Boat Show

Classic Boat Show

Sunday June 16, 2019 is Father’s Day. A celebrated tradition, The Detroit Yacht Club will proudly hold its annual Father’s Day Antique and Classic Boat Review at our Clubhouse and Harbor on Belle Isle in Detroit, Michigan. This family tradition is a daylong affair celebrating Dad’s special day combined with classic boats, cars, great dining, and the beautiful amenities of the Detroit Yacht Club.

  • Show Hours – 9:00am to 3:00pm – Captains meeting at 10:00am, awards ceremony held at 3:00pm.

  • Participants are encourages to be docked or parked for lawn display by 9:00am.

  • Participant’s families are welcome to attend by vehicle – please make note on your reservation form.

  • Dining reservations are required in order to dine at the brunch or dining in the Grill Restaurant and patio.

  • Boat Launch – The DYC ramp has been refurbished and is available for launching your vessel.

*Registration due to the office by June 3rd

We encourage you to survey the grounds, Clubhouse, and enjoy our facilities including the gourmet brunch, served on the second floor of our Clubhouse. While displaying your vessel, your family members are welcome to attend by automobile to join you for brunch. Please call ahead to make reservations for your family and friends who will attend the show with you, they will need to be on the guest list with our front gate.

Registration & Registration Form

To accept our invitation, please fill out the attached registration form (here)  and return to the office at [email protected]  or fax the form to (313) 824-7962, by June 3rd, so we can ensure inclusion in our program. There is no registration or dockage fee for our show. Dockage Saturday evening is free for those who would like to spend an evening at our Club. If you are arriving earlier than Saturday, please indicate this on the form and our Harbormaster will discuss dockage and rates for Thursday and Friday arrivals.

Thank you,
DYC Antique & Classic Boat Show

Additional Important Event Information

Day of Show

Participants are asked to be at the Club, docked or parked for lawn display, by 9:00am. For those arriving by water, signage in front of the Club will direct you to the docking area. Dockhands are available to assist you with dockage, but please call ahead to receive your dock assignments. The dockhands monitor VHF Channel 9. If you do not have VHF, please call (313) 824-1200 ext. 264 and arrange docking 30 minutes prior to your arrival.

Check In & Brunch Reservations

At the check-in booth, you will be presented with a show program, and one (1) brunch coupon to be used at the brunch on the second floor.  One brunch coupon per party please, regardless of the number of vehicles on display.  Additional brunch tickets for others in your party can be purchased for $29.95 (plus tip & tax) Adults; $14.95 (plus tip & tax) Children 7 through 12; $8.95 (plus tip & tax) Children 4 through 6;  Children 3 & Under are free.  It is very important to call the Club ahead of time to make brunch reservations for your entire party by calling 313-824-1200 before June 8, 2019.  In addition to the brunch, other dining options are available at the poolside snack bar, outside harbor side dining, along with the Starboard Haven Lounge and Grill Restaurant.  Visa, MasterCard, American Express, & Discover Card may be used to make all of your purchases at the Club.  Our dress codes are relaxed for this day; shorts, slacks, and casual tops are appropriate as bathing suits and tank tops are strongly discouraged for dining. Proper attire is expected and required.  Lounge patrons must be of age.

Boat Launch
The renovated DYC ramp is available on our island or Windsor’s Lakeview Park for our Canadian friends.

To find out more about the Car Show, use this link:
Click Here  for Car Registration

  • One Riverbank Road
  • Belle Isle
  • Detroit, MI 48207
  • Tel: (313) 824-1200
  • Fax: (313) 824-7962
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