Membership Meeting

In accordance with the Macatawa Bay Yacht Club Bylaws, the General Membership meeting will be held on Friday, May 24th, 2019 at 1745 hours (5:45 PM). The Flag Officers will present their reports and will take questions from the membership. Below are the proposed amendments to the MBYC Bylaws that will be voted on during […]

Member Buffet

From 6 pm – 9 pm the MBYC will be having a buffet for members attending the members meeting. $19 per adult and $9 per child under 10 years old. Menu House Salad, Dinner Rolls, Fruit, Loaded Potato Salad, Mixed Vegetable, Mashed Potatoes, Pot Roast, Open Faced Chicken Saltimbocca, Grilled Salmon, Assorted Desserts.

Burning of The Socks

This annual event on the Saturday of Memorial weekend at 5:30 pm, which is open to all, takes place on the front lawn to celebrate the end of winter.  Our tradition is to bring a pair of socks from the winter and throw them into the fire-pit. You are encouraged to write a poem (doggerel .. […]

Bill Ash Memorial Breakfast

This fun event offers an amazing breakfast buffet with your service provided by our MBJYC junior members.  The children set the tables, take drink orders, clear the tables and reset.  Proceeds help support the MBJYC events.  Members children and grandchildren are welcome to come help, volunteers should arrive at 8:00 am. The breakfast is available […]

Blessing of The Fleet

Start your boating season by receiving a blessing.  Our flag officers and clergy will be lined up on the front wall while the procession of boats goes by. The event starts at 11 am and all local boats are welcome.

Heartbreaker takes 2nd in the Melges 20 World Champ.

Tight competition characterized the championship; the top four teams were only a few points apart, locked in a tight battle throughout the final day. Heartbreaker by Bob Hughes with Federico Michetti and Manu Weiller finished in second place, giving a warm, happy embrace to the winning team of the Stig after the finish. Click Here […]

MBJA & Hope College Fundraiser

Come to the MBYC for a dinner, a presentation made by the Stars & Stripes America’s Cup Team and raise funds for the MBJA and the Hope college sailing team in April 13th at 6 pm. Tickets are $100. To get tickets for this event Click Here or mail your payment to… Macatawa Community SailingPO […]

Join the Fight Against Cancer

Come to the MBYC to enjoy the Leukemia Cup and the Commodores Cup and help fight for a very worthwhile cause on the following dates. Thursday, April 25th – Kickoff Celebration & Speaker Seminar at the MBYC at 6 pm to discuss First Aid At Sea Featuring or own Don Condit. This event is free […]

2018 M32 World Championship

With talent pulled from Grand Prix events around the world, this year’s World Championship marks the largest grouping of M32’s ever assembled on Chicago’s stadium race course – a venue that first debuted at the 2016 Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series Chicago. Gearing up for the M32 Worlds, seven of the teams competed in […]

J111 2018 North American Championship

The J111 championship was quite an interesting race. Due to torrential rain, the 6th race was skipped and Friday was very windy making sailing a challenge. Congratulations and thanks to all the sailors who joined in the J111 North American Championship. Special congratulations go out to our very own Brad Faber who took third place. SKELETON […]