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Old 03-22-2012
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Re: Block Island race week: worth going?

Big parties, crowded, etc, etc. If you are into that, you should go. You will anchor, probably in 20-30 ft of water. Getting on a mooring or in a slip would be a miracle. No mooring reservations and I assume slips we're booked months ago.

Race week is early in the season, usually about the third week of June. Personally, I avoid it. It then remains crowded out there until Labor Day. You should see the island at some point, if you've never been.
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