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 for inclusion here.

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  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Mon, 04/09/2018 to Fri, 04/20/2018

    Flagship Maritime will be holding a joint session for SYC & CYA at the SYC
    Elliott Bay Outstation as follows:

    * The "6-pack" class runs April 9-13 AND April 16 & 17.  It is a 7-day class.
    * Testing for the "6-pack" is on Tuesday, April 17
    * If you want to add on the Master's, the class runs April 18-20.
    * Testing for the Master's  is on Friday, April 20th.

    Pre-Registration Required

    Contact: - - -
  • Northern California - Event Dates: Sun, 04/22/2018

    SF WaterfrontThe 101st 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: - - -
  • Southern California - Event Dates: Sat, 04/28/2018 to Sun, 04/29/2018

    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.  Contact Rear Commodore, Janet Beggs for details.

    Contact: Janet Beggs - - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Sun, 04/29/2018

    Commodore's Cruise/CYA PNW Opening Day

    The Commodore's Cruise has traditionally been held on the day after our Change of Watch dinner, which was in February.  However, since we've change to having our COW dinner in November, the Commodore's Cruise is now a "floating" date - to be determined at the discretion of the Commodore.

    Contact: Christian Dahl - - -
  • Canadian, Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Sat, 05/05/2018

    SYC Opening Day 2018This is the largest Opening Day celebration in the world! Portage Bay and the Montlake Cut past the University of Washington and the Arboretum, with boats and spectators lined up for miles!

    Dock space is available for CYA members participating in the Saturday parade.   Contact Larry Benson, Dockmaster.

    Contact: Diane Lander - - -
  • Southern California - Event Dates: Sat, 05/05/2018 to Sun, 05/06/2018


    • California Yacht Marina BBQ, Wilmington.
    • So Cal Fleet General Meeting followed by BBQ.
    • HAT DAY, Wear Funny Hats!
    Contact: John Peckham - - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 05/11/2018 to Sun, 05/13/2018

    Since 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 - - -
  • - Event Dates: Tue, 05/15/2018

    The FIRM deadline for submitting material for the Spring (June) Issue of the Classic Yachting Newsletter will be May 15.

    Contact: Dave Sharrock - - -
  • Northern California - Event Dates: Thu, 05/17/2018 to Sat, 05/19/2018

    American Graffiti Cruise-In Petaluma logoWhether you attend this event with your 1950's Stephens or Chevy Bel-Air, it's amazing to see downtown Petaluma transform itself into a 1950's culture scene including bee-hive hair and Elvis's all over.

    More details to come . . .

    Contact: - - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 05/18/2018 to Sun, 05/20/2018

    Columbia River Maritime MuseumCome and join us for a maritime weekend in Astoria, Oregon!  

    We’ll enjoy an insider tour of the Columbia River Maritime Museum (CRMM) archives, a museum tour, a briefing by a former Columbia River Sector Coast Guard administrator, some fine dining and plenty of other activities in this historic port city.

    Contact: John Lebens & Mike Keane - - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Sat, 05/19/2018 to Sun, 05/20/2018

    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 - - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 06/01/2018 to Sun, 06/03/2018

    Edmonds Waterfront Festival13th 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: Janice and Roger Palmer - - -
  • Canadian, Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Sat, 06/09/2018

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

    Contact: - - -
  • Southern California - Event Dates: Sat, 06/09/2018 to Sun, 06/10/2018
    • Newport Beach Wooden Boat FestivalArrive Friday
    • Newport Beach Wooden Boat Festival on Saturday
    Contact: Rick Olson - - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 06/15/2018 to Sun, 06/17/2018

    Bell Harbor LogoWe are thrilled to announce that this year's Marquee Class will be Blanchard Boat Company built boats.  Featured will be several of the Blanchard Stock Cruisers (“Dreamboats”), and tentatively, a 72’ schooner and a 100’ fantail motor yacht. This event represents the largest gathering of classic motor yachts in the world!  Admission to all show sites is complimentary.

    Contact: Diane Lander - - -
  • Southern California - Event Dates: Sat, 06/30/2018 to Sun, 07/01/2018
    • San Pedro Downtown HarborDowntown San Pedro Rendezvous.
    • Next to Maritime Museum Basin
    Contact: Rick Olson - - -
  • Canadian - Event Dates: Sat, 07/07/2018 to Sun, 07/08/2018
    • cowichan bayCowichan Bay, BC
    • Contact: Mel Robinson, 250-746-4955
    Contact: Mel Robinson - - -
  • Northern California - Event Dates: Sat, 07/14/2018

    Encinal Yacht ClubThe third NC Fleet Bridge meeting will be held at Encinal Yacht Club in Alameda. 
    Details coming . . .

    Contact: - - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Sat, 07/14/2018 to Sun, 07/22/2018


    If you like the South Sound or if you have never been down that way, then here is a cruising opportunity that you should not miss.  See the the fabulous agenda below, coordinated by Ken Meyer.

