Viaporin Tuoppi Regatta
The biggest wooden boat event in Europe, Viaporin Tuoppi Regatta, will be organised in the waters around Suomenlinna on 12th of August.
The race is not only for the Finns; wooden sailboats and crews from different countries around the Baltic Sea will participate in the event. The regatta is the biggest sailing competition for wooden sailing boats in Europe. All Finnish wooden sailing boat types will be represented in the race, as well as other sailing boat beauties from the Baltic Sea area. There are more than twenty classes in the race. Guests without boats are warmly welcome.
After the race, good food and live music at the event tent is a must. In addition, other services of Suomenlinna fortress island will be available.
Everyone interested in wooden sailboats and meeting wooden boat sailors is welcome to the Suomenlinna Yacht Club (SuPS) marina at Varvilahti shore. The restaurant tent will serve local food and drinks starting from 2 p.m. Entry to the evening party is free of charge.