Fort Adams State Park
Newport, RI 02840
The Newport Bermuda Race, a premier offshore sailing event, spans an exhilarating 636-mile distance, captivating the hearts of sailors and enthusiasts alike. With an impressive fleet of approximately 200 boats, this race has become a hallmark of maritime excellence, drawing participants from around the globe. This year marks a thrilling new chapter as the starting point has been relocated to the picturesque Fort Adams State Park in Newport, Rhode Island.
A groundbreaking addition to the 2024 race is the live starting line show, promising to bring the pulse-pounding action directly to the shoreline. Audiences can also catch the excitement from anywhere in the world through the live streaming available at bermudarace.com. This dynamic enhancement allows viewers to immerse themselves in the thrill of the race, witnessing the fleet embark on their challenging journey across the open waters.
Whether you're a seasoned sailor, a sailing enthusiast, or someone looking for a spectacular weekend activity, don't miss the opportunity to witness the start of the Newport Bermuda Race. Join us at Fort Adams State Park to spectate, celebrate, and kick off an unforgettable Solstice weekend filled with maritime excitement.