~ Volunteer Service Since 1980 ~
Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County
14 McKenzie Avenue Ellsworth, ME 04605
207-667-2531 · fax 667-9406



Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County invites the community to enjoy a day on the water or at water's edge for the Hospice Regatta of Maine.

Friday, July 11 will see young sailors racing in the Junior Hospice Regatta and will also include the Southwest Harbor Fleet races. Saturday, July 12 will feature the Northeast Harbor Fleet Hospice Regatta races. The three categories will include a total of nine boat classes participating. Race times are 1:00 each day and entry fees are $10 for youth and $35 for adults.

Also on Saturday, July 12, from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m., the Hospice Regatta Rendezvous will be celebrated at the Morris Yachts Northeast Harbor boatyard. Sailors and non-sailors alike are invited to come and join the fun. The Rendezvous cocktail party will feature musical entertainment by the New Trad Trio and catering by Chipper's Restaurant. An awards ceremony will begin at 6:00. Rendezvous tickets are $50 per person. All to benefit hospice volunteer services.

Sponsorships of the events include opportunities to view the races from the water and tickets to the Rendezvous. Click here for more information, to register and/or purchase tickets. Call 207-667-2531 with questions.

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