2019 Opening Day on the Bay & BYC 80th Anniversary

April 28, 2019

2019 Opening Day on the Bay & the Berkeley Yacht Club 80th Anniversary Celebration April 28, 2019

0900 – Breakfast: We will begin our festivities with our annual waffle breakfast. A big thanks to our hosts & cooks John & Marie Danielson!

1200 – On the Water Blessing of the Fleet & Sail Past the Commodore Bird’s Vessel: An annual tradition began by fisherman and now used to ensure a safe and bountiful season

1300 – BYC Open House: Please come out and be available to greet guests and recruit new members while we are open to the public.

1600 – Yacht Christenings at the Guest Dock: Champagne will be provided. Please email markwbird@yahoo.com to let us know if you are going to have your vessel christened.

1630 – Chili Cook Off!: Enter your chili to win! Please make one crock pot full of chili to share with our guests. We will have tables setup with power strips to plug in and heat up your chili. Judging will be led by Staff Commodore Bob Gray. Judging will be completed around 1700 with the winner announced at 1730.

1630 – Live Music Begins & Stay Until the Sun Sets: To continue with the celebrations cake will be served. ‐

Mari Bird