Hampton Cup Regatta

Speed into aquatic action as the 89th Annual Hampton Cup Regatta , the oldest continuously running hydroplane boat race in the country, returns to Mill Creek in Hampton, Virginia. Join over 30,000 spectators for a weekend of on-the-water thrills, chills, and racing excitement.Enjoy a children's area, food vendors, Bay Education, and environmental exhibits.

The fun kicks off on Friday night with the Bash at the Bridge. The event, free and open to the public, will feature live musical entertainment as well as food and beverages for purchase. On Saturday and Sunday, racing starts at 12pm and ends at 5pm. Other weekend festivities include food and beverage vendors, souvenir programs, children's area, and racing-enthusiast clothing and collectibles. Lawn chairs are highly encouraged as bleacher seating is extremely limited. Attendees are also encouraged to bring pop-up tents or umbrellas for shade; however coolers, pets, bikes, and skateboards are not permitted.


Event Dates/Times

 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM