If you're heading to Maine this summer or are lucky enough to live there, take a look at some of the Summer Sailstice events you might find in your area:
Boothbay Harbor Yacht Club are hosting a "Summer Kickoff, Shaekdown and Crew Match" and it's open to the public!
Here's what they've planned for the day - a run down of Rules, Tactics and Starts; Starting practice (just so you don't get left behind); a Parade of Sail; Video review of the day's activities; and of course food - lunch and an end of day Cookout! Interested? Learn more: http://www.summersailstice.com/event/boothbay-harbor-yacht-club-summer-sailstice-2016
Rockport Boat Club is holding their 'Youth Sailing Summer Warm-up'! They'll be launching and warming up their 420 Vanguards, and have invited sailors to come on down and check out the action as a preview to their 8-week sailing program. Sounds like a great start to the season, and what a beautiful place for it! Details are here: http://www.summersailstice.com/event/rockport-boat-clubs-youth-sailing-summer-warm
Maine Windjammer Cruises® are inviting you to join them in a summer of Sailstice celebrations, offering 50% discount on 3-day and 6-day sails departing during the solstice week of June 19th - 25th. Plus they're inviting you to sail at anytime during the rest of the 2016 Sailng Season at 10% off their published rates! Ever wanted to sail aboard a traditional Schooner? Well here's your chance: http://www.summersailstice.com/event/maine-windjammer-cruises%C2%AE-summer-sailstice-special-offers
And you could bump into these guys along the way: http://www.summersailstice.com/content/either-penobscot-bay-or-long-island-sound-maine
So it looks like Maine is heating up as the place to be this summer - get on board - Sign up, and join sailors across the globe in celebration of sailing!