The 33rd Annual Great Lakes Boating Festival 2023 date to be announced.
The Summer Breeze Party and Auction
Held at the Grosse Pointe Yacht Club
2023 Party to be announced
Visit the Party and Auction page
The Summer Launch Auction and Party is
a major fund-raising event that support GPYNEF’s mission.


Presented by
The Grosse Pointe Youth
Nautical Education Foundation
GPYNEF is a non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion of amateur sailing. Each year the Foundation awards college scholarships, sponsors competitive sailing events, provides equipment and financial support to sailing programs, as well as, individual junior sailors and  community. For more information visit:
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Hosted by
The Grosse Pointe Yacht Club
788 Lakeshore Road
Grosse Pointe Shores, MI 48236
313 884-2500

Summer Launch Party: Saturday, May 14, 2022 — 6pm to midnight

Great Lakes Boating Festival: 2023 to be announced