Who says you have to actually be on your sailboat to sail and have fun on Summer Sailstice this June?
Liberty Centre Pond in North Liberty, IA will be a spectacle of Radio Controlled Model Yachts. Stop by to view, learn about or join in with a small group of sailors racing their model yachts.
Sailing, Inc. in Seward, AK is hosting a flotilla on Friday, 21 June, to sail out in Resurrection Bay for a raft up overnight on Friday, and then sail back to the Seward Harbor on Saturday afternoon in time to attend the Kenai Fjords Yacht Club's Solstice Membership meeting.
Liberty Sailing Club of Philadelphia will hold their annual Super Soaker Shootout on the Delaware River. "Deploying Liberty's seven J-27 racing sailboats, our skillful skippers will battle wind (hopefully) and current (relentlessly), while crew members and guests engage friends and foes alike with water guns and water cannons. We'll wrap up with a catered barbecue back at the clubhouse."
Modern Sailing School & Club in Sausalito, CA is celebrating Summer Sailstice with an Introductory Sail! "An Introductory Sail is a one-day sailing excursion (10:00am - 3:30pm) facilitated by our experienced US Coast Guard licensed captains. You’ll have the opportunity to take the helm, trim the sails, and experience what the San Francisco Bay has to offer!" Follow the link to get your discount code and book your place on a boat.
Men's Shed Vernon is going to gather enough boats from the Vernon Yacht Club to take interested members out for some fun orientation to sailing. "We have access to a Dana 24, A Santana 525, and a Tanzer 27. It should be a fun time. Our group is currently building a 15 ft First Mate Skiff, and restoring a Catalina 27 as part of our project list. Men's Shed Vernon is a local group of men who "build meaning and wellness into men's lives by engaging Hands, Hearts, & Minds."