Boating Season is here!
Don’t miss the fabulous Delta Rat Poker run on May 2nd. This will be a fabulous way to start the boating season! Meet at Spindrift for coffee between 0900 hours and 1000 hours (9:00AM – 10:00AM). Stops and fun at all these great places: Riverboat, Rosa’s, Paradise Bar & Grill, Rusty Porthole, and back to Spindrift for your poker hand and a barbeque dinner. $300 First Prize, many other prizes! This will be a great day on the Delta. You do not have to make any of the stops to win the grand prize, poker hands will be dealt back at Spindrift. Don’t miss this one all of your friends will be there! Go on the website www.californiadelta.org to register and order your shirt.
Discovery Bay Yacht Club is holding their opening day parade on April 19, the theme is “spring fling”. The San Joaquin Yacht Club is holding theirs the same Day at Bethel Island.
Don’t miss the PICYA Opening Day on the Bay on April 27th and finally the Sacramento Yacht Club will be cruising up the Sacramento River on their opening day May 4. Yours truly will be a judge so I hope to see you there, call 916-698-6209 for information!
About Bill Wells - A retired yacht broker, Bill is currently the Executive Director of the California Delta Chambers & Visitor's Bureau. He is an active member of the Northern California Fleet of the Classic Yacht Association. In their spare time he and his beloved wife Sue cruise their 1937 Stephens cruiser Ranger to boating events throughout the Delta. Bill is active in matters helping to preserve and protect the California Delta. He chronicles his adventures in the monthly Delta Rat Scrapbook column for Bay & Delta Yachtsman magazine.