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News at Whitstable Yacht Club

Food & drink

Whitstable Yacht Club hosts Keith's Coffee Hut in the forecourt, where hot and cold drinks, and a range of hot snacks are served every day.

We have a full time bar, which offers an extensive range of drinks and snacks. Please come along and sample our Guest Ales!

Members can book the club for a private party or social event, or the Committee Room for a meeting. The club is very flexible, hosting small gatherings and meetings up to large weddings and birthday parties! To book an event members should email the office with their request – Please advise the following information in the email:
Date of event, number to be invited, start and finish times, will food be served, will music be booked – if yes - name of band/disco and start/finish times of playing

The Summer 2024 Bar Opening Times from the beginning of June are:

Bank Holidays will see Mondays changed to Sunday hours.

The bar may be opened longer if special events or parties are planned (for example Thursday closing times are regularly extended for the Music open mic group). Please discuss your requirement's with a member of the Bar committee giving at least 2 weeks notice.

Social events

Please support your club by attending our social events! Friends & family of members are welcome to attend, providing they are signed in as your guests.

Date Event Description
01/08/2024 - 19:00 Whitstable Week Social Events This year's Whitstable Week has some great socials planned. Come down for the whole week of sailing and social, from Wednesday to Sunday, or just join us in the evenings for some great entertainment:
Wednesday 31st July: CADET NIGHT
Thursday 1st August: WYC CLUB BAND NIGHT – Live music from our very own talented club members from 20.00.
Friday 2nd August: PHIL & IAN’S LAYED BACK QUIZ - First question at 19.00. Teams of 6 max.
Saturday 3rd August: COMMODORES COCKTAILS and LIVE MUSIC from Sold on Soul. Cocktails served between 18.00 – 19.30, music to follow.
Sunday 4th August: PRIZE GIVING after racing.
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17/08/2024 - 14:00 GUINNESS WORLD RECORD ATTEMPT GIG 6 songs sung by Dave Rogers at WYC from 2pm. Dave's playing 12 gigs in the day in an attempt to take the Guinness World Record. Come along to witness this achievement!
13/10/2024 - 13:00 Meeting of Sailors
20/10/2024 - 16:00 Annual Prize Giving
08/12/2024 - 16:00 Winter Series Prize Giving
Tuesday Nights - Games Evening Every Tuesday from 7pm, Mexican train dominoes, cribbage or bring your own - come and join us! Bit of luck, bit of skill, bit of a laugh, bit of wine!! Or bring your own game.
Wednesday Nights - Pool League Games From 8pm - Pool league games played by WYC pool teams. Feel free to come and support, or enquire at the bar to join a team!
2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month - WYC Book Club We currently have two groups that meet on 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month, If you’re interested in joining the WYC Book club get in touch with Kellie Gray on 079 6604 6693, it’s a lovely way meet new members whether you’re a sailor or social member.
Thursday Night - Open Pool Nights From 7pm - open pool night. All over 16’s welcome. Free table, winner stays on unless players present want to change.
1st & 3rd Thursday of the month - Music Club Meet 1st & 3rd Thursdays of the month 7:30 to 10pm. We pick some songs to rehearse beforehand and get to play together as several bands. Welcome guitarists, singers, keyboards, drums, percussion, flutes, fiddles… anything with a tune! We put on a gig at the club every quarter, aim to showcase 24 songs. Contact: Andrew Provan 07899662412
1st and 3rd Monday of the month - Art club Starting on the 5th December - Its a fun get together and learn new skills with others, you will need to supply your own equipment. Meet in the sea room between 10:30 and 1:30pm for more details contact Tizzie on 079 2026 2673.
Coffee Club - Every morning Coffee club - meet every morning from 10.30 in the sea room, this is open to all WYC members

Interested in having WYC host an event?

The club can be booked for private parties. Contact the Club Manager if you are interested in booking the club.