Michigan City II

September 12th - 13th

Washington Park Beach

Check and see who has pre-registered HERE

Join us for a lead-up event prior to the Hobie 16 and 20 North Americans! The Hobie Championship event starts Monday, Sept. 14th so this regatta will be buzzing! Any beachcat is welcome. 

Washington Park Beach
100 E Michigan, Michigan City, IN

Michigan City is just south of the Indiana/Michigan border on Lake Michigan, 6 miles west of the MI/IN state line. It can easily be reached via I-94.

From the North/East: Take I94 West toward Michigan City exit 40B (US20). Continue West for 5.5 Miles. Turn left onto US12 (W Michigan Blvd), and then take the first right (Pine Street). Continue West for about 1/4 mile to LakeShore Blvd and turn right. Continue about 200yds and then turn left at the Washington Park Entrance.

From the South/West: Take I94 East toward Michigan City Ext 34B (US421). Continue north on Franklin Road for 3.8 miles, then turn right on 11th street. Go 1 block and then immediately turn left on Pine Street. Follow Pine Street for a bit less than a mile and turn right on Lakeshore Dr. Continue about 200yds and then turn left at the Washington Park Entrance.


RV or tent camping is included in your registation.

  • 4411 Inn & Suites
4411 US Hwy 12
Michigan City, IN 46360

The entire hotel has been reserved for event participants and their family and friends. You can reserve online or by phone at (219) 262-1441.

Room Rates (not including taxes/fees)

Deluxe Single Room (9 available) $129/night
Premium Single Room (11 available) $149/night
Premium Double Room (6 available) $219/night
Premium 3-Bedroom, 2-Bath with Full Kitchen (1 available) $319/night

  • Blue Chip Casino Hotel & Spa 
777 Blue Chip Dr
Michigan City, IN 46360

This hotel is an entertainment/casino business governed by the laws of the State of Indiana. It is against the law for any minor (under the age of 21) to loiter in, or near, any gaming area.

A block of 15 rooms has been reserved. Individuals must make reservations by midnight on August 22, 2020 in order to secure the group rate. You can reserve online, using Reservation ID: GHR0912, or by phone at (888) 879-7711.

Room Rates (Based on single or double occupancy, subject to $9.99 resort fee, and not including taxes. A $100 credit card authorization will be applied to the credit card for the duration of the reservation for incidental room charges.)

Blue Chip Standard Room (8 available) 
Sept. 12: $219/night
Sept. 13-17: $99/night
Sept. 18: $199/night

Spa Blu Standard Room (7 available)
Sept. 12: $239/night
Sept. 13-17: $119/night
Sept. 19: $239/night


Friday Night - You're on your own. Please patronize one of the fine local restaurants.

Saturday Night - TBD

If you've already registered (or don't plan to sail) and at some point the number of people joining us for dinner changes, its no problem.  

12:00-?? Arrival & Setup
8:45 - 9:15 Registration
9:30 Skipper's Meeting
11:00 First Race
18:00-?? Dinner, Campfire afterwards
9:00 Skipper's Meeting
10:30 First Race
13:00 Final Race
15:00 Trophy presentation

CRAM Racing Rules

Please Note:
  • CRAM members receive a $15 discount. However, you must first log in to the website for the system to recognize your membership status.
  • If you are not currently a member, first purchase your membership as a separate transaction from the regatta registration in order to get the discount.
  • Finally, if you're under 18 years of age, you and your parent or legal guardian need to print, sign and date CRAM's Waiver & Release of Liability available here. The signed document must be either hand delivered to Registration at the regatta or scanned and emailed to Registration (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) prior to the event.
Get your CRAM Membership here:
for 1 Year
* Class:

Automatic Discounts:
  $15 Member*
  $10 Pre Registration
     → expires midnight Sept 8th!

Manual Discount:
  $5 Single Handed Boats
2-Day Regatta Fee
Camping is included in registration - we need a count for Tents or RVs
* Camping:


If you have any questions please contact us:

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