Making its way to one of the most international cities of the world, the Volvo Ocean Race kicked off this past Sunday, May 6th in the heart of downtown Miami. Hosting the event for the first time in 10 years, 14 days of festivities are planned to take place at the 27-acre Miami Race Village at Bicentennial Park through Sunday, May 20th. On display will be a grand showcase of music, art, food and entertainment as well as an impressive roster of events to include sailing clinics, paddleboard competitions, bike and steamboat races, and a classic auto and boat show.
The final weekend of the Volvo Ocean Race in Miami will conclude with two exciting main events, the In-Port Race taking place Saturday, May 19th followed by the commencement of Leg 7 to Lisbon on Sunday, May 20th. For sailing enthusiasts seeking an up-close and personal encounter, Sunreef Yachts Charter has a great selection of day charter yachts available in Miami for the event. Please contact us for more information.