Copa del Rey throws annual Fiesta de Armadores

Glitzy social highlight of the summer season celebrated at Palma's Real Club Náutico

The Copa del Rey hosted its exclusive Fiesta de Armadores on August 2nd at the Real Club Náutico de Palma, once again proving itself as one of the social highlights of the summer season on Mallorca. Sponsored by MAPFRE, the Copa del Rey is also one of the most prestigious of the international yachting calendar, and features the highest level of competition sailing in the Med.

Almost 800 people attended the glamorous party, comprising boatowners, industry professionals and personalities from the world of sports and entertainment. Among the VIP guests were weightlifting champion, Lydia Valentín, actress Esmeralda Moya and singer-songwriter Zahara. As is tradition, guests dressed all in white. With Balearic cuisine, champagne flowing and non-stop entertainment it was certainly a night to remember.

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Real Club Nautico

Plaza de San Pedro 1, Palma de Mallorca

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