Upcoming CYA Events

The Classic Yacht Association hosts numerous events each year in all of the fleets.  Rendezvous, classic boat shows, as well as smaller get-togethers and meetings.  In addition, our members are frequent participants in classic and wooden boat festivals hosted by others.

Below are some of the upcoming CYA events planned. 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.

PNW Bridge Meeting

Pacific Northwest - Sat, 01/27/2018

9;00 a.m. meet at Bay Cafe, Fisherman’s terminal, Seattle. (Note, this is not a Membership meeting and space is limited -- please RSVP to pnwcommodore@classicyacht.org).

Contact: PNW Commodore Christian Dahl pnwcommodore@classicyacht.org
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PNW Fleet Seminar: Captains License

Pacific Northwest - Tue, 03/27/2018

Informational Seminar:
“What it Takes to Earn Your Captain’s License” Capt. Skip Anderson, Flagship Maritime
Vice Commodore Laura Shifflette
1900 at Holland America Line Offices

More details coming . . .

Contact: Laura Shifflette laurashifflette@comcast.net
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Grindstone Joe's Cruise-In & 2nd 2018 Bridge Meeting

Northern California - Fri, 04/06/2018 to Sun, 04/08/2018

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.

Our next Bridge meeting will be held during this event on the 7th.
More details will be coming out soon . . .

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Daffodil Weekend, with Tacoma Yacht Club

Pacific Northwest - Fri, 04/13/2018 to Sun, 04/15/2018

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
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NC Fleet Opening Day on the Bay

Northern California - 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.

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PNW Commodore's Cruise

Pacific Northwest - 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 pnwcommodore@classicyacht.org
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Seattle Opening Day of Boating Season

Canadian, Pacific Northwest - 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 DianeLander@outlook.com
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Bell Street Classic Weekend 2018

Pacific Northwest - Fri, 06/15/2018 to Sun, 06/17/2018

The Pacific Northwest Fleet of the Classic Yacht Association in conjunction with the Port of Seattle will once again sponsor the Bell Street Pier Classic Rendezvous as part of the Seattle Waterfront Classic Weekend, June 16 and 17 at Pier 66 on Seattle's downtown waterfront.

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