NEWPORT, RI – Hosted and organized by Newport Shipyard and Bannister's Wharf, and named for the Candy Store, a.k.a. Newport's popular and esteemed Clarke Cooke House, the 2017 edition began Thursday, July 27th and ran through Saturday the 29th. Enjoy these beaut photos from Day 2 (Friday), courtesy of super snapper Michele Almeida. More on promise from the breezy conclusion on Saturday. See Michele's opening Day 1 photos on SAILING ILLUSTRATED here. Candy Store Cup website here.
Photos: Michele Almeida / MISTE Photography.