Schedule Of Events

The Tall Ships Races 2011 - Lerwick outline event programme

Family entertainment, live music, food, arts and crafts throughout the duration of the event

Wednesday, 20th July

                        Cultural/Sports programme for participating crew arriving early

Thursday, 21st July

                        Cultural/Sports programme for participating crews

1200                Deadline for participating vessels to be in port

                         Crew Parade between Victoria Pier and Holmsgarth

                         Welcoming Ceremony and Prize-Giving at Holmsgarth

                         Live Music and Entertainment at Holmsgarth and Victoria Pier

                         Club Marquee at Laurenson Quay

Friday, 22nd July

                          Cultural/Sports programme for participating crews

                          Live Music and Entertainment at Holmsgarth and Victoria Pier

                          Headline Concert "The Levellers" + Support at Holmsgarth* (SOLD OUT)

                          Club Marquee at Laurenson Quay

Saturday, 23rd July

                           Cultural/Sports programme for participating crews

                           Live Music and Entertainment at Holmsgarth and Victoria Pier

                           Headline Concert "Bjorn Again" + Support at Holmsgarth* (SOLD OUT)

                           Fireworks over Lerwick Harbour at 23.50

                           Club Marquee at Laurenson Quay

Sunday, 24th July

                          Parade of Sail - postponed to Monday 25th July

                          Live Music and Entertainment at Holmsgarth and Victoria Pier

1700-1830         Start of Race 2 to Stavanger: timed start by Class of vessel - postponed to Monday 25th July

Cancellation Policy

In the event of the non-appearance of either "The Levellers" or Bjorn Again" full value refunds via the Shetland Box Office will be available on tickets for these events. Please note these events will NOT be rescheduled for a later date.  Otherwise, tickets are non-refundable.

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