Please join us for a special fundraiser and an evening of camaraderie as the legendary Bernida, winner of the 1925, 1927 and 2012 Bayview To Mackinac yacht race makes her new permanent home at the Michigan Maritime Museum.
100% of the proceeds will be used to assure Bernida's refurbishment keeps her actively sailing. The Michigan Maritime Museum is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. A portion of your ticket is tax deductible.
Saturday, June 15, 2013
6:00pm Cocktails & Heavy Hors d’oeuvres
8:00 pm Program & Music
Tom Ervin, Author of the new book Bernida!
Al Declercq, Winning captain of Bernida in the 2012
Bayview to Mackinac Race
Jeff Steiner, Singer/Songwriter, Sail On Bernida!
Dress: Yacht Club Casual
$75.00 / Person
Can’t Attend? Consider Making a Tax Deductible Contribution
Deck Hand Level: $150
Receive a signed CD with the song Bernida, By Jeff Steiner
2nd Mate Level: $250
Receive all the benefits of the Deck Hand Level, plus a signed copy of the book Bernida! By Tom Ervin & Al Declercq.
1st Mate Level: $500
Receive all the benefits of the 2nd Mate Level, plus two specially engraved Bernida wine glasses and a commemorative Bernida tote bag.
Skipper Level: $1000
Receive all of the benefits of the 1st Mate level, plus a family membership to the museum and a 20% discount on any sailings offered by the Michigan Maritime Museum.
Commodore Level: $2,500+
Receive all of the benefits of the Skipper Level plus, receive a personal sailing session with the 2012 winning captain Al Declercq and his winning first mate. Date to be mutually agreed upon.