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Events at BYC, other than Races and Cruises

BYC Monthly Dinner Meeting - Time to RSVP

Saturday, September 16th

Berkeley Yacht Club Monthly Dinner meeting with Guest Speaker Lenora Clark, Staff Commodore PICYA, who will be speaking to us about Recreational Boaters of California (RBOC) and what they do for us.  Before she gets started though, we're gonna chow down on a staple of the California recreational boater's diet:TACOS!!!!  We'll be serving up authentic pork carnitas and chicken tacos with Spanish rice and drunken Frijoles and Lauren and Sandra have been working all month on a margarita pie recipe for dessert!  And only $15.00 /$10.00 under 12's.  Try Bartender Lisa's Amazing

August Dinner Meeting - Sailor Songs and Mulligatawny Stew

Saturday, August 12, 2017

NOTE:What a wonderful dinner the Mulligatawny Stew (more a soup) was outstanding along with the Pork Chops, salad and dessert.  Thanks again to our Rear Commodore Colin Thompson, Lauren Knobel and our galley staff for this enjoyable evening of food and entertainment.  Simon (or evil twin brother Stephen) performed and explained the history of the fiddle tunes, sea chanteys and more.  Thanks again, Bob and Betty Gray

Artist Pamela Johnson Exhibiting at BYC

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Artist Pamela Johnson will be exhibiting her Plein Air Paintings at Berkeley Yacht Club from June 3rd to July 26th.  Please join us on Sunday, June 11th from 4:00pm to 7:00pm  for a reception with the artist.  Pamela is a friend of member/artist Sharon Hind-Smith and is part of our BYC Artist Wall.  Please join us to hear more about the artist and her work.

Please make your Reservations NOW! Argh!!!!

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Vice Commodore Chuck Bullett and wife Captain Lisa Chapin Bullett invite you to the Vice Commodore's Party. We are throwing a Pirate Theme Party.  What makes this SO special is that this will be a huge kick-off event to celebrate the start of BYC's Junior Sailing and Kids' Kamp week.  Feel like donating a sponsorship for a special junior pirate for kids kamp? This would be a great night to do it.

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

Opening Day On the Bay

Sunday, April 24, 2016

Come for the Waffles and Minosa's and stay for all the other activities BYC has planned for Opening Day on the Bay.  Starting at 0800 with BYC's famous Waffles and continuing with Blessing of the BYC Fleet 1000, Dedication of Names 1015, and BYC Fleet Sail Past at 1100.  Go out and sail the Bay but be back at the Club by 1600 for Yacht Christening/Re-naming (don't forget to sign up with Patti Brennan) and Music and Supper starting at 1700.

PICYA Delegates Dinner Hosted by BYC

Monday, October 5, 2015

Berkeley Yacht Club is hosting the Pacific Inter-Club Yacht Association of Northern California (PICYA) Delegates Dinner Meeting on Monday, October 5th.  As a member of PICYA we receive reciprocal privileges at other associated yacht clubs.  PICYA sponsors many yachting activities, opening day on the bay, safety and management seminars, races, and youth programs to name a few.  It is an honor for BYC to host the delegates dinner meeting.  BYC has two delegates that represent us at the monthly PICYA meetings they are Patti Brennan and Karen Lile. 

Sunday 15th March SALSA SUNDAY

Come watch the brilliant guitar maestro Jeff McNish and his band of merry musicians that all converge at Berkeley Yacht Club once a month to create the best Salsa music in the Bay Area... and that's tomorrow!

Chef Tom will be preparing a whole bunch of wonderful foods for your delight, all this for.. $7!!

Food starts at 2 - Salsa starts at 4