May 5, 2017 at Coyote Point Yacht Club, 1820 Coyote Point Drive, San Mateo, CA 94401. 650/347-6730
Cocktails at 6:00 pm; Dinner and dancing at 7:00 pm. $30/person. _________________________________________________________________
May 6, 2017 at Sequoia Yacht Club, 441 Seaport Court, Redwood City
8:00 - 10:00 am: Breakfast! Scrambled eggs, sausage, pancakes, juice, and coffee. $8.00 adults; $5.00 under age 12.
8:45 am: Skippers' meeting for boats in the parade.
9:00 am: City Trees. City Trees will hold a tree-planting ceremony at the Port of Redwood City office on Seaport Boulevard. Learn more about this volunteer-led, non-profit organization on their website: www.citytrees.org.
10:00 am: Boats assemble for parade. Participating boats assemble in turning basin in Redwood Creek.
10:15 - 11: 30 am: South Bay Opening Day Ceremonies: Public wharf at the end of Seaport Court.
Presentation of the colors/Opening day cannon.
National Anthem: Vice Commodore David Elliott, Sequoia Yacht Club.
Redwood City Sesquicentennial and History of Redwood Creek: Mr. Ken Rolandelli, Redwood City Historic Resources Advisory Committee.
Blessing of the Fleet: Reverend Terry Burley.
Opening Day Decorated Boat Parade. Cheer for your favorite water craft: sail, power, or paddle!
10:00 am - 3:00 pm: Boating related exhibits and activities, parking lot outside Sequoia Yacht Club.
12:30 - 2:30 pm: Lunch! Grilled chicken, beef, or veggie sandwich, beans, potato and green salads, cookies. $10.00 adults/$7.00 under age 12.
2:00 pm: Announcement of winners of Decorated Boat Parade, Sequoia Yacht Club. ________________________________________________________________
May 6 , 2017 at Peninsula Yacht Club, 1536 Maple Street, Redwood City
Cocktails at 6:00 pm. Dinner and live music at 7:00 pm. $30/person.
May 7, 2017 at South Bay Yacht Club, 1491 Hope Street, Alviso, CA 95002. 408/263-0100.
9:00 am - 1:00 pm. Gin Fizz Brunch. Omelets and pancakes, live music. $12/ person*, under 18 free with paying adult.
* Notorious Alviso Gin Fizz is $4.00