Oyster Roast Regatta (East Coast Fall Series)

Registration is now open for the Thistle Oyster Roast Regatta – October 8 & 9 2022 at Severn Sailing Association in Annapolis MD https://club.severnsailing.org/event/1344 . The NOR and SI are available on the event page.

Registration ($80 / $90 after Oct 3) includes continental breakfasts each day and oysters and other appetizers Saturday evening for three (3) people. Cash bar.

Yes, you saw it right, we are back to shucking oysters this year!

Dinners are not included in registration, but can be purchased for $16 per person. To guarantee dinner, payment must be received online by Monday, October 3.

Clean Regatta:  We have registered as a Clean Regatta with Sailors for the Sea.

  • You can help by bringing and using refillable water bottles and beer & coffee cups, reef-safe sunscreen, non-toxic boat wash (or water-only), and reusable bags for regatta provisioning. Please dispose of waste in the proper receptacle (compost/landfill/recycle).
  • Another way you can help our Clean Regatta effort is to help us reuse and upcycle old sails that you are not using. If you have sails that would be fine to use for day sailing/learning to sail a Thistle please consider bringing them to the Oyster Roast to donate to the Thistles Edward John has so kindly rehabbed to get more folks into a Thistle. If you have sails that are not useful anymore, you can support our Thistle Class/Sea Bags upcycling partnership by donating those sails at this regatta to be made into future trophies and keep the sails out of the landfill.
  • These sails can be any type of white sail in any condition. Thistle sails, or sails from any other kinds of boat no matter how old are welcome.

Crew Clearinghouse:  Please contact Bill Krafft (bkrafft@triconmail.com) if you need crew or know of people available to crew.

Housing: Limited housing is available with members of SSA’s Thistle and other fleets. Please contact Amy Krafft (amyekrafft@gmail.com or 703-684-6864).

United States Boat Shows: Please note that the Powerboat Show coincides with our event this year. The Sailboat Show is October 14-18.

For other questions please contact Cairn Krafft (cairnkrafft@comcast.net; 443-975-0220).

Fleet 34 looks forward to welcoming you to Annapolis!


Oct 08 2022 - Oct 09 2022


All Day

Regatta Levels

- SFTS Clean Regatta -


Severn Sailing Association
311 First Street, Annapolis, MD, USA
Event Types / Locations


Cairn Krafft

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