What People Are Saying

"While a handful of our guests were sailors, a majority were not. Nevertheless, everyone had a terrific time and raved about how much fun they had. The crew was extremely professional and made everyone feel safe and comfortable."

Ben Kinney, Bride Groom

Family Events

Newport, RI is a wonderful location to host a memorable event.   It's a beautiful natural setting and lively historic town. Picturesque Narragansett Bay, with its smooth waters, is a perfect backdrop for friends and family to enjoy time together on a private yacht charter. Our America's Cup 12 Meters are perfect for:

  • Birthday Celebrations
  • Anniversaries
  • Weddings - Bachelor or Bachelorette parties, pre or post wedding activities
  • Family Reunions

Big birthday coming up?  How about celebrating by taking the helm of a classic America's Cup yacht.  Planning a wedding?  How about a fun race between the bride and groom's families.  Let us customize your charter, it can be as relaxed or as competitive as you would like.  Let us plan your next special occasion.  America's Cup Charters has been in business over 27 years; we pride ourselves in customizing events that will surpass your expectations. 

Chartering our historic America's Cup 12's will truly enrich your Newport visit. The beauty of sailing aboard a graceful 12 Meter while enjoying the sights of Newport's spectacular coastline creates a memory that will last for years.  The 12's are an integral part of Newport's history with a famed international reputation – come be a part of it! 

If the America's Cup yachts do not fit your needs, we offer other classic sail and power yachts for charter.  Please email us for more information about our private charters or fill out our information request form .