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2020 National Rendezvous

Friday, September 11, 2020 to Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Maryland Yacht Club, Pasadena, Maryland 21122
Maryland Yacht Club
1500 Fairview Beach Road
Pasadena, MD  21122
Sue Bartlett
National Rendezvous
Registration is required before Sunday, August 16, 2020
Payment In Full In Advance Only
Registration cancellations will be accepted until Sunday, August 16, 2020 at 12:00 PM
Cancellation Policy:
To receive a full refund, all cancellations must be received by noon on Sunday August 16., 2020. After that date additional cost that can not be changed will occur making refunds impossible. Thank you for your understanding.

The Rendezvous Co-Chairs
Activities/Items    (Click the down-arrow to the left of the activity/item to view the details)
National Rendezvous
CPR/AED Certification Class
Women Underway Training
Annapolis Historic Four Centuries Walking Tour
30th Anniversary Rendezvous T-Shirts

2020 National Rendezvous



            Arrival – Thursday, September 10

            Day 1 – Friday, September 11

            Day 2 – Saturday, September 12

            Day 3 – Sunday, September 13

            Day 4 – Monday, September 14

            Departure – Tuesday, September 15

Location:  Maryland Yacht Club, 1500 Fairview Beach Road Pasadena, Maryland 21122 



  • Route 695 (Baltimore Beltway) to Route 10 South (exit 2).
  • Route 10 South to Route 100 East, toward Gibson Island.
  • Turn left on Magothy Bridge Road and continue on Hog Neck Road.
  • Go to second traffic light to tee, turn right onto Ft. Smallwood Road.
  • Travel on Ft Smallwood Road for 2.3 miles, turn left onto Fairview Beach Road.
  • Travel on Fairview Beach Road to very end.



  • Enter Patapsco River.
    At mouth of Patapsco River turn to port after passing Brewerton Channel green buoy “5”.
  • Proceed on course 244 degrees Magnetic, passing the white rocks on your starboard.
  • Proceed into Rock Creek.
  • Maryland Yacht Club sits on your port side after passing between red day marker “4” and lighted green day marker “3”.



Registration Fee:  $130/per person

Includes:      Seminars, Sponsor Exhibits, 
Daily Snacks and Beverage Station (juice, coffee, tea, water, lemonade, sodas)





Hot Dog Lunch with water/sodas

Friday Taco Bar Dinner with beer/wine


Women’s Luncheon with Speaker with beer/wine,

Men’s Luncheon with Speaker with beer/wine,

Barbeque Buffet Dinner with beer/wine


Buffet Breakfast

Pizza/Salad Dinner with beer/wine


Sandwich Lunch with water/sodas

30th Anniversary Buffet Banquet with full bar








Marina Arrangements: 
Maryland Yacht Club is offering us a reciprocal slip rate of $25/night and $15 for 50 amp or $10 for 30 amp.  Arrangements will be made by each captain using  A code will be sent out soon to use when registering for a slip to get the special rate.  We ask that you wait for the code before registering!  As soon as we have a code, we will post it here and send out a clubwide email! 


Hotel Arrangements:

Wingate by Wyndham Baltimore BWI Airport

829 Elkridge Landing Road
Baltimore Maryland

$75.65 plus tax – group rate, reservations made individually – Group Name - MTOA

King Superior Room non-smoking with free WiFi, free buffet breakfast, sofa bed, fridge, microwave

Complete Renovations will be finished in May 2020 – so it will be all new!  A 24-hour fitness center, a 24-hour business center, and coffee/tea in a common area are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free buffet breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self-parking, and a free airport shuttle. Additionally, a microwave in a common area, conference space, and concierge services are onsite. All 182 individually decorated rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and sofa beds. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and other amenities include room service and coffee makers.    15.9 miles  (26 minutes) from Maryland Yacht Club
has several rooms and homes for rent in the Pasadena area for those that want to stay in a “home environment” and perhaps share facilities with others.



Planned Sessions:

  • Green Ribbon “Open-House” Boat touring – Friday 4:30-5:30; Saturday 3:00-5:15; Monday 3:30-5:00
  • Doctors Session “Senior Boating Concerns”
  • Anchoring and Ground Tackle – Rudy Sechez
  • Smith Point Rescue
  • Gadgets, Gizmos and Galley – our version of show and tell
  • Thomas Point Lighthouse Restoration
  • Hands-on Line Splicing
  • The Care and Feeding of Fiberglass - Opsrey Marine Composites
  • …. And more to come



  • Board Meeting
  • General Meeting
  • CBC/SCBC Meeting