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"SON OF A SON" SCHEDULE

"As the son of a son of a sailor 

I went out on the sea for adventure" 

Jimmy Buffett

FRIDAY, MAY 27


Sunset

Arriving guests report to the Drifter poop deck

If you show up in flip flops, beer is on the house

(If you don’t show up in flip flops, beer is also on the house)


7:00 ’til whenever

Late-night spaghetti supper, on the house for freeloaders (hosts ante up) 


After nightfall

Registration and check-in


SATURDAY, MAY 28


8:00 to ~ 11:30 a.m.

Jr. Dixie - Pre-registration requested


9:00 a.m. - noon

Dixie registration topside, on the upper deck


9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Rita’s annual stuff-yourself brunch


12:00 noon

Competitors report to Point


1:00 p.m.

Spectator boat passengers meet at the Point (BYO life jackets)


1:25 p.m.

1st race warning signal 

2nd race to follow 


6:15 p.m.

Little landsharks pizza picnic

Downstairs in the Junior Room


6:30 p.m.

Parrothead Margarita and Appetizer Party

“The very best margarita will always be the one 

that somebody else buys for you.” (J.Buffett)

Appetizer feeding frenzy on the lawn 

Big kid games in the yard    


Dress code?  Pirates, Parrotheads and Landsharks!  Put on your wildest Jimmy Buffett Concert attire and your larger than life Parrothead hats!

The bigger, the brighter, the wilder -- the better! 


7:30 p.m.

Cheeseburgers in Paradise, of course! 

Inside/Outside/Wherever 

 

8:30 p.m.

Dessert 

 

8:31 p.m. till we drop

Beach music, hang time and Potted Thistle spy ring



SUNDAY, MAY 29


7:30 a.m.

Caffeine and calories from the galley before heading back to the water

 

9:25 a.m.

3rd race warning signal 

(No warning signal will be made after 1:00 for Flight 1.  

Flight 2 may have a warning signal after 1:00.) 


12:30 p.m.

Lunch, regatta winners and special awards

Recognition of our multigenerational Thistle families

Cheers for our Son of a Son of a Sailor Dixie champions!


MONDAY, MAY 30


No more Thistling, but on-the-water fun continues with 

the MEMORIAL DAY REGATTA for Lasers and Optis. 

Bring a second set of toys and check it out here



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