Hear ye sailing community, sailors and non-sailors worldwide are welcome to join the global sailing celebration on the 13th annual international holiday for sailors come 22nd of June 2013.
Summer Sailstice is an international event that was launched in 2001 with John Arndt as its founder aiming to connect the global sailing community in a fun, creative, multifaceted, multi-location sailing holiday. It is a global sailing holiday celebrated on the weekend closest to the summer solstice. Every year, Summer Sailstice connects more than 19,000 sailors all over the world—cruisers, racers and recreational—to celebrate and showcase life under sail. The celebration has continued to grow in popularity and has expanded to include participants from Asia, across the Americas and Europe.