Good Morning, it's Thursday, May 14th and here's what's happening at the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover Race Village today...
The boats head back out on the water today for Practice Race Day from 1 p.m. - 2 p.m., watch these magnificent racing machines navigate the race course in preparathing for tough in-shore competition.
The first Pro-Am Race takes place today from 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. today. Watch the boats race within yards of the shoreline at Fort Adams State Park. Enjoy live narration of the on-the-water action.
For those looking for a prime, private and exclusive front-row seat to the action, the Ocean Race Club is for you! Tickets available for purchase at the Ocean Race Club tent on the North Lawn of Fort Adams State Park!
Magenta Music Night, takes place tonight from 6 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. and features Sarah Potenza and Emma Joy Galvin (both of Rhode Island) and Anita Antoinette (of Boston). Potenza and Antoinette were finalists from NBC’s “The Voice.” Tickets are Buy One Get One, courtesy of SCA, and are available through Newport Waterfront Events and Ticketmaster.
Admission to the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover Race Village is free. Parking today is $20 and Volvos park for free May 14 - 17, courtesy of Viti Volvo. For other transportation options and information visit the "Transportation" tab on www.volvooceanracenewport.com.
Schedule Of Events:
Race Village open – 10 a.m.- 8 p.m.
Exploration Zone open – 10 a.m.- 8 p.m.
Try Sailing – 10 a.m.- 3 p.m.
Kung Fu Show - 12 p.m.
Practice Race Day - 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Pro-Am Race 1 - 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Another Day At Office - 4 p.m. - 4:40 p.m.
A Chat With.... - 5 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Another Day At Office - 5 p.m. - 5:40 p.m.
Another Day At Office - 6-6:40 p.m.
Kung Fu Show - 6 p.m.
Magenta Music Night - 6 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.