Thousands are expected in the Cornish town of Fowey later as the Red Arrows, perform at the regatta.
Bad weather meant the Arrows had to cancel their planned appearance at fireworks championships in Plymouth last night - but all being well they will be soaring across West Country skies today.
Fowey's week-long event is one of the most popular in the sailing calendar. Local Troy yachts will be racing - only 28 of which have ever been built.
More top news
The West Caucasian tur jumped a fence and fled into woods behind Paignton Zoo on Monday.
Spencer Ashworth was fatally wounded by Avon and Somerset Police firearms officers on the A369 Portbury Hundred on September 27 last year.
Eddie Stewart's mum and dad jumped at the chance to buy him a faster vehicle but after handing over the cash the race company vanished.