Examples from the Web for regatta
It was a regatta without spectators, but as full of excitement as if the shores had been fringed with a cheering crowd.Sevenoaks|J. G. Holland
He had gone through three commemoration balls at Oxford about ten days before the regatta.Boating|W. B. Woodgate
Thus when the regatta day came there was a vast concourse of people to witness the contest.Cornish Characters|S. Baring-Gould
In the year 1891 the regatta was first conducted in a business-like manner.Yachting Vol. 2|Various.
Regatta is a stout, coloured shirt cloth similar in make to a jeanette.