CYA Fleet Events List

Below are some of the upcoming CYA events planned. You can filter the list to a particular fleet using the box below. Click on the title of any event for more information.

If you have any information about an event not listed, or any corrections needed, please forward to webmaster@classicyacht.org for inclusion here.

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  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Sat, 03/23/2019 to Sun, 03/24/2019

    Wagner Center Grand OpeningThe Center for Wooden Boats is planning a Grand Opening celebration of the new Dick Wagner Center on Saturday and Sunday, March 23-24, with lots of activities planned. They have asked the CYA to bring some boats and have Open Boat on the North and West Walls and we have agreed to put the word out to our members.

    Contact: Commodore Laura Shifflette - pnwcommodore@classicyacht.org - -
  • Southern California - Event Dates: Sat, 04/06/2019 to Sun, 04/07/2019

    hhycOpening Day. Huntington Harbour Yacht Club.

    Opening Day is to be held at the Huntington Harbour Yacht Club like last year.  Nice Sunday brunch and fun day activities.  Boats may arrive Saturday April 6. Contact Dianna Ettel for details.

    Contact: Dianna Ettel - wdettel@gmail.com - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 04/12/2019 to Sun, 04/14/2019

    TYC Daffodil WeekendThis is a great event put on by the Tacoma Yacht Club.  CYA Members are welcome, but must pre-register.  Please contact Bill Faulk and Nancy Williams to confirm your attendance.

    Contact: Bill Foulk & Nancy Williams - wcfoulk@yahoo.com - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 04/26/2019

    LUDD logo
    When:
    6 p.m. Friday April 26, 2019
    Where: CYA Members meet at Diane Landers "Big Blue" boathouse.
    At: Lake Union Drydock (Middle Gate), 1325 Fairview Ave E., Seattle 98102

    More details to come . . .

    Contact: Diane Lander - dianelander@outlook.com - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Sat, 04/27/2019

    Our new Commodore for 2019 is Laura Shifflette, and she has selected Saturday April 27 to be our CYA Opening Day.  It is the week before the big Seattle Opening Day, so will be a great opportunity to dust off the cobwebs and get the boat out of the shed!  Details of when and where to meet will be forthcoming, so stay tuned . . .

    Contact: Laura Shifflette - pnwcommodore@classicyacht.org - -
  • Northern California - Event Dates: Sun, 04/28/2019

    SF WaterfrontThe 102nd Opening Day on the Bay!

    This is a tradition for our fleet, as our classics lead the parade along the San Francisco waterfront.  Later our participants and guests cruise to a common spot for a pot-luck dinner.

    Contact: - Nccommodore@classicyacht.org - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 05/03/2019 to Sun, 05/05/2019

    Boating through the decades
    Opening Day of Boating Season

    Theme: "Boating Through the Decades"

    Contact: Diane Lander - dianelander@outlook.com - -
  • Southern California - Event Dates: Sat, 05/04/2019 to Sun, 05/05/2019
    • San Pedro Downtown HarborDowntown San Pedro Rendezvous.
    • Next to Maritime Museum Basin
    • Dock Practice and Ladies Training, by Wayne & Dianna Ettel
    Contact: Rick Olson - rickofoto@gmail.com - -
  • Northern California - Event Dates: Fri, 05/10/2019 to Sun, 05/12/2019

    Grindstone Joe’sGrindstone Joe’s is a pleasant historic island oasis in the Delta near the Tower Park Marina just off of Highway 12 near I-5. It’s easy to get to by classic yacht or car.

    Contact: Scott Andrews - nccommodore@classicyacht.org - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 05/10/2019 to Sun, 05/12/2019

    Olympia Wooden Boat FestivalSince 1980. On display will be wooden boats of all sizes and types, new and old, power and sail, row boats, dinghies, kayaks and canoes. While visiting the fair browse the arts and crafts booths featuring beautiful artwork and pottery, wooden décor, jewelry, clothing, stain glass, leather products, hammocks, sky chairs and many more nautical-related items.

    Contact: Ed & Suzie Docherty - ednsuzie@comcast.net - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 05/17/2019 to Sun, 05/19/2019

    Tides Tavern The Tides has great docks, and they have invited our Classics to take them over for this rollickingly fun rendezvous in glorious Gig Harbor!

    Friday arrivals are welcome, but you must sign up with Randy Mueller (Starlight Express) at 253-858-2120 or 253-514-3906 (cell), or email him using the link below.

    Contact: Randy Mueller - matt42mtq@comcast.net - -
  • Canadian, Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 05/17/2019 to Sun, 05/19/2019

    Annual Wooden Boat Festival, at Maple Bay Marina, Vancouver Island, BC.

