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Opening Day SYC Events

Game On
Opening Day   Boating Season 2023
Seattle Yacht Club

May 5-7

 It’s time again for Opening Day at Dock 0!

Come by car or boat for any or all
of these great activities!!

If coming by boat, 
contact Mike Burton directly


It's time to get this Dock 0 party started!
Robert and Leah Philpott's famous "Harbor Grog" 
begins at 5:30pm

All the clubs participate! 
Wander the dock to check out other offerings!
Live GHYC band or DJ, again!


Opening Day Regatta
(a little after 10 am)
Social and collegiate skull races in the Montlake Cut

Decorated Boat Parade
Look for the fantastic GHYC entries!

afternoon Happy Hour on the dock or the SYC bar!

 Fireside Room Dinner
a GHYC tradition for over 50 years
$64 pp  
prior registration required by deadline
Go to the Registration form on the Event Calendar for Saturday May 6th

*proper attire
men-slacks/sport coat (tie optional)
women-business casual/after 6 attire


If you are coming by boat
you are expected to attend the dinner.
If you are driving up on Saturday, dinner is recommended!

More information on Opening Day events will be announced.
Boaters will be receiving an
Opening Day week information packet
(including Dock 0 rules and regulations) via e-mail.

If you want to come by boat and stay on Dock 0, call, text, or e-mail Mike Burton for further information:

Do NOT contact SYC!
Vice Commodore Mike Burton will do all registrations and dockage assignment.
There is no fee to stay at Dock 0, but remember, there is no water or power
Maximum boat length is 60 ft.

Please feel free to call or e-mail Mike with any questions.

Friday, May 5, 2023, 8:00 AM until Sunday, May 7, 2023, 5:00 PM
Seattle Yacht Club
Seattle Yacht Club
1807 Hamilin Street
Seattle, WA  98112
Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Mike Burton
Registration is not Required
Payment In Full In Advance Only