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Tall Ships Regatta, Liverpool UK


The international fleet of Tall Ships makes a triumphant return to the Mersey over the late May Bank Holiday weekend.
The Three Festivals Tall Ships Regatta, organised in partnership with Sail Training International, will link Liverpool, Dublin and Bordeaux through four days of maritime magic from Friday 25 – Monday 28 May 2018.

You can find full details of the packed programme on

The Bordeaux Wine Festival will take place in Liverpool on the final May bank holiday weekend and will coincide with the spectacular Three Festivals Tall Ships Regatta. Tickets are now on sale, starting from £20, and are available from

The Tall Ships, berthed on the Cruise Liner Terminal and in the Canning and the Albert Docks, will be open for visits from 12pm on Friday 25 May.

Spectacular artistic commissions will be showcased along with theatre, performance and music animating three city areas to reflect the three race ports – The Pier Head (Bordeaux), the Albert Dock (Ireland) and Liverpool City Centre (Liverpool). To celebrate Liverpool 2018, we have programmed a sensational three days and nights of live jazz, big band and Motown on the Pier Head.

Earlier Event: May 26
Prachtwerk, Berlin DE
Later Event: June 7
The Prince Albert, Stroud UK