Founded in 1895, the Little Traverse Bay Yacht Club, is one of Michigan’s oldest yacht clubs.
They also host of the USA’s oldest regattas, Ugotta Regatta, and help bring sailboats from all over the country to Michigan’s beautiful waters.
Only 88 boats maximum are allowed in the regatta. Many of the boats are 22ft-80ft long.
Boats launch from Harbor Springs Municipal Docks (250 East Bay St, Harbor Springs).
Top 4 Spectator Spots:
- cocktails on the outdoor patio of Dudley’s Deck @ the Stafford’s Pier Restaurant (102 E. Bay St, Harbor Springs)
- Petoskey State Park (2475 M-119 Hwy, Petoskey)
- Zoll Street Beach (100 Zoll Street, Harbor Springs)
- Sunset Park (101 E. Lake St, Petoskey)
What: annual Little Traverse Bay Yacht Club’s Ugotta Regatta
When: July 28-30, 2023
Where: Boats launch from Harbor Springs Municipal Docks (250 East Bay St, Harbor Springs)