    Contact: Ken Meyer - - -
  • Canadian - Event Dates: Fri, 07/20/2018 to Sun, 07/22/2018
    • Chris Craft RendyTelegraph Harbour
    • For Reservations at Telegraph Harbour, call 800-246-6011
    Contact: Dave Peebles - - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 07/20/2018 to Sun, 07/22/2018

    The Des Moines Classic Car and Boat Show has developed into one of the premier events South of the city. It is a one day (Saturday) event that includes not only the cars and boats, but live music, and the weekly Farmers market. There is a lot to do and see! The marina has capacity for 35 classic boats and we can squeeze in 40 if we stern tie a few.

    Contact: Bill & Patti Linscott - - -
  • USA - Event Dates: Sat, 07/28/2018 to Sun, 07/29/2018

    Alden designed "Wander"Join with other CYA vessels as we converge at the Antique & Classic Boat Rendezvous at Mystic Seaport.

    Contact: Ted Crosby - - -
  • Southern California - Event Dates: Sat, 07/28/2018 to Sun, 07/29/2018

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

    Head to Burton Chace Park for the 42nd annual event. The public is invited to tour vintage yachts and classic cars from the 20’s to the 60’s on Sunday the 29th, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    Contact: Cris Rohde - - -
  • Northern California - Event Dates: Fri, 08/03/2018 to Sun, 08/05/2018

    Taste of the DeltaCalling all Stephens yachts! And any other classics too!  If your classic is in the Delta this Summer or you moor in the Delta, this is a must-attend event. Village West Marina's new owners are rolling out the red carpet for our fleet to celebrate our yachts on public display, August 4th during hte Taste of the Delta event.  We are co-branding both events with the Delta Chamber of Commerce.

    Contact: - - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Sat, 08/04/2018

    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 - - -
  • Southern California - Event Dates: Sat, 08/18/2018 to Sun, 08/19/2018

    Marina Pacifica eventMarina Pacifica Summer Cruise-In.

    • More Kayak adventures.
    Contact: Ron Yatch - - -
  • Canadian, Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 08/24/2018 to Sun, 08/26/2018

    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. The dates for the 2014 festival are August 21-24.

    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 - - -
  • USA - Event Dates: Sat, 08/25/2018 to Sun, 08/26/2018

    antique classic festival salemThe flash of polished bronze and gleam of varnished wood across the water will be the order of the day as elegant antique and classic yachts sail into the host city of Salem, Massachusetts for the 36th Annual Antique & Classic Boat Festival August 25-26, 2018.

    Contact: - - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Tue, 08/28/2018 to Thu, 08/30/2018

    Decatur Island ChartletA new event!! 

    Cruise, ride another vessel or fly to Decatur Island!  For those cruising from Vancouver Boat Festival to the Victoria Festival, we have place for you to stop and relax in the San Juan Islands.

    Contact: - - -
  • Canadian, Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 08/31/2018 to Sun, 09/02/2018

    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 - - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Mon, 09/03/2018 to Tue, 09/04/2018

    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 - - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 09/07/2018 to Sun, 09/09/2018

    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 - - -
  • Southern California - Event Dates: Sat, 09/15/2018 to Sun, 09/16/2018

    Newport Beach, Marina Park

    Contact: Rick Olson - - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 09/21/2018 to Sun, 09/23/2018

    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 - - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Fri, 09/28/2018 to Sun, 09/30/2018

    Center for Wooden BoatsCelebrating Wooden Boats!  Our 42nd Lake Union Wooden Boat Festival celebrates the history, the craft of and the culture wooden boats, large and small.

    Contact: Tina Stotz - - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Sat, 09/29/2018

    Annual MeetingThe annual meeting of the PNW Fleet membership.  Will be held at the Center for Wooden Boats (during the Wooden Boat Festival).  Time and other details to come . . .

    Contact: Commodore Christian Dahl - - -
  • Northern California - Event Dates: Sat, 10/06/2018

    Corinthian YCThe fourth NC Fleet Bridge meeting will be held at the Corinthian Yacht Club in Tiburon. 
    Details coming . . .

    Contact: - - -
  • Northern California - Event Dates: Sat, 10/13/2018

    PotomacThis is a true community service event for our Fleet members to participate in.  This will be the fifth time that several of our classics, along with the USS Potomac, will take over 300 passengers of children patients, their families, and medical support staff from the Benioff Childrens H

    Contact: - - -
  • Southern California - Event Dates: Sun, 10/14/2018

    catalinaCatalina Cruise

    Contact: TBA - - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Sat, 10/20/2018 to Sun, 10/21/2018

    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 - - -
  • Pacific Northwest - Event Dates: Sat, 10/27/2018

    Change of WatchThe PNW Fleet's annual Change of Watch Gala! Held this year at the Seattle Yacht Club facility on Portage Bay.

    Contact: Rear Commodore Tina Stotz - - -
  • Southern California - Event Dates: Sat, 11/10/2018

    Change of Watchsc fleet boats

    Contact: Jim Kroeger - - -
  • - Event Dates: Tue, 01/15/2019 to Sun, 01/20/2019

    MakotoCYA Board of Directors Meeting and Change of Watch Banquet

    • Hosted by the Northern California Fleet
    • Sacramento, CA
    • All CYA Members are invited to attend
    • Details coming . . .
    Contact: Alan Almquist - - -