For the first time since 1851, British fans can watch a British team compete in an official Americas Cup Event on British waters. The ACWS Portsmouth event is set to deliver a festival of racing rarely seen so close to UK shores. The calendar of events looks like this:
FIRST THURSDAY - 23RD JULY
Race Village Opens + AC Trophy Arrives + Moth and Kite Surfing Displays + Opening Ceremony
FAST FRIDAY - 24TH JULY
Race Preview Day + Red Arrow Displays + Two Practice Races
BIG SATURDAY - 25TH JULY
Race Day + Red Bull Matador Air Display + An evening with Spandau Ballet, Wet Wet Wet & McBusted
SUPER SUNDAY - RACE DAY - 26TH JULY
Two Races, Double Points! + Gala Prize Giving + SpitFire & RNLI Helicopter Display
For more information see the official ACWS site here.
TICKET OFFER for Portsmouth Live on Saturday 25th July: Acts including Spandau Ballet, Wet Wet Wet, McBusted and Carly Rae Jepsen make up a spectacular evening of entertainment and the Portsmouth Live! evening concert ticket now also gives you entry to The Waterfront Festival Arena in the day on Saturday 25th July to watch the America’s Cup Racing. It’s a great package.
Ancasta are working with Portsmouth Live! offering the opportunity to save £10 when purchasing an adult ticket for this unmissable event. Just follow this link to buy tickets.
Tickets are limited so book now to avoid disappointment.