Beer Regatta 2022 Programme

This is the outline of the 2022 programme. For specific details and timings please buy the Regatta Programme on sale from the village shops. It only costs £1.50 and the proceeds are used to put on future Regattas and to help local Beer groups.

Beer Regatta 2022

Saturday 13th - Friday 19th August

Regatta Day On:

Thursday 18th August

2022 Beer Regatta Programme

Throughout the week……….

Spot the Scarecrows in fancy dress around the village – how many can you find?

Treasure Hunt – pick up your form from the Beer Village Stores from 9am on Saturday 13th August. Take your completed entry back to 9.00am on Thursday. Answers will be available from the Beer Village Stores on Friday after marking has taken place

Window Spotting kindly organised by Nikki Oswald – pick up your form from Bay View from 10am on Saturday 13th August

Grand Draw Raffle tickets will be on sale all week – please support Regatta by buying them – there’s some great prizes to be won!


Coffee morning in the Mariners’ Hall from 10.00am to 12 noon. In aid of the Ukraine crisis

Small Boat Angling Competition will return to the beach around lunchtime with their catch. Fish Talk by Stewart Leach MBE in Charlie’s Yard

Dinghy Regatta – launch from the beach

Canoe Fun – fun on the beach 

Presentation of cups to be held at Beer Sailing Club

The Beach Boys Tribute Show at the Mariners’ Hall. Tickets from Beer Village Stores


Sunday Fun Day with Robbie’s Regatta Races at Beer Albion Football Club – doors open at 1pm and children’s races start at 2pm. Buses will run from the Beer Village Stores to the ground and parking is also available. Entry by cash donation. BBQ and refreshments available

The Big Regatta Quiz – will take place in the Mariners’ Hall


Sausage Sizzle with the Beer Scouts at the top of Sea Hill 

Junior Disco at the Mariners’ Hall 

Regatta Talk with Mark Hannaford – Congregational Church 


Children’s entertainer Rob Pudner in the Mariners’ Hall. Entry £2.00 per child

Sausage Sizzle with Puffins at the top of Sea Hill 

The famous Beer Regatta Barrel Rolling will take place in Fore Street!


Pavement Art Competition at Charlie’s Yard. £2 entry with proceeds to Beer PTFA

Sausage Sizzle with the Beer Scouts at the top of Sea Hill 

Beer Coastguard Display on the cliff (call out dependent)

Regatta Bingo returns and will be held in the Mariners’ Hall. Cash entry only!

Regatta Prosecco Cream Tea at Beer Sailing Club  

Spoofing returns and will be held at Beer Sailing Club 


Regatta Opening Ceremony with David ‘Bilko’ and Lorna Mutter in Charlie’s Yard

Lugger and Working Boats Racing launch from the beach

Fossil Fun – meet at Charlie’s Yard

Decorated Beach Huts and Beach Cafes 

Decorated Rafts – procession down Sea Hill

Children’s Fancy Dress assemble at the Mariners’ Hall

Presentation of Cups

Regatta Fireworks – 9.45pm from the beach. Please note that the beach must be cleared by 9.30pm before the fireworks start – you can return to the beach when the display is over. Viewing points are from the Jubilee, top of Sea Hill and Common Lane


Pebble Painting in Charlie’s Yard. Please bring your own pebble. £1 to take part with proceeds going to Beer Puffins

Children’s Scavenger Hunt – meet at Charlie’s Yard

Beer Film Night in the Mariners’ Hall



2022 - Regatta week starts on Saturday 13th August 2022

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