Community Cocktail PartySaturday, Aug. 31 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m.
Join the Museum of Yachting and sponsors Panerai and Hunt Yachts for a Community Cocktail Party on Saturday, August 31. Live music by Honky Tonk Knights. See the event listing here.
Classic Yacht ParadeSunday, Sept. 1 at 10:30 a.m.
The Classic Yacht Parade is an exciting event on the Newport harbor. On moving display around the harbor is a beautiful collection of over 50 classic yachts, both sail and power, that represent the very best of classic yacht design and construction. This is an opportunity for boat lovers as well as for anyone who appreciates beauty, craftsmanship and splendor. The yachts will be vying to win the coveted Classic Yacht Parade awards including “Best Sail”, “Best Power”, “Most patriotic” and “Best Costumes”. Classic Yacht Parade begins at harbor entrance at 10:30 am
There are many vantage points to view this procession of spectacular yachts in their own element, including the Goat Island Marina dock, Bowen’s Wharf, Bannister’s Wharf, The Newport Yachting Center dock, King’s Park Pier and the Alofsin Piers and Sail Newport Waterfront Center at Fort Adams.