Feb
    9
    Wed
    DIYC Pub Night @ Hinesburgh Public House
    Feb 9 @ 5:30 pm

    Pub nights are opportunities to get together with club members during the off-season and catch up, reminisce and/or make plans for the boating season ahead.

    Mar
    9
    Wed
    DIYC Pub Night @ Hinesburgh Public House
    Mar 9 @ 5:30 pm

    Pub nights are opportunities to get together with club members during the off-season and catch up, reminisce and/or make plans for the boating season ahead.

    Apr
    13
    Wed
    DIYC Pub Night @ Hinesburgh Public House
    Apr 13 @ 5:30 pm

    Pub nights are opportunities to get together with club members during the off-season and catch up, reminisce and/or make plans for the boating season ahead.

    May
    14
    Sat
    Tent Raising & Spring Work Day
    May 14 all-day

    Club members, led by our Facilities Team, will put up the DIYC tent at Point Bay Marina and generally spruce up the A-frame and the surrounding area.

    May
    28
    Sat
    Cruise Weekend @ Lake Champlain
    May 28 – May 30 all-day

    A cruise weekend will take place over the long Memorial Day Weekend. Details TBA closer to the event.

    Saturday Morning Coffee @ DIYC Tent
    May 28 @ 8:00 am

    Coffee and light fare (usually doughnuts or bagels or both) are provided for members at the DIYC tent, as a kick-off to a fun weekend on the lake.

    DIYC Fast Sail @ Town Farm Bay
    May 28 @ 10:30 am

    Fast Sail events, organized by our Race Team and the Fast Sail director, are held throughout the season. Stay tuned for more information on the 2022 schedule at our Fast Sail page.

    Jun
    4
    Sat
    Open Boats @ Point Bay Marina
    Jun 4 all-day

    Select DIYC members will open their boats, sail and power, large and small, for visits by members. More information to follow, closer to the event.

    Commodore’s Reception @ DIYC Tent
    Jun 4 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

    Season-opening Commodore’s Reception with coffee and pastries at the DIYC Tent!

    Jun
    8
    Wed
    Evening Fast Sail @ Town Farm Bay
    Jun 8 @ 6:00 pm

    An evening Fast Sail event will be held, starting around 6 p.m. on Town Farm Bay. Stay tuned: We’ll have details soon at our Fast Sail page.

    Jun
    11
    Sat
    Vessel Safety Check @ Point Bay Marina
    Jun 11 all-day

    The annual free safety check, performed by Coast Guard-trained volunteers, is for vessels docked or moored at Point Bay Marina. They will check out your safety equipment like flares, life jackets, lights, sound devices, fire extinguishers etc. and things like disposal placards and registration. NO TICKETS will be issued! If you pass, you will get a sticker to display on your boat and if you fall short, they’ll let you know what you need. Sign up at the Point Bay Marina store.

    Saturday Morning Coffee @ DIYC Tent
    Jun 11 @ 8:00 am

    Coffee and light fare (usually doughnuts or bagels or both) are provided for members at the DIYC tent, as a kick-off to a fun weekend on the lake.

    Jun
    25
    Sat
    Vessel Christening @ Point Bay Marina
    Jun 25 all-day

    Have a new boat, or one taking on a new name? We’ll help you officially christen your boat during this event. Details for joining in the fun, and timing of the event, TBA.

    Saturday Morning Coffee @ DIYC Tent
    Jun 25 @ 8:00 am

    Coffee and light fare (usually doughnuts or bagels or both) are provided for members at the DIYC tent, as a kick-off to a fun weekend on the lake.

    DIYC Fast Sail @ Town Farm Bay
    Jun 25 @ 10:30 am

    Fast Sail events, organized by our Race Team and the Fast Sail director, are held throughout the season. Stay tuned for more information on the 2022 schedule at our Fast Sail page.

    Chicken Barbecue @ DIYC Tent
    Jun 25 @ 6:00 pm

    The annual Chicken Barbecue, one of the most popular events on the DIYC calendar, returns June 25. Details to follow.

    Jul
    1
    Fri
    Cruise Week 2022 @ Lake Champlain
    Jul 1 – Jul 10 all-day

    Cruise Week for 2022 is tentatively scheduled for July 1-10. Save the dates. Details to follow.

