The America’s Cup. This event is returning to NY for the first time since 1920. The multi-day sailing event will feature the world’s best sailors racing the fastest boats in NY’s iconic harbor. The race festivities will occur in Battery Park City and the Brookfield Place North Cove Marina. All races will finish just off the plaza.
The Competition entails six teams sailing on behalf of a home country competing in the New York race. Points count towards the final competition for the 35th America’s Cup in Bermuda in 2017. The event village and viewing areas will be located at the Brookfield Place Waterfront Plaza. There will be entertainment, food vendors, sponsor activity, and hospitality.
This event is free and open to the public and does not require a ticket.
Date: Saturday, May 7th – Sunday, May 8th
Time: 11a – 6p (Races from 2p – 3:30p)
Location: 200 Vesey Street (Brookfield Place)
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