Venues around Cowes Cowes
Cowes Week has been a key part in the British sporting summer calendar since 1826 making it one of the UK's longest running and most successful sporting events.
Now, it holds up to 40 daily races for around 1,000 boats and is the largest sailing regatta of its kind, not just in the UK, but in the world. So if you are a fan of all things sailing, then this is surely the event for you!
The event offers a wonderful melting pot of competitive sailing and social activities and the 8,500 competitors range from Olympic and world class professionals to weekend sailors.
The town of Cowes typically attracts thousands of spectators who not only one to watch the sailing but also enjoy the party feel the town puts on. The streets are lined with live music, the pubs, bars and restaurants are buzzing. The grand finale with fireworks is an event not to be missed at this week long sailing regatta.
Come along and experience the unique atmosphere. It is genuinely a one-of-a-kind event.