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Falmouth Tall Ships Races 2023

What to Expect from Falmouth Tall Ships Races 2023

Falmouth will host the start of the Tall Ships Race in 2023. It will be the sixth time the Cornish coastal town has hosted the regatta and race.

This spectacular, global annual event takes place in European waters over the summer months and consists of two racing legs of several hundred nautical miles, and a cruise in company between the legs.

Before the race a Parade of Sail will take place and there will be several days of events, including the opportunity for visitors to board some of the tall ships. Tickets for tours are available to purchase on the See Tickets website

There will also be a packed schedule of onshore activities, culminating in the memorable Parade of Sail event on Friday 18th August.

For latest information on all activities planned in Falmouth as part of the event visit Falmouth the spirit of the sea website  or follow the event’s social media accounts: Twitter: @tallships_race, Facebook: Tall Ships Falmouth.

When is the Falmouth Tall Ships Races 2023

The Falmouth Tall Ships Races runs from Tuesday 15 to Friday 18 August 2023.

How to get to the Falmouth Tall Ships Races 2023

Falmouth Docks is the closest station which you get to on the Maritime Line from Truro. 

Things to do in Falmouth

The coastal town of Falmouth has a busy calendar of events, including an annual oyster festival.

The event is expected to be very popular. Queuing systems will be in place at Truro and Falmouth Docks Station. Please arrive early.