St. Maarten Heineken Regatta

Get ready to experience the ultimate Caribbean sailing event – the St. Maarten Heineken Regatta! Every year, this exciting regatta attracts sailors and spectators from all over the world, who come together to celebrate their love for sailing, music, and culture. With a wide range of competitive races, exciting events, and lively parties, the Heineken Regatta offers something for everyone. Whether you’re a seasoned sailor or a first-time spectator, you’ll be swept up in the excitement of this thrilling Caribbean event.

Over 40 years strong and it just keeps getting better. Four days of world-class racing with some of the world’s most seasoned sailors, from more than 35 countries, sailing Maxis, Monohulls and Performance Multihulls to holiday-makers on chartered Bareboats and live-aboard families cruising the Caribbean. Crystal clear waters and cooling northeast trade winds give the pristine conditions for spectacular racing just off the coast of St. Maarten. And with Heineken as title sponsor, it’s not just about the sailing – the Heineken Regatta also features a fantastic lineup of world-class musicians, offering an incredible soundtrack to your experience. From beachside concerts to exclusive VIP events, the party never stops during this exciting weeklong festival.

So what are you waiting for? Join the folks in St. Maarten for the Heineken Regatta and experience the thrill of sailing, the excitement of live music, and the warmth and hospitality of the Caribbean. It’s an experience you’ll never forget!

The St. Maarten Heineken Regatta promises high-end sailing and the best-in-class hospitality experience. Organisers continue to work hard at maintaining the classification of a “clean” regatta by Sailors for the Sea. Follow developments for the 2025

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St. Maarten Accommodation

    Event Detail

    March 29, 2025
    March 9, 2025
    St. Maarten
    St. Maarten


    Sint Maarten Yacht Club Regatta Foundation