On Monday 14 August the historic Liverpool marina will be taken over by the Clipper 2017-18 Race with daily live entertainment and free open boat tours.
In addition Clipper Race crew, their supporters and the general public are welcome to attend daily information talks and Q&A sessions with fellow crew.
The week of festivities culminates on Sunday 20 August with a spectacular parade of sail along the River Mersey at 1100. Then at 1230, the Clipper 2017-18 Race start gun will mark the beginning of the circumnavigation which, subject to change pending approval, will start with a short course on the River Mersey, a chance for spectators to get up and very close to the action.
St Albert Dock, Liverpool, L3 4AA