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Carolinas Fleet Rendevous May 31 - June 2

Friday, May 31, 2024, 12:00 PM until Sunday, June 2, 2024, 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) (UTC-05:00)
599 Mills Rd
Oriental, NC  28571
Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Leslie W Hewett, Jr.
Co Sponsor
John Stone
Co Sponsor
Registration is recommended
Payment In Full In Advance Only
No Fee
After a long period of inactivity the Carolinas Cape Dory Fleet is holding its inaugural rendezvous as an essential step to rebuilding the fleet. If you own a Cape Dory or are interested in these legendary boats please join us for a fun and informative gathering. This first rendezvous will be held at the waterfront home of Bill Hewett on Broad Creek off the Neuse River near Oriental North Carolina. While the rendezvous lasts three days the fleet elections, essential business, and presentation will occur on Saturday 1 June 2024.  Tent and small Camper parking is available on Bill's property as well as three guest rooms. There are also hotels and B&Bs in the area. There is sufficient water depth for anchoring off Bill's dock with 360° of protection.  If attending by boat contact Bill Hewett  for navigation and anchoring details. 

When:   Noon, Friday May 31st - Noon, Sunday June 2nd

Where:   Bulah Point, Broad Creek
                 ~ Lat   35*- 5.4’N
                 ~ Lon 76* - 37.8 W
              559 Mills Rd Oriental, NC 28571
                 (If arriving by land)

What:    - Cookout/potluck chez Bill Hewett.
            - General meeting and           
                  election of new Carolinas    
                  Fleet officers Saturday afternoon
            - Determine next rendezvous 
                   date and place.
            - Presentation by John Stone (CD 36 Far Reach) "What I've learned about offshore sailing." 
            - Recognition of Lou 
                  Ostendorf for his years of
                  dedication and stewardship of the Carolinas Fleet.

Please join us (by sea or land), as we begin a new, productive, exciting and fun Carolinas Fleet built around the boats we sail and revere!