1251 Pacific Marina
Alameda, CA 94501
Summer Sailstice 2018 will be hosted by Encinal Yacht Club on Saturday, June 23rd, from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm. We offer many activities and attractions for the day:
Cardboard Boat Building Contest I The Plunge - EYC Lifejacket Race & Demo l Small Boat Racing l Exhibitors l Entertainment All Day l Sailboat Rides l Seminars l Sponsors
At the Docks: The Tall Ship Alma, Master Mariners, a Small Boat Regattas, Junior Sailing and public boat rides, plus a one-class cruise-in. The Encinal Docks will be very busy with boaters, racers and all things sail and boating this day.
Small Boat Racing: Snipes, Mercuries, Columbia 5.5s See the NORs here.
At the Pool: Life Jacket Races, Boat Building Competition and live music throughout the day…food and drink will abound.
Read about the City of Alameda's Mayoral Proclamation making June Water Sports Month for Summer Sailstice here.
On-the-water Demonstrations: US Coast Guard Simulated Air Rescue and Alameda Fire Department's Fire Boat.
Speakers: We have several interesting speakers coming to present their adventures, both past and future, as well as informational seminars relevant to boaters and the boating community.
‘Funds raised will go to support the Encinal Sailing Foundation and Encinal Junior Sailing Programs.’
Free Sailboat Rides
Almost 200 people enjoyed a free sailboat ride at Encinal Yacht Club in 2017.