SBIC 2019 Calendar of Events

(Tentative Schedule)

January 17 – (Thursday) Resolve to Get Involved Kick Off. Join us at Plantation to celebrate the New Year and boating season with a fabulous sit down dinner. Meet new people and say hello to fellow members. (Cash Bar)

February 24 – (Sunday) Enjoy friendship around the fireplace at Skidaway Island Boating Club’s (SIBC) annual “Tall Tales” Potluck Dinner, to be held Feb. 24 at 6 p.m. at Skidaway Island State Park. This event, featuring a few tales from a well-travelled skipper, will be held inside the park’s Group Shelter Building. There is no charge, but you must RSVP to with your name(s) and what dish you’ll bring (appetizer, entree, veggie/salad/side or dessert.) Sign up today for this delicious and delightful evening! BYOB and email with any questions. Non members are invited to attend as well. Want to join go to  Boat ownership is not required.

March 7 – (Thursday)Skidaway Island Boating Club’s (SIBC) annual “Burning of the Socks” will be held March 7 at 5 p.m. at Landings Harbor Marina.  Come celebrate an old boating tradition where worn-out winter socks are burned in a bonfire to celebrate the end of winter and the start of the boating season. Attendees must bring a package of new, white athletic socks to be donated to Chatham Savannah Authority for the Homeless.  Homeless Authority Executive Director Cindy Kelley will give brief remarks. BYOB, an old cotton sock to burn, and new, white socks for donation. A $10 cash contribution may be made in lieu of a package of new, white socks. Free chili (vegetarian and beef) will be available, courtesy of The Marshes, so attendees must RSVP to by March 2.  Email questions to Not an SIBC member? Go to and join today!

April  3 –  (Wednesday)

‘A Big Easy’ Sunrise Breakfast
May’s food truck will be on hand to serve shrimp and grits, spring salad, loaded corn bread, beignets and chicory coffee. A complimentary blood orange mimosa will be served to toast the sunrise……this event will begin at 7 AM for the 7:10 sunrise. The cost for breakfast is $10.00/person, $18.00/person for non-members. The deadline for signing up is Friday, March 29. See the home page for payment.

April  5-7  – Overnight Cruise to Shelter Cove

 Once again we will be going to Shelter Cove Marina, which is always a lot of fun. At Shelter Cove, there are 8-9 restaurants in the Marina and Palmetto Dunes provides a “Dune Buggy“ shuttle to the beach and their Beach Club. Last year, we had over 20 members and 6-7 boats participating. See the home page for more details.

May 15– (Wednesday) It’s Five O Clock Somewhere Cocktail Challenge

TBD June– Sunset Cruise


TBD July – Lunch Cruise to Daufuskie Island

TBD August  – Low Country Hook Race and Dinner. Attend dinner at Landings Harbor to celebrate with the winners of the 2018 Low Country Hook Ocean Race.

September 18 – (Wednesday) SIBC Oyster Roast at Landings Harbor.  Enjoy the most delicious oysters on the island at this event.  Catered by Barnes.  (YUM!! YUM!!)

October 15 – (Tuesday)  Murder Mystery Year End Bash

All events are BYOB unless otherwise noted