South Sound Opening Day of Boating

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Event Info

  • Dates: May 14, 2022
  • Time: 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
  • Website: Event Link

Weather permitting, this annual event to celebrate the South Sound Opening Day of Boating will be held outdoors at the Des Moines Yacht Club. It will begin at 3pm, and conclude around 4:30pm. If weather doesn’t cooperate, the ceremony will be held indoors. Join in for the introductory flag ceremony, a reading by the Mayor of the City Proclamation acknowledging the event, and a blessing of the fleet. There will be other social activities for visiting yacht clubs and invited guests on Friday and Saturday nights. This year’s theme is “Class of 1957!”