March weather in Santa Barbara may be particularly windy. Please prepare accordingly with proper sailing gear and plan for the possiblity of heavy winds.
There are several hotels on Cabrillo Blvd.within walking distance of the regatta site. Early reservations are usually necessary. More affordable options are also available in Santa Barbara or Goleta within a 15 minute drive. SBYC recommends that hotel reservations be made as far in advance as possible. Visit: http://www.sbbowl.com/locallinks.htm?pg=37&cart=1181932204995411 for a list of area hotels.
Parking is restricted to certain areas. Below is a map that shows where you can park your trailers, boats, and cars. Please keep the roadways clear as other launch ramp visitors and the harbor patrol may be coming through at several points. Additionally, please only launch using the middle and east most ramp