    Jul
    16
    Sat
    Destination Burlington @ Burlington Waterfront
    Jul 16 – Jul 17 all-day

    A Destination Burlington weekend is tentatively scheduled for July 16 & 17 on the Burlington Waterfront, with a dock party and more events. Stay tuned for details.

    Jul
    17
    Sun
    BTV Fast Sail Pursuit @ Burlington Waterfront
    Jul 17 all-day

    The event is a pursuit Fast Sail from off Burllington to Town Farm Bay, following a weekend meet-up and dock party on the Burlington waterfront. More info to follow at our Fast Sail page.

    Jul
    30
    Sat
    Saturday Morning Coffee @ DIYC Tent
    Jul 30 @ 8:00 am

    Coffee and light fare (usually doughnuts or bagels or both) are provided for members at the DIYC tent, as a kick-off to a fun weekend on the lake.

    DIYC Fast Sail @ Town Farm Bay
    Jul 30 @ 10:30 am

    Fast Sail events, organized by our Race Team and the Fast Sail director, are held throughout the season. Stay tuned for more information on the 2022 schedule at our Fast Sail page.

    Aug
    13
    Sat
    Diamond Island Regatta @ DIYC Tent & Town Farm Bay
    Aug 13 all-day

    The Diamond Island Regatta, DIYC’s major sailing event of each season, is scheduled for August 13. The day will include a breakfast and captains’ meeting at the DIYC tent, the race starting on Town Farm Bay, and the annual Lobster Fest dinner and awards ceremony that evening. Details to follow.

    Aug
    14
    Sun
    Split Rock Race @ Town Farm Bay
    Aug 14 all-day

    The Split Rock Race, added to the schedule in 2021, takes place the day following the Diamond Island Regatta. Both of these sailboat races are part of the Lake Champlain Championship Series. Details to follow.

    Aug
    20
    Sat
    Destination Westport Weekend @ Westport, N.Y.
    Aug 20 – Aug 21 all-day

    A weekend rendezvous for club members at the dock in Westport, N.Y., is on the schedule for August. Stay tuned for details.

    Westport Fast Sail Pursuit @ Town Farm Bay
    Aug 20 all-day

    A pursuit sailboat race, starting on Town Farm Bay and ending off Westport, N.Y., will take place on Saturday morning of the Destination Westport Weekend. Details to follow.

    Saturday Morning Coffee @ DIYC Tent
    Aug 20 @ 8:00 am

    Coffee and light fare (usually doughnuts or bagels or both) are provided for members at the DIYC tent, as a kick-off to a fun weekend on the lake.

    Aug
    27
    Sat
    Saturday Morning Coffee @ DIYC Tent
    Aug 27 @ 8:00 am

    Coffee and light fare (usually doughnuts or bagels or both) are provided for members at the DIYC tent, as a kick-off to a fun weekend on the lake.

    Sep
    9
    Fri
    Cruise Weekend @ Lake Champlain
    Sep 9 – Sep 11 all-day

    A three-day cruise weekend is tentatively scheduled for September. Stay tuned for details.

    Sep
    17
    Sat
    DIYC Fast Sail @ Town Farm Bay
    Sep 17 @ 10:30 am

    Fast Sail events, organized by our Race Team and the Fast Sail director, are held throughout the season. Stay tuned for more information on the 2022 schedule at our Fast Sail page.

    Sep
    24
    Sat
    Cidertini Challenge & Celebration
    Sep 24 all-day

    The Cidertini Challenge is not to be missed. It’s our last race of the year and features a classic start and finish (committee boat, horns, and flags) and classes for both Jib and Main and Spinnaker racing. The Cidertini Celebration will follow at the DIYC tent—one more time to celebrate the season. There will be hot mulled cider with optional bourbon for a kick, cold cider, cider donuts and Vermont apples and cheese. We’ll announce the winners of the race and just enjoy each other’s company while doing our second favorite thing, talking about all things boating. So, power or sail, in the water or out, working on decommissioning or planning another month on the lake, come join us under the tent for some fun and camaraderie. Stay tuned for details.