FSSA Wife Husband Regatta
Come for a regatta and stay for a while!
Sandy Bay Yacht Club in beautiful Rockport Massachusetts is hosting the FSSA Wife Husband July 22 & 23, 2017. While the regatta is only two days, there is plenty reason to make use of your trek to Boston’s North Shore to see what Rockport, Gloucester & Cape Ann have to offer.
Rockport is a charming village (www.rockportusa.com ) with galleries, shops restaurants beaches and a rocky shore. Rockport has a variety of accommodations, including air bnb hosts, inns, bed & breakfasts and motor inns (Rockport Inn & Suites) to For cultural enjoyment there is the Shalin Lui performance hall, where a range of world renowned music offerings can be heard (www.rockportmusic.org).
Gloucester lays claim to America’s oldest seaport! Come see the restored fishing schooner Adventure and learn of the courage of the fisherman and the speed of their schooners to bring fish back to Boston. Stroll through Rocky Neck & fish piers for dinner. Relax at Good Harbor Beach or take a walk to the end of Dog Bar Breakwater and look south to Boston or look back into Gloucester Harbor. Gloucester also has museums: Cape Ann Museum and Beauport, and Hammond Castle. Accommodations can range from the pampered at the Beauport Hotel to roughing it at the Cape Ann Camp Grounds. www.gloucesterma.com