Once a booming whaling port, Nantucket has continued to keep an it's harbor active throughout history and during the summer months is host to many pleasure, racing and classic boats. Nantucket Race Week, August 10 - 18, 2013, is one of the most exciting weeks on Nantucket's waters and it is known for being one of the best weeks to walk the docks to see some of the finest sailing vessels from around the world. If you are planning to travel and join us during this magnificent week, here are a few things you should keep in mind:
Participating in OHC and/or arriving via your own boat?
Nantucket offers some great marina and mooring services:
We strongly suggest that you make your reservations as far in advance as possible as these services are often sold out during Nantucket Race Week.
Coming as a spectator or crew? We suggest using the following two sites to find out the most up to date information on visiting Nantucket; how to get here, where to stay, and even where to grab a bite to eat: