Public Holidays & Special Events 2017


New Year’s Day Sunday, January 1st, 2017

The Bermuda Triple Challenge – March 17th – 19th, 2017 Bermuda Triple Challenge Website

Good Friday Friday, April 3rd, 2017

2017 Digicel Bermuda International Dinghy Race Weekend April 9th – 11th, 2017

Caitlin End to End Walk Sunday May 2nd, 2017

Antigua to Bermuda Race Start May 12th, 2017

Bermuda Fitted Dinghy Racing Wednesday May 24th, 2017 – St. Georges??

Appley Bermuda Half Marathon Wednesday May 24th, 2017 – Starting in St. George’s

Bermuda Day Wednesday, May 24th, 2017 (Originally Victoria Day, Empire Day, Commonwealth Day and Heritage Day.)

Tall Ships Bermuda 26th May – 31st May 2017 St. Georges

Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Qualifiers Round Robin 1 26th – 29th May 2017

Bermuda Fitted Dinghy Racing Sunday May 29th, 2017 – Granaway Deep (tbc)

Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Qualifiers Round Robin 2 30th & 31st May and 2nd & 3rd June 2017

Tall Ships Bermuda 1st – 5th June 2017 Hamilton

Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Challenger Playoffs 7th June – 12th June 2017

Marion to Bermuda Cruising Race 9th June 2017 (start date)

Red Bull Youth America’s Cup Qualifiers 13th and 14th June 2017

Super Yacht Regatta 12th – 15th June 2017

J Class Regatta 16, 19 & 20th June, 2017

National Heroes Day Monday June 19th 2017 (Originally the Queen’s Birthday celebration)

Bermuda Fitted Dinghy Racing Monday June 19th, 2017 – Mangrove Bay (tbc)

Comet Race Monday June 19th 2017

Red Bull Youth America’s Cup Finals 21st and 22nd June 2017

America’s Cup Match presented by Louis Vuitton 24th – 27th June, 2017

Full Moon Thursday 2nd July, 2017

Glow Worms Saturday 4th July, 2017 Sunset 8:31 PM Glow Worms 9:27 PM

Argo Gold Cup October 6th – 11th, 2017









Bermuda Fitted Dinghy Racing Sunday July 3rd, 2016 – Granaway Deep

Bermuda Bill Fish Blast July 3rd – 7th, 2016

Bermuda Release Cup July 9th – 11th, 2016

Bermuda Big Game Classic July 13th – 17th, 2016

Bermuda Fitted Dinghy Racing Sunday July 17th, 2016 – Granaway Deep

Full Moon Tuesday 19th July, 2016

Glow Worms Friday 22nd July, 2016 Sunset 8:23 PM Glow Worms 9:19 PM

Sea Horse Anglers Club Bill Fish Tournament July 20th – 24th, 2016

Americas Cup Portsmouth GBR 23-24th July 2016

Bermuda Fitted Dinghy Racing Sunday July 24th, 2016 – Mangrove Bay

Emancipation Day Thursday, July 28th, 2016 (first day of Cup Match)

Somers Day Friday, July 29th, 2016 (second day of Cup Match)

Bermuda Fitted Dinghy Racing Sunday August 14th, 2016 – Granaway Deep

Bermuda Fitted Dinghy Racing Sunday August 28th, 2016 – Granaway Deep

Full Moon Thursday 18th August, 2016

Glow Worms Sunday 21st August, 2016 Sunset 7:43 PM Glow Worms 8:39 PM

Labour Day Monday, September 5th, 2016

America’s Cup Toulon FRA 10-11th September 2016

Full Moon Friday 16th September, 2016

Glow Worms Monday 19th September, 2016 Sunset 7:18 PM Glow Worms 8:14 PM

Bermuda Open Championship – October 10th – 13th, 2016 Bermuda Open Website

Halloween Saturday, October 31st, 2016 – The Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard Zombie Walk starts 11:00 a.m. from Grey’s Bridge, Mangrove Hallows in the Village from 12 noon to 4 p.m.

Remembrance Day Wednesday, November 11th, 2016

America’s Cup Fukouka JPN 18-20th November 2016

MS Amiln International Moth Regatta December 3rd – 9th, 2016

Christmas Day Sunday, December 25th, 2016

Boxing Day Monday, December 26th, 2016 (Public Holiday Monday, December 28th, 2015)