“Bridgeport Harbor Marina is proud to be the location for the first ever The Klein Cup Regatta. The event will be held in benefit of The Klein Memorial Auditorium Foundation and take place across two days at the beginning of October” state Robert Christoph Jr.

The Inaugural Klein Cup Regatta will take place at Steelpointe Harbor in Bridgeport, CT on Friday, September 30, Saturday, October 1 and Sunday, October 2. The competing yachts are all former entrants in the Louis Vuitton Cup or the America’s Cup.

The public is invited to enjoy racing each day from sightseeing boats, as well as pre- and post-racing family activities on the dock. After each day’s races, attendees can join the teams for parties on the dock with food and music. On Sunday, there will be the prize giving with the Klein Cup awarded and a charity auction. The regatta and the auction will benefit The Klein Memorial Auditorium Foundation, which preserves and runs the famous Klein Auditorium on Fairfield Avenue in Bridgeport. The Klein Cup Regatta is presented by The Klein in cooperation with the 12-Metre Yacht Development Foundation.