2014 FOURTH OF JULY RENDEZVOUS
The Annual July 4th Rendezvous will be held at the Way’s. The event will start at 2:00 PM after the Shady Side Parade. You are welcome to come ahead of time to enjoy the parade that starts at 10:00 AM. You are also welcome to stay overnight on Thursday evening (July 3rd), and/or stay overnight on the 4th, whatever meets your sailing schedule to continue the 4th of July Weekend to other Chesapeake Bay Activities.
CMA members are welcomed to use the Way dock or anchor out and dinghy in. Please bring a side dish: (Appetizers, Salad, Vegetables or a Dessert) to share, and your favorite choice of beer and/or wine. Soft drinks will be provided by CMA. Dave will grill chicken, hamburgers, and franks (provided by CMA). Food will be served around 4:00 PM. Please RSVP if you plan to come, 410-867-2814 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Directions by land:
Exit Rt. 50 at Aris Allen Blvd. Route 665 (Exit 22), and proceed to Route 2 South. Continue on Rt. 2 until Rt. 214 (Central Ave.). Turn left onto Rt. 214 East continue to Muddy Creek Road (Rt. 468 South). Turn right onto Rt. 468 and follow for about 15 minutes through the Galesville traffic light and the Churchton traffic light where Muddy Creek Road changes its name to Shady Side Road. Shady Side Road will be closed 10:00 AM – Noon for the Shady Side Parade. Once you pass the Shady Side Fire House, at the fourth left turn onto Steamboat Rd. (there will be a sign on the right saying Chesapeake Yacht Club) and proceed about ¾ mile. Turn left on Thomas Drive that will run into Hine Drive. Proceed to the 6th house on the left (4919 Hine Dr.), just before John Marshall Park. You can park in the Way’s driveway or at the Community Park parking lot next to the house.
Directions by sea:
From West River #1 proceed toward Galesville. At Red marker #6 bear to port and pass Chesapeake YC. Continue to bear to port on South Creek and stop at the Way’s dock (first house after John Marshall Park and community dock). Look for the Corsair 31. MLW is about 5 ft. from the Yacht Club to the Way’s dock.