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Events at BYC, other than Races and Cruises

New Years Eve Party 2015

December 31 2014

Welcome in the New Year at the BYC. Watch the fireworks from the best place on the Bay or just dance your way into 2015 with our wonderful New Years eve band 'The Gerald Beckett Quartet' featuring Dave Navarro will be performing all the hits from the 70s all the way to current!!!
**Price includes 2 complimentary glasses of Champagne* to toast in the the new year at Midnight! **
(Hot/Warm Non-Alchaholic Cider Drink for Non-Drinkers and Kids)

** Wonderful Food Buffet @ starting at 8PM **

** Live Music & Dancing @ 9PM TO 1:00AM **

$35 with reservations - $40 at the door - Kids 12 and under Free
To RSVP please call 510-843-9292 or Email Manager@Berkeleyyc.org
Please reserve by Tuesday December 30th

August Dinner Meeting - Sailor Songs and Mulligatawny Stew

Saturday, August 12, 2017

With no dinner meeting during the month of July, I'm sure you are all getting pretty hungry by now! (I certainly am!)  Well, there is good news!  On August 12th (yes, I know that is the second Saturday) Simon Spaulding and his fiddle are back to entertain us with "Music in the Age of Sail", including fiddle tunes, forebitters (seagoing ballads), and sing along sea chanteys. 

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