Opening Day 2016

"A Great Escape"

May 7, 2016

The moment you step on your boat.....MAGIC....
The rush of the sea air, birds in flight,
adventure beyond, leaving the landlubbers behind
~ A GREAT ESCAPE
~





2016 Opening Day Trio (Left to Right): Admiral Tom Wingard,
Admiralette Joanne McConnell, Vice Admiral Bruce Campbell




Past Parade Winners

Anchoring Along Parade Route

520 Bridge Information

Opening Day Parking

Alternate Opening Day Parking

Free Pump Out Service


Windermere Race Information

 

Parade Registration - Single Boat - Closes April 28, 2016

Parade Registration - Fleet - Closes April 28, 2016
Dock 0 Registration - Closes April 15, 2016 

Parade Entry and Dock Zero Registrations must be done separately

Seattle Yacht Club Guest/Visitor Pre-Registration 
(Save time on check-in)

Log Boom Moorage Information

Canadian Women's Luncheon - Thursday, May 5

Mark Mayer Regatta - Sunday, May 8

Opening Day Committee Information

Page last updated 12/31/2015 by R. Souslin

            

Opening Day 2016

Click here to see the schedule for Opening Day Week 2016
           



Opening Day Event Calendar


Feb
17

Daffodil Marine Festival Kick-Off Meeting

DAFFODIL FESTIVAL - Tacoma Yacht Club's Opening Day. Join us for the Kick-off meeting to learn about how you can be involved in the Daffodil Festival April 15-17!

Feb
24

Daffodil Marine Festival Work Party

DAFFODIL FESTIVAL! Join us for a work party to prepare for the April 15-17 Daffodil Festival.

Mar
8

Daffodil Marine Festival Work Party

DAFFODIL FESTIVAL! Join us for a work party to prepare for the April 15-17 Daffodil Festival.

Mar
21

Sailing School Registration opens to SYC Members

SYC Members will be able to register March 21 - 22 online, via email, mail, or in person. After the 22nd, registration will open to Non-Members and will be first-come, first-served. We ask that you use your SYC Member number for billing. MEMBER PRICES APPLY TO MEMBERS' CHILDREN, GRANDCHILDREN, OR JUNIOR MEMBERS. www.seattleyachtclub.org/summersailingschool

Mar
22

Sailing School Registration opens to SYC Members

SYC Members will be able to register March 21 - 22 online, via email, mail, or in person. After the 22nd, registration will open to Non-Members and will be first-come, first-served. We ask that you use your SYC Member number for billing. MEMBER PRICES APPLY TO MEMBERS' CHILDREN, GRANDCHILDREN, OR JUNIOR MEMBERS. www.seattleyachtclub.org/summersailingschool

Mar
23

Daffodil Marine Festival Work Party

DAFFODIL FESTIVAL! Join us for a work party to prepare for the April 15-17 Daffodil Festival.

Mar
25

Opening Day Kick Off Party

Come join us on our Great Escape!

Apr
5

Daffodil Marine Festival Work Party

Next week we participate in the Daffodil Marine Festival!! Please join us as we finish constructing decorations for the Daffodil Marine Festival Parade Boat. Camaraderie and snacks to enjoy! Remember, SYC is participating in Tacoma Yacht Club's Opening Day Daffodil Marine Festival April 15-17. ALL SYC members are invited to participate. For more information contact Ginger Marshall at ginger.marshall@Q.com or (206) 234-2666.

May
8

Opening Day/Mark Mayer Race

see regatta page for registration

May
14

Tri-Island #2 - Vashon Island

see regatta page for registration

Jun
4

Tri-Island #3 - Blake Island

see regatta page for registration

Jun
8

Opening Day Wrap Up Party

Elliott Bay Marina