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 submit info here.

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28 Events currently listed

San Pedro Rendezvous

Southern California - Sat, 06/30/2018 to Sun, 07/01/2018
  • San Pedro Downtown HarborDowntown San Pedro Rendezvous.
  • Next to Maritime Museum Basin
Contact: Rick Olson rickofoto@gmail.com
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Cowichan Bay Wooden Boat Festival

Canadian - Sat, 07/07/2018 to Sun, 07/08/2018
  • cowichan bayCowichan Bay, BC
  • Contact: Mel Robinson, 250-746-4955
Contact: Mel Robinson
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Third 2018 Bridge Meeting

Northern California - Sat, 07/14/2018

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

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Southern Salish Sea Cruise

Pacific Northwest - Sun, 07/15/2018 to Fri, 07/20/2018


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 meyerlku@gmail.com
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Des Moines Classic Car and Boat Show

Pacific Northwest - Fri, 07/20/2018 to Sun, 07/22/2018

CYA Waterland Weekend at Des Moines

The Wooden Boat Show at the Waterland Festival in Des Moines occurs on July 20- 21-22. CYA members are invited to cruise in and join the fun. This year, the CYA “South Sound Cruise” finishes up on Friday, July 20, in Des Moines; a great opportunity to enjoy a final weekend with great events surrounding you at the Marina.

Contact: Bill & Patti Linscott billlinscott@yahoo.com
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Canadian Chris-Craft Rendezvous

Canadian - 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 dandjpeebles@telus.net
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Old Fashioned Day in the Park

Southern California - 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 sparklechristine@gmail.com
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Antique and Classic Boat Rendezvous

USA - 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 usacommodore@classicyacht.org
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Stephens Rendezvous - Taste of the Delta

Northern California - 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.

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La Conner Classic Boat & Car Show

Pacific Northwest - 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 srsracing@frontier.com
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Marina Pacifica Summer Cruise-In

Southern California - Sat, 08/18/2018 to Sun, 08/19/2018

Marina Pacifica eventMarina Pacifica Summer Cruise-In.

  • More Kayak adventures.
Contact: Ron Yatch comocean33@gmail.com
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Vancouver Wooden Boat Festival

Canadian, Pacific Northwest - 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 rmcff@telus.net
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Antique & Classic Boat Festival - Salem, MA

USA - 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.

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Decatur Island Rendezvous

Pacific Northwest - 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.

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Victoria Classic Boat Festival

Canadian, Pacific Northwest - 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 pmjob@shaw.ca
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Deer Harbor Wooden Boat Rendezvous

Pacific Northwest - 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 meyerlku@gmail.com
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Port Townsend Wooden Boat Festival

Pacific Northwest - 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 larryleebenson@comcast.net
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Newport Beach, Marina Park Rendezvous

Southern California - Sat, 09/15/2018 to Sun, 09/16/2018

Newport Beach, Marina Park

Contact: Rick Olson rickofoto@gmail.com
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BAD Rendezvous! Brownsville Appreciation Days Classic Yacht Rendezvous and Car Show

Pacific Northwest - 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 peterriess@msn.com
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Center for Wooden Boats Festival

Pacific Northwest - 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 tinastotz13@icloud.com
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PNW Annual General Membership Meeting

Pacific Northwest - 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 pnwcommodore@classicyacht.org
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Fourth 2018 NC Bridge Meeting

Northern California - Sat, 10/06/2018

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

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Kruz'n 4 Kidz

Northern California - 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

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Catalina Cruise

Southern California - Sun, 10/14/2018

catalinaCatalina Cruise

Contact: TBA
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Pumpkin Cruise

Pacific Northwest - 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 dellis803@msn.com
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PNW Change of Watch

Pacific Northwest - 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 tinastotz13@icloud.com
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SC Fleet Change of Watch

Southern California - Sat, 11/10/2018

Change of Watchsc fleet boats

Contact: Jim Kroeger jimkroeger@sbcglobal.net
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2019 CYA Change of Watch/Annual Meeting

- 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 alalmquist.alan@gmail.com
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