On July 14, Ballena Bay Yacht Club is hosting a poker run to encourage local residents and sailing enthusiasts to visit the Island’s various clubs, such as the Aeolian, Alameda, Ballena Bay, Encinal and Oakland Yacht Clubs.
In past years, some top prize payouts have topped $400. The event takes place from 12 to 5:30 p.m. on July 14, with a steak dinner set for 7 p.m. at Ballena Bay.
On July 21, the Encinal Yacht Club will host Island Fever, a benefit for the Encinal Sailing Foundation and its youth sailing programs. The evening program includes an auction.