Dust off your dancing shoes and prepare for “Surf’s Up” because Seattle Singles Yacht Club is hosting it’s 26th race and party to raise money for Northwest Harvest, a local food bank. In addition to a silent and live auction, there will be a catered dinner and dancing to music provided by Dancin’ DJ Ron Bolin. If you want to embrace the theme, dress like you’re headed toward the beach with your surf board! Or, just dress to have a great time as you mingle with friends while supporting Northwest Harvest.
The 26th Annual Benefit Sail and Powerboat Race starts at noon and the winners will be announced during an awards ceremony preceding dinner. Through fundraising and food collection, SSYC has provided more than one million meals to Washington State residents in the past 25 years.
Social hour and auction start at 5:30 p.m. at Ballard Elks Lodge, 6411 Seaview Ave NW. Event ends at 11 p.m. Free parking.
- Tickets are $50 for the entire event, or $25 for the dance only. (Dinner/auction/dancing ticket prices are $60 after Sept. 17)
- Silent Auction starts at 5:30 p.m. during happy hour.
- Race Awards ceremony at 6:30 p.m.
- Dinner is at 7 p.m.
- Dancing to DJ Ron Bolin until 11 p.m.
A few dinner tickets will be available at the door if the event hasn’t sold out. Unlimited dance tickets will be available starting at 8 p.m. (Cost for the dance only is $25)