    Contact: - cacommodore@classicyacht.org - -
  • Canadian - Event Dates: Sat, 05/25/2019

    The annual Ladysmith Maritime Festival celebrates the rich history of the Ladysmith harbour and local marine heritage. The Maritime Heritage Day is for mariners and wooden boat enthusiasts featuring marine heritage vessels dockside and on land, talks & shows given by key heritage boat writers, tours of the new marine heritage and cultural centre & our waterfront museum, harbour tours, marine swaps, food and music.

    Contact: Mike O'Brien - pmjob@shaw.ca - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 05/31/2019 to Sun, 06/02/2019

    Edmonds Waterfront Festival14th Annual CLASSIC YACHT DISPLAY sponsored by Pacific Northwest Classic Yacht Association will be in the water all weekend long. Bring your sea legs and stroll the docks marveling in the beauty of yachts built as early as 1928 and up to 73’ long. The craftsmanship is unsurpassed and you have to see the beauty of these boats to believe it.

    Contact: Roger & Janice Palmer - janice.johnsonpalmer@gmail.com - -
  • Northern California - Event Dates: Fri, 06/07/2019 to Sun, 06/09/2019

    SFYC burgeeBelvedere, CA

    Contact: David Cobb - david@cobbwines.com - -
  • Southern California - Event Dates: Fri, 06/07/2019 to Sun, 06/09/2019
    • Newport Beach Wooden Boat FestivalArrive Friday, Depart Sunday
    • Newport Beach Wooden Boat Festival on Saturday
    Contact: Rick Olson - rickofoto@gmail.com - -
  • Canadian - Event Dates: Sat, 06/08/2019

    A fun filled, family event for kids young and old, featuring antique cars and boats. Sponsored by the Burrard Yacht Club, Vancouver, BC.

    Contact: Michael Topliss, 604-765-7543 - - -
  • Canadian - Event Dates: Sun, 06/09/2019 to Sat, 06/15/2019

    A trip to beautiful BC's Princess Louisa Inlet following the Burrard Yacht Club Classic Car and Boat show. 

    Contact: Gord Wintrup - cacommodore@classicyacht.org - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 06/14/2019 to Sun, 06/16/2019

    Bell Harbor LogoWe are thrilled to announce that this year's Marquee Class will be Lake Union Drydock built boats, coinciding with their 100-year anniversary!

    This event represents the largest gathering of classic motor yachts in the world!  Admission to all show sites is complimentary.

    Contact: Diane Lander - dianelander@outlook.com - -
  • Southern California - Event Dates: Sat, 06/29/2019

    Sea BoarderLaunch to Lunch - Huntington Harbour to Shoreline Village (Long Beach)

    Contact: Jim Kroeger - jimkroeger@sbcglobal.net - -
  • Canadian - Event Dates: Sat, 07/06/2019 to Sun, 07/07/2019
    • cowichan bayCowichan Bay, BC
    • Contact: Mel Robinson, 250-746-4955
    Contact: Mel Robinson - cacommodore@classicyacht.org - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Thu, 07/11/2019 to Sun, 07/14/2019

    Chris craft rendezvousThe Rendezvous is held annually on the second weekend in July at the Port Orchard Marina in Port Orchard, Washington. Up to 80 boats typically attend. Public admission is free.

    Contact: Roger Palmer and Janice Johnson - rogerpalmermusic@gmail.com - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 07/19/2019 to Sun, 07/21/2019

    The Wooden Boat Show at the Waterland Festival in Des Moines occurs on July 19- 20-21. CYA members are invited to cruise in and join the fun. This year, the CYA “South Sound Cruise” starts in Des Moines at the finish of the Festival; a great opportunity to enjoy the best of both!

    Contact: Bill & Patti Linscott - billlinscott@yahoo.com - -
  • Canadian - Event Dates: Sat, 07/20/2019 to Mon, 07/22/2019
    • Chris Craft RendyTelegraph Harbour
    • For Reservations at Telegraph Harbour, call 800-246-6011
    Contact: Dave Peebles - dandjpeebles@telus.net - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Sun, 07/21/2019 to Sat, 07/27/2019

    Mt RainierStarting at the DesMoines Waterland Festival, our flotilla will take a delightful spin through various South Sound destinations. Good company, great scenery -- Good TImes!!

    Contact: James Poirson - poirsonj@hotmail.com - -
  • USA - Event Dates: Sat, 07/27/2019 to Sun, 07/28/2019

    antique-and-classic-boat-rendezvous.jpgJoin with other CYA vessels as we converge at the Antique & Classic Boat Rendezvous at Mystic Seaport.

