Welcome to the Mackinac Island Yacht Club web site. The Yacht Club, founded in 1937, currently includes 310 members, many of whom are residents of Mackinac Island, Michigan. The clubhouse sits directly across from the Michigan State Waterways marina in the Mackinac Island harbor.
The clubhouse is
open from about mid-May until mid-October. It offers members
use of comfortable living quarters, a scenic porch and serves
members and their guests. The house contains seven second and
third floor rooms that are available
for overnight accommodations for members and their guests.
This web site provides information about the
club and its activities. Members may check out the latest schedule
of events and race information.
A list of current officers & staff complete
with committee assignments is available as well as information
on membership. View Mackinac Island
Yacht Club labeled products in the store.
Throughout the site, you will find photographs of the club and its members. Members are encouraged to submit photos for inclusion on the site.
For more information on the background of the club, please visit the history page.
Members have a
section, reserved for their exclusive use. In this section,
members may participate in a members-only forum, view the Members
Photo Gallery and find out about special discounts offered
by fellow members of the Mackinac Island Yacht Club.
Please feel free to contact us, if you would like more information about the club.
We opened Monday, May 13th! We are looking forward to a great season and hope to see you a lot this summer. Friday, May 24th, will be our first dinner of Braised Short Ribs Thursday, May 30th, Salmon Thursday, June 6, Filet Thursday, June 13, Halibut.
We are hosting a small brunch on May 19th, and will begin our larger brunches in early June or as interest peaks.
We have just published a book commemorating our 75th anniversary and showcasing our history since 1937. It will be available for sale beginning June 1st. The cost is $63.00, $5.50 for shipping if needed.