Sturgeon Bay Yacht Club Traditions and Events

  • Change of Watch

  • Commodores Ball- Written invitations to Past Commodores and families, dinner, and dancing

  • Annual Shut-Down – Staff and member volunteers make club improvements, repairs and deep cleaning

  • New Membership Drive and Open House

  • New Member Welcoming Party- May tie in with burning of the Socks

  • Burning of the Socks (Masks too). If on Memorial Day weekend, Taps and Cannon Salute

  • Blessing of the Fleet

  • Maritime Week – A celebration hoisted by the by the City of Sturgeon Bay, USCG, Maritime Museum and SBYC

       SBYC Participation
              A. USCG Wives Breakfast
              B. Mariner & USCG Persons of the Year Awards Dinner
              C. Dingy Poker Run
              D. STF Youth Sailing Demo
              E. Afternoon BBQ and Lawn Games
              F. Boat Parade- Venetian Night
              G. Open House Buffet and Fireworks

  • Kentucky Derby Party- Mock Horse Auction, ladies’ hats, men’s attire all for prizes plus mint juleps.

  • Tuesday Ladies Luncheon

  • Halloween Party

  • Lunch with Santa

  • Christmas Party

  • New Year’s Eve Party