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Funen Regatta for old sailing ships in Bogense

30 - 40 beautiful and well-preserved wooden ships are going to sail around Fyn - and this year they'll start from Bogense and are in Bogense Harbour all weekend 23-25 July. Come enjoy the amazing sight and the great atmosphere!

Visit the Bogense Harbor and enjoy the impressive sight of all the old sailing ships in Bogense when the town serves as the starting point of their regatta "Round Funen for preserved sailing ships", which is one of Denmark's biggest summer events.

There will be about 40 old sailing ships, each more beautiful and impressive than the last.

Program

Saturday July 20th

The Old Harbour

14-17 Jazz for Full Sails on the pier square: EAST HARBOR JAZZ BAND

10-16 Art exhibition in The Yellow House at the end of Vestre Havnevej

10-16 Marianne Horsdal and Lis Bo Nielsen exhibit their beautiful paintings, and Karin Søgaard exhibits exciting ceramics in the house

18-21 Jazz for Full Sails on the pier square: RIVERSIDE JAZZ BAND

Adelgade

10-15 The shops are open

Sunday July 21st

Old Harbour

From 10 AM The restaurants and cafes are open

10-16: THE MARITIME EXPERIENCE RAMBLA:

  • Make ropes on the ropewalk
  • Sail Maker Workshop
  • Learn to throw with a line
  • "Lift a pig" can any child.
  • The Navigation school SIMAC tells about their maritime education.
  • The Ærø sea rescue company demonstrates their ship's skills in the harbor basin while we wait for the ships.
  • Foodtrucks: Roasted almonds, Go coffee and delicious pancakes


10-16 Art exhibition in The Yellow House at the end of Vestre Havnevej

10-16 Marianne Horsdal and Lis Bo Nielsen exhibit their beautiful paintings, and Karin Søgaard exhibits exciting ceramics in the house

12-21 Come aboard some of the old wooden ships

13-16 Concert with the folk rock band Knud Skægs Musikforsyning at the red fishing houses on Vestre Mole

15.00 Cannon salute

14, 15 and 16 Children's entertainment with Skipper Beard

16, 17 and 18 The Merry Sailors play around the harbour

18.00 Cannon salute

19.30-22 Concert with Tom Donovan at Moletorvet (pier square)

Adelgade

10-15 The shops are open

Monday 23 July

Old Harbour

10.00 Cannon salute

10.00 Start of the regatta Round Funen for well-preserved sailing ships