Entertainment and Social Events
To reserve your place at events, please enter your name etc. in the book at the bar. Payments can be made either by Cash, Credit / Debit Card or by Cheque (payable to "BYC"). You are requested to make full payment at the time of booking as to minimise the workload of the hard working Entertainments Team.
The Entertainments Committee will endeavour to open 'the book' approximately three weeks prior to each event, subject to full details being available.
All events listed on this website are open to BYC members and their invited guests only, unless stated otherwise.
The full 2018 - 2019 Winter Entertainments calendar will be published during September
Please check back periodically, as more events get added, or sometimes amended
Burns Night (7.30-8.00pm)
Paper Boat Race (raise funds for the RNLI) registration from 02.00pm
Saturday Night Fever Supper (7.30-8.00pm)
Sat 24th & Sun 25th
CCS Prizegiving (hosted at Benfleet Yacht Club)
Quiz Night (7.30pm)
Work Party Weekend (Early)
Jazz Night (7.30pm)
Easter Fun (12.00 onwards)
Fitting Out Supper (7.00-7.30pm)
Wakering YC "At Home" starting at 12.30 - all BYC members invited
Sea Shanty Night (8.00pm)
Throughout the year, we offer an active social and entertainment programme.
Full details are shown below.
BYC "Dowsing Room" Hire
Did you know that the main function room, known as the 'Dowsing Room', is available for hire by members at a modest fee to host their own private functions, weddings etc.?
Did you also know that the name of the club's Dowsing Room was taken from the name of our of our former headquarters, a light ship called the "Inner Dowsing" (see photo on the right)
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Sat 13th and Sun 14th
Saturday October 27th
Commodores Tea Day. Fun and events both on and off of the water, followed by the Commodores Tea.
Nore Race Prizegiving. Open to all BYC members (regardless of whether you entered the race), all race competitors, their crews, friends and family.
Work Party Weekend - Mornings: start 08.30am
Annual Dinner (initially open only to BYC members)
Either: Sunday 2nd
or Sunday 9th
Annual General Meeting - date to be confirmed
Benfleet Yacht Club, Canvey Road, Canvey Island, Essex. SS8 0QT. || Telephone 01268.792278 || www.benfleetyachtclub.org
Nore Race Prizegiving
Friday 29th June, starting at 08.00pm
Open to all BYC members (regardless of whether you competed in the race), all race competitors, plus their crews, friends and family.
BYC "At Home"
Friday 11th May
Starting at 07.30pm
All BYC members welcome
Free buffet food provided
Sea Shanty Night
Friday 20th April at 08.00pm
Song Sheets and Cockles provided
Free entry although a voluntary donation for the RNLI will be requested. Bring friends and family.
Forthcoming Events - April & May 2018