Friday, June 3:
- > 9:30 p.m.: parade of the 2020-2021 Vendée Globe skippers
- > 11 p.m.: pyromusical show
Port Olona is preparing to reconnect with Vendée Globe fans and visitors while the skippers are getting a chance to reconnect with the visiting public!
The race village of the Vendée Arctique – Les Sables d’Olonne will open its doors for nine days, from June 4 to 12. The day before, the skippers of the Vendée Globe 2020-2021 will be honoured during a big parade through the streets of Les Sables d'Olonne during an evening which will end with a pyro musical show.
From June 15, and until June 26, the race village will be the anchor point for the public and the place to welcome skippers as they finish.
Here is, in detail, what this village, which is free to enter, will offer its visitors:
> Big concert in the village
> The Vendée Arctic - Les Sables d'Olonne will organize its music festival with the program: No Pigeons After Ten, followed by the Idle Fingers.
> Many race partners and skippers will hold entertainment stands until the Start.
> Two activities will be added to the program, from June 15 to 22: radio-controlled IMOCA model races, as well as waterball races!
The village bar will be open every day until 01:00hrs!