For Immediate Release
Registration Deadline Approaching for J/Fest Southwest Regatta
Don't miss the Oct. 10th registration deadline.
Lakewood Yacht Club will host the 2018 J/Fest Southwest Regatta Oct. 12-14.

Visit the regatta website at to register, find accommodations in Seabrook or to view the Notice of Race.

Plan to be in Seabrook by Friday the 12th for the Skippers' Meeting , which is immediately preceded at 4pm by the J/Boat Legends racing event on Clear Lake. Watch famous past winners of the J/22 and J/24 classes Bill Draheim, Farley Fontenot, Jay Lutz, Mark Foster and Terry Flynn race under our watchful eyes via live stream with live commentary from the J/Fest Southwest website or in person from Barge 295. 

The J/Fest Southwest regatta entry fee is $95 for all classes except for the J/Distance class, which will be $75. A $5 discount is available to U.S. Sailing members. Registration includes entry into the skippers' and two tickets to the Sat. evening party, which consists of a Frogmore Stew Cajun shrimp boil, pool party and live entertainment by the LC Roots Band. 

Friends and family can watch the on-the-water action from the 68' spectator boat. A $20 fee will get you lunch and a beverage. Click here to reserve your spot .

Seabrook and its surrounding areas have many local attractions to keep non-racers occupied while the racers are on the water. Visit for information.

Questions regarding the regatta should be directed to Lakewood Yacht Club at 281-474-2511 or J/Fest Southwest Regatta Race Chair J.D. Hill at .
Photo of last year's spectator boat courtesy of LYC member Eric Moorehead.
About Lakewood Yacht Club
Lakewood Yacht Club is a private, member-owned club with great amenities to enjoy with friends and family. Located on 38 beautifully landscaped acres in the NE corner of Clear Lake, the Club provides its members an exceptional environment for socializing, boating and enjoying other water activities.