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Saturday, October 21, 2023

Join us for an afternoon on the cruise pier celebrating our signature program, Sail Nauticus. This two-part event features a regatta followed by a Pier Party with live music, games, tasty beverages and food.

Two Part Event

Cofer Cup | 10AM – 12pm

Pier Party | 3PM – 6PM

Sponsorships are now open and include Pier Party tickets + registration for your employees in the corporate regatta! Please contact Rehn West, Director of Development & Marketing at for more details.

Thank You To Our 2023 Sponsors:

Nauticus’ mission is to benefit the community through education, impactful experiences and by sharing access to maritime resources. Sponsorships are tax-deductible and directly support our mission through the Nauticus Foundation, the 501(c)3 nonprofit of Nauticus.