Antigua Dragon Yacht Club Challenge

Antigua Yacht Club Falmouth Harbour

Harmony Hall Yacht Club, with the support of the Antigua Yacht Club Marina and The Inn at English Harbour, will host the 2nd Antigua Dragon Yacht Club Challenge with nine races to take place over three days in fantastic Caribbean conditions on identical Petticrow Dragons.

Antigua and Barbuda Marlin Classic

Nelson's Dockyard, English Harbour Nelson's Dockyard

A Marlin only tournament where the best anglers will compete against each other, to be held on Friday, May 13th.

Antigua and Barbuda Sport Fishing Tournament

Nelson's Dockyard, English Harbour Nelson's Dockyard

The Annual Sport Fishing Tournament, taking place May 14th and 15th, starts with a Friday evening Captain’s Briefing, two days of fishing, and the final tournament award launch on Bank Holiday Monday.

Francis Nunes Jr. Memorial Fishing Tournament

Nelson's Dockyard, English Harbour Nelson's Dockyard

The annual Francis Nunes Jr. Memorial Fishing Tournament is a treat for all serious fishermen, and after the competition the grills are fired up during the traditional Seafood Festival.

Antigua Independence Day Celebrations

November 1st marks the 34th annual Antigua & Barbuda’s Independence Celebrations. This year the public holiday will be observed on Monday November 2nd, with the Antigua & Barbuda Independence Ceremonial Parade and Food Fair.

Best in the West Fishing Tournament

Jolly Harbour Marina Jolly Harbour, Bolans

The Best in the West Fishing Tournament! is all about the biggest and best fish, with multiple prizes being given out to men, women, and "young anglers" who end up with the largest catch. Even if you are not into fishing, come for after the Tournament, with food and drink available for purchase and fresh fish on sale.

Antigua Charter Yacht Show

Nelson's Dockyard, English Harbour Nelson's Dockyard

The Antigua Charter Yacht Show is the biggest boat show in the Caribbean. The show is not open to the public.

Budget Marine Hightide Series

Antigua Yacht Club Falmouth Harbour

The Hightide Series from the Antigua Yacht Club is traditionally held for 3 days over the Christmas season.  This year the event is sponsored by Budget Marine and is scheduled for...

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Nelson’s Dockyard Christmas Day Champagne Party

Nelson's Dockyard, English Harbour Nelson's Dockyard

Named in the New York Times as “one of the 5 best Christmas events in the world," the Nelson's Dockyard Champagne Christmas Party has become a major annual tradition. The Hourglass Foundation has been organizing the “Round the Capstans” Christmas Day Champagne Party for over 25 years.

Nelson’s Pursuit Race

Nelson's Dockyard, English Harbour Nelson's Dockyard

The Nelson’s Pursuit Race traditionally attracts an excellent fleet of yachts of all sizes – which in the past have included boats of less than 20 feet, Carriacou sloops and a wide range of both racing and cruising yachts.

Nelson’s Dockyard Old Year’s Night Party

Nelson's Dockyard, English Harbour Nelson's Dockyard

Each year on December 31st, there is an Old Year's Night Party in Nelson's Dockyard to ring in the New Year. They host live entertainment and a spectacular show of fireworks at midnight. More details to come.

Antigua Yacht Club Round the Island Race

Antigua Yacht Club Falmouth Harbour

The Round the Island Race is taking place on January 14th 2017, starting at the Antigua Yacht Club at 8:00 am. Yachts will circumnavigate the island and return to the Antigua Yacht Club. Details to come.

Superyacht Challenge Antigua

Nelson's Dockyard, English Harbour Nelson's Dockyard

In this annual challenge, yachts in excess of 80 feet are invited to participate. The beautiful setting of Nelson's Dockyard is the perfect place to center social activities and moor up all the yachts together, providing a perfect environment for the famous Superyacht Challenge parties.

Jolly Harbour Valentine’s Regatta

Jolly Harbour Marina Jolly Harbour, Bolans

An amazing annual event with participants including seasoned sailors as well as beginners, enjoying the great sailing conditions around Jolly Harbour.

Round Redonda Race

Jolly Harbour Marina Jolly Harbour, Bolans

Hot off the heels of the Jolly Harbour Valentine’s Regatta, get the opportunity for a true offshore race, the Round Redonda Race, new for 2017.

Antigua 360

English Harbour English Harbour

Enjoy a structured practice race day prior to the adrenaline rush of the RORC Caribbean 600. Photo by Paul Wyeth.

RORC Caribbean 600 Race Start

Antigua Yacht Club Falmouth Harbour

The 2017 RORC Caribbean 600 is an exciting 600-mile offshore race that takes competitors around 11 Caribbean Islands, and will start in Antigua on 20th February.

Antigua Yacht Club Annual Laser Open

Antigua Yacht Club Falmouth Harbour

The Antigua Yacht Club will be hosting the 16th Annual Antigua Laser Open over 11th & 12th of March 2017. More details to come.

Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta

Antigua Yacht Club Falmouth Harbour

The Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta hosts between 50 and 60 yachts every year and enjoys a wonderful variety of competitors, including traditional craft from the islands, classic ketches, sloops, schooners and yawls making the bulk of the fleet, together with the stunningly beautiful Spirit of Tradition yachts, J Class yachts and Tall Ships.

Guadeloupe to Antigua Race

Deshaies, Guadeloupe to English Harbour, Antigua Deshaieses

Every year Antigua Sailing Week features a Guadeloupe to Antigua Race on the Friday before the week’s racing begins, serving as a feeder race for boats coming from the islands to the south of Antigua. The 42-nautical mile race is open to boats of all types, whether or not entered in Antigua Sailing Week.

Round Antigua Race

South Coast English Harbour

The Round Antigua Race has been exciting and popular with many Antigua Sailing Week participants for many years. With Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta concluding only a few days before, the race provides an ideal way for many classics to complete their Caribbean racing season.

50th Annual Antigua Sailing Week

Antigua Yacht Club Falmouth Harbour

Antigua Sailing Week is the oldest regatta in the Caribbean, with the first event taking place in 1968. More than 100 boats congregate from more than 20 countries to race of the South East Coast of Antigua.

Dockyard Day

Nelson's Dockyard, English Harbour Nelson's Dockyard

The perfect island party to end the 2016 Sailing Week festivities. Come out with the family for the children’s procession, the Prize Giving of the Schools Art Competition, the Beating of the Retreat, live music and DJs.

Antigua to Bermuda Race

Royal Bermuda Yacht club

Organised by the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club in association with Antigua Sailing Week, the inaugural Antigua Bermuda Race will commence after the 50th edition of...

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Barbuda Caribana

Island Wide Codrington

Barbuda Caribana sees a weekend of festivities in Barbuda and for 2016, the festival is scheduled for May 13th to 16th.

Mikie Pigott Jr. Memorial Classic

Nelson Dockyard English Harbour

A day of sports fishing tournament begins with all boats competing in various categories. There will be music, food & drinks on hand, exciting local...

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