From April 3 to 20, 2017
In just a matter of weeks, our friendly island will be hosting another edition of the St. Maarten Heineken regatta. Offering four full days of complete action of World Class International Racing, this renowned sailing event is expected to gather participants from over 35 different countries and will be held from March 2 to 5, 2017.
This event, which first started in 1980 with only 12 competitor entries, now brings to the island around 2500 sailors plus over 1000 supporting people and over 250 boats from more than 35 countries around the world. Certainly a special event both for those participating, and those visiting the island to enjoy the action and the celebration that invades the whole island.
Regatta organizers have made sure to provide great fun during the events held on St. Maarten. There is a party every day after the sun goes down featuring international artist such as Wycleff Jean, Shaggy, Kool and The Gang & Red Foo and the Party Rock Crew, among others. For this 37th Edition, the world class reggae band UB40 will be performing, along with Asher Otto & Itchyfeet!
For those willing to party on the sand after a full day of sailing action, Here’s the party schedule for the 37th St. Maarten Heineken Regatta:
Green Sensation – Thursday, March 2nd
Princess Pavilion, Port de Plaisance
St. Maarten by Sea - Friday March 3rd,
The Boardwalk, Philipsburg
St. Maarten by Air – Saturday March 4th,
Kim Sha Beach
Legendary Party – Sunday, March 5th
In the occasion of this great event, Princess Heights has launched the Heineken Regatta Special 2017 promotion for its guests for the dates around the event.