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2021 is the 15th anniversary of the sale of our first MiniCat, so we are going to celebrate in style. We have decided to hold the ‘MiniCat 15th Anniversary Fun Festival’, a week-long event at Camping Gardenia, Domaso, Lake Como.

The dates are looking like 25th – 30th June 2021 but we can only confirm this when the situation regarding travelling is clearer. But please hold these dates free and let’s all hope we can go ahead.

This event will be for almost a week and we intend to put on a true MiniCat Fun Festival with lots of races and fun competitions for all MiniCat enthusiasts from all over the world.

We getting excited and are already active with our plans for this MiniCat Fun Festival and below you can see some of the ideas we are working on.

  • MiniCat Fun Race
  • MiniCat Kids Race
  • Treasure Hunt – across the lake by MiniCat
  • MiniCat (no mast/sails but with motor) race
  • MiniCat (no mast/sails, just paddles) race
  • Swimming race
  • Paddleboard race
  • Quickest MiniCat assembly competition
  • Raffle/Tombola (in aid of Laura Dekker World Sailing Foundation)
    • Drinking competitions!!
    • MiniCat BBQ – a BBQ evening in the campsite
    • Demonstrations of all MiniCat accessories
    • All models of MiniCat available for demo sailing
    • Presentations
    • Movie evenings
    • Lots and lots of sailing!

Camp Gardenia which worked for us so well the previous years is happy to welcome us back and so here we go Domaso, Italy.

The address is:
Camping Gardenia
Via Case Sparse 164
22013 Domaso (CO)

Tel/Fax+39 0344-96262
Contact person : Consuelo Ravelli

Please download the price list of accommodation here.

Make sure you book your space or room in time as the interest is huge and they will run out of space at some point.

To register, please download the form here, fill in and send back to us.

We will be updating you with the final dates and our plans as they progress, we have lots of time and our aim is to have as many of you as possible join us with at least 100 MiniCats together on Lake Como.

Our aim is to create a real festival atmosphere – a MiniCat Festival atmosphere!
Any further suggestions are most welcome. We are looking forward to seeing you all there!!!

MiniCat Team

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