    Contact: Mike Fazio - usacommodore@classicyacht.org - -
  • Southern California - Event Dates: Sun, 07/28/2019

    old fashioned dayOld Fashioned Day in the Park. Marina del Rey.

    Head to Burton Chace Park for the 43rd annual event. Arrive July 26, Depart July 29.

    The public is invited to tour vintage yachts and classic cars from the 20’s to the 60’s on Sunday the 28th, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

     

    Contact: Cris Rohde - sparklechristine@gmail.com - -
  • Canadian - Event Dates: Fri, 08/02/2019 to Sun, 08/04/2019

    /sites/default/files/pender-harbour-days.jpgContact Pender Harbour Chamber of Commerce: 604-883-2561

    Contact: Can Fleet Commodore - cacommodore@classicyacht.org - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Sat, 08/03/2019

    This is a great event that is well attended by the public, with strong participation by CYA member boats.

    If you are planning to attend with your boat, please contact the CYA coordinator listed below to coordinate with other members.

    Contact: Bob & Lori Scott - srsracing@frontier.com - -
  • Northern California - Event Dates: Fri, 08/16/2019 to Sun, 08/18/2019

    Pittsburg YCPittsburg Yacht Club, Pittsburg, CA
    Contact Rob Sesar/Scott Andrews

    Contact: - nccommodore@classicyacht.org - -
  • Southern California - Event Dates: Sat, 08/17/2019 to Sun, 08/18/2019

    Marina Pacifica eventMarina Pacifica Rendezvous

    • Dock Party by Janet Beggs
    Contact: Ron Yatch - comocean33@gmail.com - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Tue, 08/20/2019 to Thu, 08/22/2019

    Decatur Island ChartletA relaxing,  "non-show" event in the San Juans!! 

    Cruise, ride another vessel or fly to Decatur Island!    we have place for you to stop and relax in the San Juan Islands.

    Contact: Christian and Jeanne Dahl - n490af@comcast.net - -
  • Canadian, Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 08/23/2019 to Sun, 08/25/2019

    Vancouver Wooden Boat SocietySponsored by the Vancouver Wooden Boat Society, the annual Vancouver Wooden Boat Festival is held at Granville Island in Vancouver BC in August each year.

    If you are planning to participate in this event, please contact the Event Contact listed below to coordinate with other members.

    Contact: Russ & Dee Dee Chernoff - rmcff@telus.net - -
  • Canadian - Event Dates: Tue, 08/27/2019

    ganges-harbour.jpgGanges Harbour, Salt Spring Island, BC

    Contact: - webmaster@classicyacht.org - -
  • Canadian, Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 08/30/2019 to Sun, 09/01/2019

    The Victoria Classic Boat Festival takes place in Victoria's beautiful Inner Harbour, and is one of the premier classic boat festivals in the world.

    Contact: Mike & Peggy O’Brien, CAN Fleet, David Huchthausen, PNW Fleet - pmjob@shaw.ca - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Mon, 09/02/2019 to Thu, 09/05/2019

    Photo: Michael DurlandThe Rendezvous is an annual event, held Monday through Wednesday in the first week of September in Deer Harbor, Orcas Island. It is the week between the Victoria and Port Townsend festivals, so is a great place to chill between shows.

    Contact: Ken Meyer - meyerlku@gmail.com - -
  • Northern California - Event Dates: Fri, 09/06/2019 to Sun, 09/08/2019

    stocktonyc_burgee.gifStockton Yacht Club, Stockton, CA

    Contact: Bill Wells - commodorewells@msn.com - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 09/06/2019 to Sun, 09/08/2019

    Port Townsend's Wooden Boat Festival is the most education-packed and inspiring wooden boat event in the world, and features more than 300 wooden vessels.

    Contact: Larry Benson - larryleebenson@comcast.net - -
  • Southern California - Event Dates: Sat, 09/14/2019 to Sun, 09/15/2019

    Newport Beach Marina ParkNewport Beach, Marina Park

    Contact: Rick Olson - rickofoto@gmail.com - -
  • Northern California - Event Dates: Fri, 09/20/2019 to Sun, 09/22/2019

    Corinthian Yacht Club, Tiburon, CA
    Dates are tentative.  More details coming . . .

    Contact: Gerry Kamilos - nccommodore@classicyacht.org - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 09/20/2019 to Sun, 09/22/2019

    The Brownsville Appreciation Days are a big deal in Brownsville (on the Olympic Peninsula), and are a blast for CYA boats to attend, with free moorage at their gorgeous marina.

