You will have the opportunity to sail on one of the beautiful tall ships or be on an unforgettable deck party during this four day festival of culture and entertainment across the city, the marina and the sea. The festival is the start of the regatta to Esbjerg in Denmark, to Stavanger in Norway and will finish in Harlingen in the Netherlands. This race will take over three weeks in total. Before the race starts approximately 40 old, big and beautiful ships will gather in Sunderland for cruises, deck parties, unique images, a parade and spectacular fireworks. This is an opportunity you don’t want to miss. Tickets will be available starting 12 May on this website.