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2019 Calendar

See the complete 2019 racing calendar here. The print calendar is available at select Bay Area distribution points.


June 1 — Salty Swap Meet, Alameda Marina, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Free admission. Info, (510) 521-1133.

June 1 — Safe and Clean Boating Open House, Ballena Isle, Alameda, 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Free. BBYC,

June 1, July 6 Chantey Sing aboard Eureka, Hyde Street Pier, San Francisco, 8-10 p.m. Dress warmly and bring a mug for hot cider. Free, but RSVP to Peter, (415) 561-7171.

June 1-29Small Boat Sailing, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. every Saturday with BAADS at South Beach Harbor in San Francisco. Free. Info, (415) 281-0212 or

June 2 — Speaker Series with Capt. James Hancock, San Francisco Sailing Science Center, Bay View Boat Club, San Francisco. Talk at 1 p.m. following brunch, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. RSVP to

 June 2-30 — Keelboat Sail, noon-4 p.m., every Sunday with BAADS at South Beach Harbor in San Francisco. Free. Info, (415) 281-0212 or

June 3 — Live jazz with Randy Craig, BVBC, San Francisco, 7:30 p.m.RSVP to

June 4-25 — Live jazz every Tuesday night with Don Prell, Bay View Boat Club, San Francisco, 7:30 p.m. Members of reciprocal YCs welcome. RSVP to

June 5-26Wednesday Yachting Luncheon Series, StFYC, 11:45-1:30 p.m. Lunch and a dynamic speaker each week for about $25. All YCs’ members welcome. Info,

June 6-9 — San Diego Boat Show, Spanish Landing Park East. Info,

June 7-9 — US Sailing Adaptive Instructor Workshop, Richmond YC. $350-$420. Info,

June 8 — The Bay Model Wants You!, Sausalito, 10-11 a.m. Volunteer orientation. Ranger Joanne, (415) 289-3027.

June 8 — RV & Boat Maintenance Event, Delta Bay Marina, Isleton, noon-4 p.m. Free lunch, noon-1 p.m. Classes/workshops, live demos, vendors and displays. Free admission. Info, or (916) 777-4153.

June 8 — Call of the Sea Gala, Bay Model, Sausalito, 5-10 p.m. Tickets,

June 8-9 — Women's Sailing Seminar, Corinthian YC, Tiburon. $300. Info,

June 9 — Take the Tiller racing clinic for women, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. $30 includes lunch. HMBYC,

June 9, 16, 22, July 6, 7 — Afternoon Sailing Adventure on scow schooner Alma, Hyde Street Pier, San Francisco, 12:30-4 p.m. $20-$40. NPS,

June 13, July 11 — Single Sailors Association meeting and dinner, Ballena Bay YC, Alameda, 6:30 p.m. Guests welcome. Info,

June 15-16 — San Diego Wooden Boat Festival, Koehler Kraft. Info,

June 15-16 — Northern California Pirate Festival, Vallejo Waterfront Park, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. $12, kids 12 & under free. Info, (866) 921-9277 or

June 16 — Father's Day.

June 16 — Open House, Cal Sailing Club, Berkeley, 1-4 p.m. Free intro sailboat rides in keelboats and dinghies. Info,

June 16 — Full moon on a Moonday.

June 21 — First day of summer.

June 21-23 — Tahiti-Moorea Sailing Rendez-vous, with Latitude 38. Info,

June 22 — Trekking the Bay Model, Sausalito, 3-4 p.m. A guided tour. Info, (415) 332-3871.

June 22 — US Sailing Offshore Safety at Sea, SWYC, San Diego. $200. Info,

June 22 — Go Sailing/Sail Benicia on Carquinez Strait. BenYC,

June 22 — CGRA Opening Day, Columbia River, OR. Community sail & checkout. Info,

June 22-23 — Summer Sailstice, a global celebration of sailing. Events, prizes. Info,

June 22-23 — MarinaFest Boat Show, Burton Chace Park, Marina del Rey. Info,

June 22-23 — US Sailing International Offshore Safety at Sea, SWYC, San Diego. $350. Info,

June 23 — Master Mariners Wooden Boat Show, Corinthian YC, Tiburon, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $20; kids under 12 free. MMBA,

June 23 — Summer Sailstice/Sail a Small Boat Day on Half Moon Bay. HMBYC,

June 23 — US Sailing International Offshore Safety at Sea hands-on training only, SWYC, San Diego. $250. Info,

June 23 — US Sailing International Offshore Safety at Sea Refresher Course with hands-on training, SWYC, San Diego. $250. Info,

June 25 — Dead Whales Do Tell Tales, Bay Model, Sausalito, 7-9 p.m. With Moe Flannery of Calif. Academy of Sciences. $5-$10 donations encouraged. Info, (415) 332-3871.

June 25-26 — RS Aero Steve Cockerill Clinic, Columbia River Gorge, OR. CGRA,

June 26-27 — North U Youth Match Racing Clinic at SDYC. Info, or

June 29 — Marine Swap Meet, Morro Bay Maritime Museum. $10 spaces; free entry. Info, (805) 772-6254.

June 29 — Body of Water, Bay Model, Sausalito, 2-4 p.m. With Michael Stocker of Ocean Conservation Research. $5-$10 donations encouraged. Info, (415) 332-3871.

July 4 — Independence Day.

July 5-7 — Match Race Clinegatta, San Francisco. For women skippers and open crews. StFYC,

July 8-10 — 29er Clinic. CGRA,

July 13 — Delta Doo Dah BBQ, wine tasting & food pairing, Delta Bay Marina, Isleton. Info,

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