Location: Newport, RI
Sustainability is a key theme throughout the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover, taking place May 5-17, 2015. The stopover will feature The Exploration Zone, an experiential learning center to be located at the Sailing Village. The Exploration Zone will include interactive displays and exhibits showcasing marine-based programming, ocean conservation, sailing, sustainability, entertainment, and hands-on activities for all ages. From education to onsite activation, Sail Newport strives to be a model of sustainability.