-known Class B and C sloops from throughout The Islands of The Bahamas will compete in different races just off Taino Beach in Lucaya. Trophies and cash prizes are awarded to the top boaters, but the most sought-after prize is the reputation of being "Champion of the Sea."
24 - 28 Jul
The annual guided crossing to the Bahamas bring many repeat and first-time visitors in flotillas of up to 30 boats.
2 - 5 Aug
Featuring one of the oldest regattas in The Islands of The Bahamas, this festival is an exciting weekend of activities.
2 - 5 Aug
This annual sailing competition features a variety of festive activities, in addition to the racing with Class C sloops.