This four day festival includes events for sailors, visitors and spectators. Visitors may tour historic vessels, learn more about them, reserve a seat on a schooner, watch races from spectator boats and advantageous areas all about town. All events are open and free to the public except where noted.

Date and Time   Event Location
Sept. 3, 2018
6:00pm   Captain's Meeting for Fishermen's Cup Challenge. Gloucester House
63 Rogers St.
Gloucester, MA
Sept. 4, 2018

6:00 - 7:00am


Fishermen's Cup rolling start - schooners leave Gloucester Harbor for Provincetown. TICKETS AVAILABLE

Gloucester Harbor

All day



Watch the race LIVE online/on the web.

Race results announced at the Squealing Pig Restaurant.

Squealing Pig
335 Commercial St.
Sept. 5, 2018



Rhodes 19 Fishermen's Series. Three races.

Flyer's Boat Yard

9:00-10:30am    Registration 131A Commercial Street 
10:30am   Captain's Meeting, Course and Race Rules Provincetown
12 noon:   Harbor Start off Coast Guard Pier  
noon - 4:00pm:   Coast Guard Station Open House; Free Shuttle Service from MacMillan Pier to the Station 125 Commercial St. 
All Day:   Commercial Schooners offer Day Sails Macmillan Pier 
1:00-3:00pm:   Schooner and Catboat tours Macmillan Pier 
7:00pm:   Movie Screening : TBA   Tickets $12
Provincetown Film Society
Waters Edge Cinema
237 Commercial St.
Sept. 6, 2018



Captain's Breakfast for the Long Point Schooner and Yacht Race & Cape Cod Catboat Race
Captains and Navigators only

Governor Bradford Restaurant
312 Commercial Street

10:30am   Parade of Sail begins, All vessels. Provincetown Harbor
10:30am   Paint the Parade on MacMillan Pier
Call (508) 349-7511 for details
MacMillan Pier
Noon   Long Point Schooner and Yacht Race begins. Cape Cod Catboat Race begins.

Provincetown Harbor and Cape Cod Bay

Noon - 3:30pm  

Castle Hill "Paints the Race aboard the Captain John Boat. Artists, photographers and anyone interested in getting the best view are invited. Tickets are $35.00. The boat departs from MacMillan Pier immediately at Noon.


Macmillan Pier -
Boat leaves at Noon

Reception & Awards Presentation. Private Function.

At the Pavilion.
MacMillan Pier



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