West Vancouver Facebook You Tube West Vancouver West Vancouver Twitter
West Vancouver, BC - Representing Canada's Wealthiest Community
Real Estate The Directory Magazine Events

Events and Contests

North Vancouver Events Calendar

Go to the EVENTS CALENDAR

Contests Specials and Offers

Go to CONTESTS & OFFERS



Luxury

West Vancouver Luxury Lifestyles and Travel Section

If you require assistance in booking a hotel in West Vancouver, please phone 604-926-9293 or toll free 1-877-926-9293 and we will be happy to assist you.

Also please check out our recommended Hotels and Accommodations here.

Hotel Reservations

West Vancouver Hotel Room Reservations

COMING SOON

 


Web Cams

West Vancouver Live Web Cams


Vancouver Alaska Cruise Cam

Vancouver Alaska Live Cruise Web Cam

Live view of cruise ships at Canada Place, Vancouver BC.

West Vancouver Beach and Seawalk Cam

West Vancouver Beach and Seawalk Cam

Live view of the seawalk/seawall at Dundarave Pier.

Lions Gate Bridge Traffic Cam in Vancouver

Lions Gate Bridge Traffic Cam

Plan your trips across the bridge to Vancouver with these live cams.

Vancouver Helicopter Cam

Vancouver Helijet Helicopter Web Cam

Watch the helicopters take off from Helijet in Vancouver.

Horseshoe Bay West Vancouver Cam

Horseshoe Bay West Vancouver Live Web Cam

Live view of Horseshoe Bay cove and BC Ferries.

Vancouver Alaska Cruise Cam

New Camera Coming Soon

New Camera Coming


Villages

West Vancouver Villages and Areas


JOIN
Southern-straits-poster />

51st Annual Southern Straits Regatta


Share1,338

Calendar Events


Dates: Friday, Apr 19, 2019 - Friday, Apr 19, 2019
Location: West Vancouver - Dundarave Pier, West Vancouver, BC
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Add to Google Calendar

For over half a century, the Easter weekend has marked the date of one of
the largest events for Pacific Northwest sailing. The Southern Straits
Yacht Race, hosted by the West Vancouver Yacht Club, offers sailors the
unique opportunity to compete in an overnight long distance race around
Georgia Strait.

2019 will mark the 51st year in West Vancouver for this historic race and
we are expecting around 100 boats (that’s over 800 sailors on the water!)
to be on the Start Line jostling for position. Bring your camera!

Each year the Southern Straits yacht race starts off Dundarave Pier at the
bottom of 25th Avenue in West Vancouver with a family friendly
festival-type atmosphere that offers those on the shore the opportunity to
view the competitors up close as boats come within 50 feet of the Pier.
Typically a crowd of several hundred people gather to see the boats off in
conjunction with a free Lions Pancake Breakfast, live music from The West
Vancouver Pops Band, Sponsor displays in the race village area and of
course, the much anticipated visit from the Easter Bunny, who hands out
treats.

Festivities start on Friday, April 19, 2019 at 9:00am. We look forward to
seeing you there!

Course information, schedule, and more information are all available at
southernstraits.ca and at www.wvyc.ca or chair@southernstraits.ca

 

Southern-straits-poster
- - -

Approved by: Events Editor
Categories: General
Tags:
Status: Calendar Events
Views: 3,405

- - -

Comments

Leave a comment

Comments are closed.

location location location
Twitter North Vancouver Vancouver Luxury Homes for Sale Join Us Vancouver