    Contact: Peter Riess - peterriess@msn.com - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Sat, 09/28/2019 to Sun, 09/29/2019

    Center for Wooden BoatsCelebrating Wooden Boats!  The 43rd Lake Union Wooden Boat Festival celebrates the history, the craft of and the culture wooden boats, large and small.

    Contact: Ken Meyer - meyerlku@comcast.net - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Sat, 09/28/2019

    Annual MeetingThe annual meeting of the PNW Fleet membership.  Will be held at the Center for Wooden Boats (during the Wooden Boat Festival).

    Contact: Commodore Laura Shifflette - pnwcommodore@classicyacht.org - -
  • Southern California - Event Dates: Sat, 10/05/2019 to Sun, 10/06/2019

    catalinaCatalina Weekend
    at Howland's Landing

    with Wooden Hull Yacht Club, at LA Yacht Club moorings.

    Contact: John Peckham - spaceway1999@yahoo.com - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 10/18/2019 to Sun, 10/20/2019

    Pumpkin boatA goulishly fun get-away to Harbor Village Marina, in Kenmore at the north end of Lake Washington.

    Pumpkin carving and general mayhem will ensue . . .

    Contact: Dave & Heather Ellis - dellis803@msn.com - -
  • Northern California - Event Dates: Fri, 10/25/2019 to Sun, 10/27/2019

    Oxbow Marina, Isleton, CA

    Contact: Kim Korth - nccommodore@classicyacht.org - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Sat, 10/26/2019

    COW Clip artMembers are cordially invited to the 2019 Change of Watch banquet for the CYA Pacific Northwest Fleet.

    The banquet will be held on October 26, 2019 at the Tacoma Yacht Club.

    The Change of Watch ceremony will begin after dinner followed by the 2019 Fleet Awards. After the fleet awards you are invited to stay for more conversation with friends old and new.

    More details to come .. .
     

    Contact: Rear Commodore Roger Palmer - rogerpalmermusic@gmail.com - -
  • Southern California - Event Dates: Sat, 11/09/2019

    Change of Watch
    at Shakespeare Club / Pasadenasc fleet boats

    Contact: Janet Beggs - janetbeggs17@outlook.com - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 11/22/2019

    The Pacific Northwest Fleet of the Classic Yacht Association invites you to the annual Thanksgiving Cruise, Friday, November 22 at the Husky Stadium Floats [location subject to change . . .], starting at 1100 hours. 

    Contact: Jim and Margie Paynton - historian@classicyacht.org - -
  • Northern California - Event Dates: Sat, 12/07/2019 to Sat, 12/14/2019

    Get out the holiday lights and decorations because the Annual Holiday Lighted Boat Parade in San Rafael has now been booked for Saturday, December 7th, and again on Saturday December 14th. Once again the Marin Yacht Club has invited all Classic Yacht Association members to join them at their beautiful club and harbor to stage the parade that will proceed up the San Rafael canal to the turning basin of the San Rafael Yacht Club and, completing the route, by returning to Marin YC.

    Contact: Steve Kadzielawa - nccommodore@classicyacht.org - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Sat, 12/07/2019

    Christmas cruise boatsIt’s time to get into the holiday boating spirit and join your fellow CYA members for the 2019 Holiday Cruise and 47th Annual Chet Gibson Memorial Lighted Boat Parade, December 7th! 

    Contact: Marcine Hull & Will Ratcliff - marcineh@comcast.net - -
  • Northern California - Event Dates: Sun, 12/15/2019

    Location: Trader Vic's, Emeryville

    Contact: Rob Sesar - nccommodore@classicyacht.org - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Tue, 12/31/2019

    New Years Space NeedleRing in the New Year at the Center for Wooden Boats -- watch the incredible fireworks display shot from the Space Needle.

    Contact: Commodore Laura Shifflette - pnwcommodore@classicyacht.org - -
  • Canadian, Northern California, Pacific Northwest, Southern California, USA - Event Dates: Fri, 01/17/2020 to Sun, 01/19/2020

    50thDetails to come --  But put this on your calendar NOW! 

    2020 is the 50th anniversary of the Classic Yacht Association, and the PNW Fleet is planning the biggest party ever. It will be held in Seattle on Lake Union, utilizing the Center for Wooden Boats (including their brand new education center), the Museum of History and Industry (home of Puget Sound Maritime Historical Society, the Steamer Virginia V, and much more. 

    Contact: Diane Lander - dianelander@outlook.com - -