10 Results for tag: International Azorean Whaleboat Regatta

Regatta Awards Ceremony & Closing Banquet

Join us for an awards ceremony and closing banquet for the ninth International Azorean Whaleboat Regatta and the Dabney Cup. Pasta dinner will be served. Cash bar. Tickets: $25 per person or $60 per person for all three regatta evening ticketed events (Friday Barbeque Dinner & Dancing, Saturday Pig Roast & ... More

International Regatta – The Dabney Cup

Not since the end of the whaling era has anything like this been seen! Six whaleboats ‒ three Azorean-style and three Yankee-style “beetle boats” ‒ will compete against each other in New Bedford's Clarks Cove to determine which would perform best under row and sail. Spectators are welcome! The Yankee-style boats ... More

Pig Roast & Portuguese Folkloric Dance Show

Experience a festive evening of celebration with the Azorean Maritime Heritage Society during its ninth International Azorean Whaleboat Regatta! Folkloric dancing with traditional costumes and music will start off the evening, followed by a dinner selection of a pig roast and other grilled meats and side dishes. Dancing ... More

International Regatta – Men’s and Women’s Sailing Races

Watch the men's and women's sailing teams from the USA and the Azores race authentic Azorean whaleboats in New Bedford's Clarks Cove. Spectators are welcome! Suggested viewpoints: West Beach (along West Rodney French Boulevard) and Cove Walk (atop hurricane barrier) More

Regatta Celebration Barbeque Dinner & Dancing

Enjoy a barbeque dinner with the Azorean Maritime Heritage Society, regatta crews, and supporters and spectators. Dinner will be followed by dancing with DJ. Cash bar. Tickets: $20 per person or $60 per person for all three regatta evening ticketed events (Friday Barbeque Dinner & Dancing, Saturday Pig Roast & ... More

International Regatta – Men’s and Women’s Rowing Races

Watch the men's and women's rowing teams from the USA and the Azores race authentic Azorean whaleboats in New Bedford's Clarks Cove. Spectators are welcome! Suggested viewpoints: West Beach (along West Rodney French Boulevard) and Cove Walk (atop hurricane barrier) More

Beach Yoga

Enjoy an all-levels yoga class on the beach with Cindi Assad before the start of the International Azorean Whaleboat Regatta rowing races on Friday morning. This class uses a combination of movement, postures and breath to work on strength, flexibility and balance. This all levels class will focus on alignment and flow.... More

20th Anniversary Reception & Lecture: The Story of the Bela Vista & Resurgence of the Azorean Whaleboat

Join us for a reception to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the launch of the Azorean whaleboat Bela Vista in New Bedford. The reception will be followed by a lecture at 7:00pm by international boatbuilder Lance Lee, who oversaw the construction of this first Azorean whaleboat built in the post-whaling era. More

Azorean Whalers: A Photographic Retrospective (1976-2012) – Opening Reception & Exhibit

View a collection of photographs by National Geographic photographers Louis Mazzantenta and Gemina Garland-Lewis at this opening reception and exhibit to kick off the ninth International Azorean Whaleboat Regatta. Mazzantenta’s work features never-before-seen images from a whale hunt in Pico in 1976. Garland-Lewis ... More

IX International Azorean Whaleboat Regatta

AMHS welcomes the International Azorean Whaleboat Regatta back to New Bedford in 2017. The regatta pays homage to the rich whaling history shared between the United States and the Azores during a full week of cultural events and three days of racing our authentic Azorean whaleboats. Schedule of Events Wednesday, Sept. ... More