Yarmouth Old Gaffers Festival 2017
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Yarmouth Old Gaffers Festival 2017 is a free event open to all with many Gaffers racing and plenty of shoreside entertainment!
2nd Jun 2017
4th Jun 2017
This fantastic 3 day event sees hundreds of traditionally rigged vessels come together for a weekend of racing and festivities including onshore trade stalls, a bar on the quay and a whole host of FREE entertainment for the whole family.
During the day there’ll be endless street entertainment alongside a continental market, art & craft stalls and even a static display of Classic, Vintage and Military Vehicles. In the evenings there’ll be live music galore in the Quayside Marquee.
Park & Ride will be available available from 2 car parks and disabled facilities will be also be available.
Did You Know? Many of these vessels offer an experience known as ‘Sail Training’, a course in personal and professional development championed by youth organisations, multi-national corporations and even navies from across the world.
Where is Yarmouth, Isle of Wight?
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