Labor Day Classic Weekend Bash

09/01/2017 – 09/04/2017 all-day

This weekend bash has been a tradition at SRYC since 1934. An array of food, activities and entertainment is planned, including the Steve Sharp Band, Written Warning and Rockin’ DJ Todd.

Each attendee must purchase a wristband ($5.00) for the weekend; purchase in the clubhouse.
Beers in cans will be $2.00 for the weekend.

Thursday, August 31
Boats and RVs begin arriving

Friday, September 1
Dinner: BBQ Sandwich Plate, $5.00; 6:00 – 8:00pm
Entertainment: DJ Todd Peterson

Saturday, September 2
Breakfast: Two tickets – $12.50 cash or one punch; one ticket, $6.50; 8:00 – 10:00am
Lunch: Ottawa Rescue Squad will be selling food; 11:30am – 1:30pm
Dinner: Chicken and Ribs – $15 cash or 1 punch plus $2.50; 6:00 – 8:00pm Entertainment: Steve Sharp Band; 8:00pm
Dog Show, 11:00am (Contact: Erika Phillips (ICYC), 815-919-2794)
Horseshoe tournament, 1:00pm (Contact: Wayne & Debbie Crouch, 815-302-8548)
Shopping Extravaganza, 11:00am – 3:00pm (Contact: Gail Shuma 630-596-6504)

  • Sunday, September 3
    Breakfast: Two tickets for $12.50 cash or one punch, one ticket for $6.50; 8:00 – 10:00am
    Lunch: Ottawa Rescue Squad will be selling food; 11:30am – 1:30pm
    Dinner: Pot Roast, $12.50 cash or 1 punch; 6:00 – 8:00pm
    Entertainment: Written Warning Band 8:00pm
    Kayak races, 11:00am (Contact: Mary Baker, 847-812-5921) – Bring a kayak if you can, or lend us one if you are not racing. Racers: bring a life jacket. Prizes for the winners!
    Bags tournament, 1:00pm (Contact: Pat Feehan, 815-431-1985)
    Rubber Ducky race, benefit for SRYC Charities (Contact: Donna Malinak 708-331-1652)

Monday, September 4
Continental breakfast: 8:00 – 10:00am

Other possible activities:
Red Solo Cup game,
Human Shuffleboard

No coolers, alcohol, or food allowed beyond docks, campers, motor homes, deck, and downstairs patio. There is an upstairs and downstairs bar. Grills for personal cooking will not be allowed on the premises.

Transient slips: contact Ron Meyer, Harbormaster, 708-712-5177 or email
Motor homes and campers: contact Kevin Kwiat, 815-341-3889 or email

For more information call:
Cindy Sexton 815-433-0952
Tammi Feehan 815-780-7026

Sign-ups and more info on club board upstairs.