2018-08: Aug Cruise – Newport Beach

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Fri, Aug 24, 2018 - Sun, Aug 26, 2018 All day
Newport Beach - Turning Basin Anchorage
Address: 15 Bay Island, Newport Beach, CA 92661, USA

Cruise Captain(s): Mike & Donna Groves
Cruise Co-Captain(s): Maggie & Jim McNamara


Join the Cruise with the WCYC for a fun weekend of good times, boating, friends and memories.


  • Friday night- we will start with a Welcome Poker Party from 6:00 pm until ????. Bring your favorite appetizer and your drinks and join us on Whole Life and Moist Obsession. $5.00 entry to play in the tournament and all proceeds will benefit WCYC.


  • Saturday morning- watch the beautiful sunrise as a Bloody Mary and Mimosa Bar along with Bagels, Croissants and fruit will be placed on Whole Life.


  • Saturday afternoon- Think you are the best Captain? Join in on the fun at 1:00 pm Bottle Sailboat Racing will begin. No motors allowed. Bring your homemade Bottle Boat and in front of the tie up; we will put them to the test. Who will survive? Who will get a Sawhorse, and who really is the best Captain? Prizes based on speed and most creative.


  • Saturday evening- No Host Dinner will be on the Patio at Wilma’s Patio Restaurant at 6:30 pm on the famous Balboa Island. Guests can dinghy themselves or grab a friend for a ride along. We will have plenty of dinghy’s so if you need a ride let us know.  Following dinner, we will go to the FAMOUS “FUN ZONE”. Let’s really test your arcade skills with a game of Skee Ball. Each guest will get a ticket to play and see who is the best. Afterward just hang out with friends and enjoy the arcade or go on the Ferris Wheel for an ultimate night time view of the Marina.


Sunday everyone can pull out at Leisure.




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    Please stay tuned for more information.


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    Cruise Co-Captains: The Bertrands

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