For Immediate Release

Media Contact:
Foy Curley
Membership Director
281-474-2511, ext. 217

Don't forget to register for this year's Harvest Moon Regatta®

Seabrook, TX: Lakewood Yacht Club will host the 35th Annual Harvest Moon Regatta® Oct. 6-8, 2022.

Important dates to remember:

Entry Deadline - Saturday, Sept. 4th, 11:59 PM

HMR Safety Day - Saturday, Sept. 10th, 8:00 AM

Late Entry Cutoff with late fee - Saturday, Sept. 24th, 9:00 PM

Skippers’ Meeting - Friday, Sept. 30th, 7:00 PM

First Start – Galveston - Thursday, Oct. 6th, 2:00 PM

Finish Deadline - Saturday, Oct. 8th, 1:00 PM

Welcome Sailor Rum Party - Saturday, Oct. 8th, 4:30 PM

BBQ - Saturday, Oct. 8th, 5:00 PM

Awards - Saturday, Oct. 8th, 7:00 PM

Donuts and Coffee - Sunday, Oct. 9th, 7:30 AM

The race entry fee is $325 plus a City Marina Docking/Rafting Fee based on the overall length of your vessel. U.S. Sailing members will get a $10 discount on 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.

HMR is the longest port-port race on the Gulf Coast. It's a fun race for competitive and social sailors and non-sailors. Competitors race from Galveston to Port Aransas overnight under a bright orange moon. Non-sailors rendezvous at the City Marina Pavilion in Port Aransas to enjoy the spectacular Bacardi Welcome Sailors Rum Party, BBQ dinner, and awards celebration on Saturday, Oct. 8th. 

MarineMax will host the HMR Powerboat Party on Friday, Oct. 7 at 5 PM that will include beer, wine and prizes for HMR volunteers and participants. 

Bay Access is the organizing authority. The 2022 race sponsors include Title Sponsor Bacardi Rum, Platinum Sponsor City of Seabrook, Gold Sponsors Faron Daigle Real Estate Broker and Encore Dredging Partners, and Silver Sponsor West Marine. The Annual Sponsors include Blackburn Marine, Kevin Severance Insurance Agency, Little Yacht Sales, MarineMax, Pelican Insurance, Sea Lake Yachts, True North Marine, and Mastry Engine Repair/Yanmar.


For additional information, contact Harvest Moon Regatta® Chair Dwayne Breaux via email at or contact the Principal Race Officer, David Comeaux, at or 832-993-5933

Harvest Moon Regatta is a registered trademark of the 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 and year-round social events. 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.
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