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America's Cup Parade

America's Cup Parade

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  • Thu 12 Oct ’17, 6:00pm – 7:15pm


Picton Foreshore, London Quay, Picton


All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Free Admission

Marlborough District Council and Port Marlborough together with Picton Smart & Connected, Queen Charlotte Yacht Club, Waikawa Boating Club and Marlborough Sounds Marinas are proud to welcome Emirates Team New Zealand to Picton to celebrate their victory at this year's America's Cup.

Come along and join in the celebrations - enjoy a street parade, followed by an official welcome and speeches, live music and a whole host of other festivities.

Everybody is welcome! The more the merrier.

Celebration Schedule:
4:00pm: Sausage sizzle on London Quay - bring a picnic blanket, grab a bite to eat and enjoy the view before the real fun begins. Sign the sail if you haven't already had chance.
5:30pm: A flotilla will escort the Interislander Ferry with the ETNZ on board into the bay
6:00pm: Street parade will start at Picton Police Station and make its way down High Street to London Quay for the Official Welcome
6:35pm: Official welcome with speeches, performances from Kapa Haka group, announcement of the winners of the children's competition, presentation of signed sails to ETNZ team and more.
7:20pm: Formalities end
7:30pm: ETNZ team depart for their evening private function. Live music and celebrations continue on the Foreshore
8:30pm: Public event finishes

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