BYC Celebrates Opening Day Sunday, April 23rd

April 23, 2017

Berkeley Yacht Club participates in Cruising the Century 100th Year of PICYA Opening Day on the Bay Parade.  We have a wonderful list of schedule events for Sunday, April 23rd.   If you haven't enjoyed the wonderful waffles by Waffle Maestro John Danielson you are really in for a treat.  Maestro John Danielson is suggesting a special pricing of "Choose your own Price" so bring your family, bring your friends, just come.  Big Thanks to Glenn Fagerlin for volunteering his Kronos 45 Catamaran Perception to represent BYC in the historic 100th Parade on the Opening Day.  There is still time to sign your boat up (3 sign-up so far) for the yacht christening at 1600.  Email Patti Brennan at

Here is the schedule of events:

0800 to 1100 - Waffles at Parade Pricing 100th Anniversary;

1000 - Blessing of the Fleet in the club dining room;

1100 - On the Water Sail Past of Dragonfly, Commodore Dallow's Yacht;

1300  - Music at the club;

1600 - Yacht Christenings by Chaplin Louie Gonzalez at the Guest Dock;

1700 - Pasta bar and Music in the bar;

1952 - Sunsets.

Come for Waffles and Stay for Sunset (1952 PDT) or Any or All of the events above.

Patti Brennan

BYC Secretary/PICYA Delegate for BYC