Events
Cayo Costa Beach Boat Trip
Saturday, June 1st, 9am outside lock at Cayo Costa Beach
Always a SGCYC favorite, we will be heading out to Cayo Costa beach for a great time with friends on the sand & water.  Make sure to bring plenty of sunscreen, food and drink.  Tom Ireland will be leading the group over to Cayo Costa.  Please contact Marc Kroeger for details.
 
Caladesi State Park boat trip
Wednesday, June 12th to Saturday, June 15th, 9am outside lock
Join us on a boat trip to one of the few untouched islands along the Gulf Coast that is only accessible by boat.  We will meet outside lock at 9:00am and travel a couple of hours by boat up the coast to city of Dunedin, which is located 2 miles across from Caladsi Park.  We will park at the marina of the hotel.  Boaters can have the choice of spending the night on their boats or at the hotel for the two nights of the trip.  Each day we will take one to two boats to members over to the park.  Please contact Marc Kroeger for more details.
 
Harbour House Inn Ft Myers Overnight Boat Trip
Friday, July 12th to Sunday, July 14th, 9am outside lock
Join us for a short three day boat excursion to Ft Myers.  We will be staying at the Harbour house Inn and using the Matanzas Bayside Inn Marina for our boats.  The hotel is just steps away from Ft Myers beach and within walking distance of great nightlife that include restaurants, bars and shopping.  Please contact Marc Kroeger for details.
 
Cabbage Key Restaurant Boat Trip
Saturday, August 10th, 9am outside lock
You can’t miss this boating lunch excursion as we head out to the world famous Cabbage Key island.  This Gulf Coast island includes 100 acres of tropical vegetation that surrounds the open-air restaurant.  As you enjoy lunch, you get a panoramic view of Pine Island Sound.  Please contact Marc Kroeger for details.
 
Stone Crab Baseball Game & Buffet
Saturday, August 17th, 6pm at Charlotte Sports Park
Come enjoy an evening baseball game with your fellow SGCYC members at the nearby Port Charlotte Sports Park.  Cheer on your Charlotte Stone Crabs as you enjoy an all you can eat buffet of Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, potato salad, and chips.  Meal also includes unlimited soft drinks & water.  The yacht club will also provide a keg of Miller Lite to enjoy.  After the game we will be entertained by a spectacular fireworks display right above our right field location!  All of this, including entrance into the park, for the low price of $25pp.  Please contact Mike OReilly for details.
                                                                                  
 
Marathon Overnight Boat Trip
Monday, August 19th to Friday, August 23rd, 9am outside lock
An annual favorite, we will once again be heading down by boat to City of Marathon, located in the Keys.  It takes about 6 hours to get to Marathon by boat (stopping near Naples for gas).  We will stay at the Hyatt Place hotel which is situated at the site of the historic Faro Blanco Lighthouse and nearby the famous Seven Mile Bridge.  There is plenty of waterside restaurants & bars to enjoy.  We will organize a chartered fishing excursion in which we all enjoy the caught fish at a local restaurant.  There is plenty to do with snorkeling and kayaking all available nearby.  If possible, we will try to rent a car to head down south 50 miles to hang out in Key West for the day.  Please contact Marc Kroeger for details.