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Welcome to the Port Orchard Yacht Club web site! We’ve made some changes recently, and the seas continue to change! Let us know if we’ve missed something you like by sending an email to your Fleet Captain, Fred Barrett at fleetcaptain@poyc.org. Thanks for your patience!

  • POYC Memorial Day Cruise memorialThe FUN Starts at Des Moines Marina Friday, May 26 ~ Monday May 29 Come and join us as we cruise to Des Moines Marina for the annual Memorial Day Cruise! This is wonderful cruise and a great tradition as we gather for fun, games, food and the traditional ‘laying of the wreath’ as we bid BonVoyage ...
  • Mermaids and Bubbles, Paints & Pints mermaidJoin us for a guided group lesson of painting and fun. NO experience is required! Paint Night is designed for all levels of ability. Your registration will include step by step instruction and all your art supplies. Coffee and snacks provided, BYOB! Come on out and have a little fun with your fellow POYC shipmates. Friday, ...
  • April WIC Luncheon at Gig Harbor 16427372_10209025916505976_3299427394388474718_nThe Gig Harbor Yacht Club cordially invites you to the Woman’s Interclub Luncheon “Spring into Hope” Tuesday, April 11, 2017,  Social hour is at 11am. Luncheon is at 12pm. Featured speaker at 1pm. The featured speaker is a member of GHYC, Cyndee Gray. She will be sharing information about Shared Hope International, an influential voice on the sex trafficking scene. Cyndee ...
  • Tacoma Yacht Club Daffodil Marine Festival and Parade daffodilDaffodil Marine Festival and Parade, a 65 Year Tradition Continues, April 21, 22 & 23, 2017 This year’s theme is “Daffodil Paradise”. The Daffodil Marine Festival and Parade, the culmination of the Pierce County Daffodil parade season and the signal of the opening of the boating season in the South sound is celebrating its 65th year. Over 175 ...
  • POYC April Fools Steak Fry steak-fry1-300x300  FINALLY! An April Fools Weekend that Isn’t a JOKE! Come on out and enjoy a long standing tradition of GREAT food and good friends!  Start out Saturday evening, April 1st, with the Steak Fry hosted by our own Diann Hemmert. Diann and her crew have been putting on this incredible event for years! And boy can they put ...
  • St. Patrick’s Day Cruise to Poulsbo st patrick's clipartRegister Here POYC St. Patrick’s Day Cruise March 17~19, 2017 Friday: Set up during the day. Mixer at 5 pm in the Multi-purpose room for those of us that arrive on Friday. ** Bring an appetizer to share. ** Saturday: 9am Coffee, sweet rolls and fruit. 1 pm Dice and Cards in the Multi-purpose room. 6 pm Potluck in the Multi-purpose ...
  • POYC Penguin Cruise Begins the 2017 Season! 2017 POYC Penguin CruiseThe day dawned clear and cold as the intrepid sailors of the Port Orchard Yacht Club made their way toward the shores of beautiful Blake Island for the annual Penguin Cruise. Steeped in a deep tradition of rain, snow, sleet, raccoons and goose poo, the Penguin Cruise has been a favorite for the stout of heart ...
  • IT’S ON! – Port Orchard Yacht Club Announces 2016 Lighted Boat Parade Port Orchard, Washington – November 7, 2016 – Area Yacht Club announces Holiday Boat Parade featuring Lighted Vessels and Santa sharing holiday greetings to those ashore. Even the bad weather won’t keep us down!!! Port Orchard Yacht Club (POYC) is proud to announce the 60th Anniversary of our Annual Lighted Boat Parade and Santa’s seaward arrival to ...
  • Women’s Interclub Counsel 2017 Schedule Beginning in 1938, the ladies of the Tacoma, Bremerton and Everett Yacht clubs got together to meet and exchange ideas. As the years passed and more clubs were invited to join, this became the beginning of the “Grand 14” Yacht Clubs. The Women’s Interclub Counsel (WIC) is composed of any woman’s auxiliary or ladies group of the ...
  • Buckle Up for Rough Weather! Northwest Weather ServiceThe National Weather Service is forecasting two severe storms for Western Washington beginning Thursday, October 13, 2016, with another, potentially stronger storm Saturday, October 15th. The service predicts high winds with sustained speeds between 25 and 40 miles per hour (MPH), with gusts up to 60 MPH forecast. CNN has forecasted 80 MPH winds for ...