Country Fest
Saturday, November 3rd, 4:30 to 9:00 pm at Pavillion
Round up your favorite cowpoke and come and spend an evening listening to country music and dancing until the cows come home.  We will be serving a western barbecue catered by SuperDay consisting of BBQ chicken, ribs, roasted potatoes, baked beans, cole slaw and rolls.  Please bring a dessert to share.  Beer, Wine, soda, water will be provided.  Cowboy boots and hats are optional.  Sign up at the September or October member meetings, or by contacting Ralph & Marla Young at 941-697-9976.  Cost is only $20 for members and $30 for guests.  
SGCYC Annual Car Show.
Sunday, November 4th, Registration at 11:00, Car Show at Noon at Pavilion
The 2018 Car show will be on Sunday November 4th.  Ed Kerskie will once again head up this prime event.  Be sure to wash off your classic or not classic car and bring it over to the show.  Burgers, soda and water will be available.  Come on out and enjoy the day!
Veterans Day Boat Parade
Sunday, November 11th, 10:30 at At the bridge between the Lagoon and Zepher.
Honoring all of our Veterans!
Maurice Price will be leading our Veterans Day boat parade on Sunday, November 11th.  This is a great event, last year we had about 50 boats, lets get even more this year.
Decorate you boat in patriotic colors and join in the parade.   We will meet at the St. Paul Bridge in the Zepher at 10:30 (bridge between lagoon and Zepher waterway.  The parade will last just over an hour and is a great honor to our Veterans.  
SGCYC Golf Tournament
Sunday, November 18th, 7:30 am at 100 Rotonda Cir, Rotonda West
Gather your clubs and come and join us for a fun filled day of golf.  
You do not have to be a golf pro, just a friendly round of golf planned!  This event is held at the Rotunda Hills Golf Course on November 18th.  Includes golf, lunch (buffet style), and PRIZES for best game, worst game, closest to pin and more!  There will be 50/50 at this event.  Space is limited, registrations starts at 7:30 am, with a shot gun 4 person scramble start at 8:30 am.  Everyone should finish at the same time, and we will enjoy lunch together afterwards.  Grab your group of four and pre-register today, but contacting Hope Judd 941-786-4808 or Jim Gill at 941-697-1520.  If you do not have a group of 4, we will pair you up, this is a great opportunity to make new friends.  Cost is $45 for members, $50 for non-members. 
Lighted Boat Parade
Saturday, December 8th, 6:00 at Burwell Waterway
Come on and grab some decorations and put them on your boat! December 8th.  You can put just a few, or enough to be seen from space!   All are welcome to join in the parade.  All boats will muster in the Burwell waterway at 6:00 and then head down the Zephyr to the Presidents waterway.  At the Presidents waterway the boats will turn and proceed back up the Zephyr go in front of the bridge and then back to the Burwell.   Be sure if you are not joining the parade to find a great place to watch.  If you are watching from your boat, PLEASE stay well out of the channel as it is very hard for the Captains to see with all the lights.  Call Tom Ireland for more information 698-1909. 
Commodore's Ball
Saturday, January 12th, 5:30 pm to 10:30 pm at Englewood Elks -- 401 N Indiana Ave, Englewood
Tickets now on sale !!!!  Formal dinner night (tuxedo optional) as we celebrate the past year of the South Gulf Cove Yacht Club.  Presentations and awards after dinner.  This year, the event will be held at the Englewood Elks at 401 N. Indiana Ave.  Cost is $55 per member.  Dinner choices are Prime Rib, Chicken Marsala or Broiled Snapper Buerre Blanc.  Cost includes hot and cold appetizers, salad, entree, rolls, dessert, coffee/tea and entertainment.  Adult beverages will be available at Elk member pricing.  This is a fun, once a year event that fills up quickly.  Contact Hope Judd 941-786-4808 for your tickets, this event fills up quickly!!!!