Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County is hosting the 19th annual Hospice Regatta of Maine on July 10 & 11.
Friday, July 10 will feature regatta races organized by the Southwest Harbor Fleet and the Junior Regatta sponsored by the MDI Community Sailing Center and the Northeast Harbor Sailing School. Saturday, July 11 will feature several offerings: Regatta races sponsored by the Northeast Harbor Fleet, opportunities to view the races from the water aboard the Maine Seacoast Mission's Sunbeam for event sponsors, and the Hospice Regatta Rendezvous cocktail party, which will be held from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. at Morris Yachts boatyard in Northeast Harbor and is open to the public.
Sponsorships with race-viewing opportunities, including a champagne lunch and narrated tour, start at $250, and tickets to the Rendezvous are $50. The dockside party at Morris Yachts will feature music by The Jazz Collective and hors d'oeuvres by Chipper's Restaurant. Information about all of the Hospice Regatta-related events is available on the web.
Major sponsors for the Hospice Regatta of Maine include: The Gooding Family Foundation, Acadia Trust, Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, Bangor Daily News, Charles Butt, Hospice Education Institute, Morris Yachts, Points East, Star 97.7, and A.G.A. Correa & Son Jewelers.
For more information about all of the Hospice Regatta of Maine events, visit our Regatta page, or call the Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County office at 667-2531.