For Immediate Release

Media Contact:
Foy Curley
Membership Director
281-474-2511, ext. 217
Bay Access Sailing Foundation Opens Registration for the 2021 Harvest Moon Regatta
Don't miss this exciting offshore regatta from Galveston to Port Aransas!
Seabrook, TX: Lakewood Yacht Club will host the 34th Harvest Moon Regatta® Oct.21-23, 2021.

This highly anticipated annual regatta is fun for sailors and non-sailors. From highly competitive racers to those who want to join others for an overnight cruise down the Gulf Coast under a bright orange moon, HMR is a great time for all. Non-sailors rendezvous at the Port A City Marina Pavilion via RVs, cars, and motorcycles to enjoy the spectacular Bacardi Welcome Sailors Rum Party, BBQ dinner, and awards celebration scheduled for Saturday evening of Oct. 23. 

The race entry fee is $300 plus a City Marina Docking/Rafting Fee based on the overall length of your vessel. U.S. Sailing members will get a $10 discount off the race entry fee. Visit the HMR website at to view the Notice of Race, Register or learn more. Early registrants will receive two complimentary HMR t-shirts, a $50 value.

Important dates to remember
  • Early Registration Deadline 11:59 PM, Saturday, August 14
  • Registration Deadline 11:59 PM, Saturday, September 18
  • NO LATE ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED after Saturday, October 9,
  • HMR Safety Day Seminar 8:00 AM, Saturday, September 25
  • Skippers’ Meeting 7:00 PM, Friday, October 15
  • Race Start 2:00 PM, Thursday, October 21

Bay Access is the organizing authority. The 2021 race sponsors include Title Sponsor Bacardi Rum, City of Seabrook. The Gold Sponsors are Encore Dredging Partners, Faron Daigle Real Estate Broker, Kevin E. Severance Insurance. Annual sponsors are Blackburn Marine, Little Yacht Sales, Pelican Insurance, Sea Lake Yachts, Texas Coast Yachts, True North Marine, and Upstream Brokers.

For additional information, contact Harvest Moon Regatta® Chair Garrow Wessendorff via email to or contact the Principal Race Officer, David Comeaux, at or 832-993-5933.
Harvest Moon Regatta is a registered trademark of Lakewood Yacht Club.
Photo from a previous HMR start.
About Lakewood Yacht Club
Lakewood Yacht Club is the only yacht club on Clear Lake and has one of the best marinas in the Greater Houston and Galveston communities. LYC is a private, member-owned club with great amenities. Located on 38 beautifully landscaped acres in the NE corner of Clear Lake, LYC provides its members with an exceptional environment for social, boating and other water activities.