Community Sailing of Fairfield


Community Sailing, operated by its members, under the auspices of Fairfield Parks & Recreation, is based in Southport Harbor. This program makes available to its members 2 fixed keel, family-size Ideal 18’ day sailers, 4 two-person kayaks and 4 one-person kayaks. The annual fees for a household are: $395 (full week), $250 (weekday only), $250 kayak only (full week) with a 10% discount for seniors 62 and over. Membership entitles any family member over the age of 18, who has a Connecticut Safe Boating Certificate and has passed our skills testing, to reserve 2-hour sailing or kayaking slots from May through October.

FREE Preseason Safe Sailing and Kayaking Seminars will be held in the spring of 2023 either via Zoom or in person. The seminars are required for new and returning members. For more information about the seminars, please check our website in the spring. For more information about Community Sailing and membership requirements, please check our website.