Harbour Festival

Anstruther Muster 2012
Anstruther Harbour Festival
26th – 28th May 2017

Key events at previous Festivals were:

  • Anstruther Muster, organised by Anstruther Sailing Club with its gathering of visiting boats from all over Scotland’s east coast and further afield – boats arrive Friday and Saturday and depart Sunday
  • Classic Boat Rally of historic yachts, motorboats and working boats, with information sheets on each boat displayed at the quayside – Saturday and Sunday
  • Coastal Rowing Regatta with racing between rowing skiffs from all along the Fife coast, organised by St Ayles Rowing Club
  • Scottish Fisheries Museum Open Day
  • “Reaper” 70′ sailing drifter open to the public
  • Anstruther Lifeboat Open Day
  • Pipe band march and country dancing display to open the Festival on Friday evening
  • Ceilidh and on Friday and Saturday evening in the Festival marquee
  • Music and street entertainers on the harbourfront during the day on Saturday
  • Lifeboat Cookout stall with burgers / kippers / bacon rolls
  • Scottish Submariners Association Memorial Service for 1918 Battle of May Island
  • Exhibition by Scottish Fisheries Museum’s Model Boat Club
  • FoodfromFife cookery event in Scottish Fisheries Museum and local produce stalls
  • Other entertainment for local residents, holidaymakers and visiting boat crew alike, including dancing displays, childrens shows and events, food and craft stalls – Saturday
  • “Service of the Sea” inter-denominational ceremony on Sunday, to close the Festival
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