Dinner auction - SundaY, january 19, 2020


Viansa Sonoma Winery

Our Annual Dinner Auction will be held at Viansa Winery! More info to come.

Jack to jack boat race - sATURDAY, april 18, 2020


 10:45  - 2:00

Jack London Lodge and Jack London Village

National Anthem: 10:45AM

(sung by Mayra Swatt with 4-plane flyover)

Heat  #1: 11:00

Heat #2: 11:30

Heat #3: 12:00

Heat #4: 12:30

Heat #5: 1:00

FINAL RACE: 1:30 at the Jack London Village

2:30 Winner's Circle at the Jack London Lodge

Wine Trolley ends: 3:00 PM

The Day's Events

 Race Day is April 18th, a great event you won't want to miss.  There will be music and festivities at the Jack London Lodge. Sonoma Valley Wine Trolley will transport you between the two venues.  Commemorative T-shirts and other JLYC items will be for sale. 

• Only Volunteer Firemen and Race Officials (in blue vests) allowed in or near the creek.

•  Viewing is at the Jack London Lodge Creekside and Jack London Village, Creekside.

•  Porta-Potties will be available at the Jack London Lodge parking lot area.

•  The Glen Ellen Village Market will have an outdoor BBQ.

•  A special Race Day Menu will be served at the Jack London Lodge Saloon.

•  Glen Ellen’s Sonoma Strong truck will transport the sailboats after each Heat, from the Village to the Lodge.

•  Kayaks will escort boats down the Creek along the course to ensure a timely race.

Jack London Village Activities:

• Squire Fridell (Gleynlyon Winery) will be the play-by-play announcer

• Beer Garden on the deck

• Historical Society Booth

• Yeti Food Court

• Healing Center and Candle store display

past event - kenwood 4th of july celebration


4th of July, 2019, Kenwood

 We had a fun JLYC float with members aboard.  We had a booth at the park with 4th of July JLYC T-shirts, sailboat cookies, JLYC apparel, raffles, and Jack to Jack sailboats on display. A great time was had by all! 

past event - the grant distribution event


September 8, 2019, Valley of the Moon Winery

 We distributed $31,250 to multiple community groups through grants and additional donations! Tommy and Dick Smothers (and Yo-Yo Man) were there to entertain and help hand out the grants.

Over 120 people attended the event and enjoyed chilled chardonnay on the sun-drenched patio of the Valley of the Moon Winery.

Past Event - glen ellen fair and parade


Sunday, October 14, 2019, Glen Ellen

All hands were on deck at the Glen Ellen Parade and Fair! Big O and a 1929 Ford Cabriolet were decked out in JLYC burgees and American pennants for the parade. Our JLYC booth was supplied with swag, videos, raffles, and apparel. We had many locals, members, and new faces come by to say HI!

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