2019 LYRA RACE WEEK

LYRA 2019

Host Site

  • The Oakville Yacht Squadron is thrilled be to co-hosting 2019 LYRA Race Week, with out Oakville friends & neighbours Bronte Harbour Yacht Club and the Oakville Club. We are so excited to bring the Lake Yacht Racing Association annual regatta to the Town of Oakville for 2019, the 134th running of this historic yachting event.
  • For information about LYRA, we encourage you to visit their website where you'll find out all about the storied past and impressive present of LYRA and it's marquee event.

Schedule of Social Events

There is lots going on at OYS to commemorate LYRA 2019! Some parties you won't forget! Click on each day for more details.

7PM  – OYS Bar Service

Participants are encouraged to enjoy some of the unique restaurants in the core of downtown Oakville; only steps away from OYS.   Click here to see what inspires your palate.

7:00 AM – 10:00 AM    Coffee & Bagel Bar at OYS in the main hall.  Dress your bagel anyway you’d like; with cream cheese, butter or jam.  No charge, but donations to the OYS Corinthian fund are appreciated.

6:00 PM     Opening ceremonies at OYS

6:30 PM     British Virgin Island Tourism Board & SunSail sponsored BVI Beach Party @ OYS.

Join us for Steel Drummer Roy, the infamous Painkiller drink at the “$oggy Dollar” bar, and dinner!  Get ready to be transported to the islands!

6:30 PM – 12:00 AM OYS Bar Service

6:30 PM Steel Drummer

6:30PM – 8:00PM     Dinner $22.60 (including HST)

Choice of…

Chicken or Mixed Vegetable Roti

Served with Coleslaw

from D. Hot Shoppe

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7:00 AM – 10:00 AM    Coffee & Bagel Bar at OYS in the main hall.  Dress your bagel anyway you’d like; with cream cheese, butter or jam.  No charge, but donations to our Corinthian fund are appreciated.

5:30 PM Margaritaville at BHYC

7:00PM     Music & Dinner @ BHYC $24.00 (including HST)

Grilled Chicken with fresh pineapple

plus choice of Artisan Sausage

Baby spinach salad

Mediterranean Pasta Salad

Herb and Garlic baby potatoes

Corn on the Cob

Vegetarian option of Roasted Stuffed Pepper (by request only)

from Pig-Out

8:00 PM LYRA Distance Awards followed by dancing under the big top

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9:00 AM     Skipper’s Meeting at Oakville Yacht Squadron for Easter Seals Participants

11:00 AM     First Gun

Easter Seals Notice of Race 2019 

5:00 PM     Easter Seals Celebration & Fundraiser @ OYS.  With LYRA registration, two wristbands for access to this charity event are included.  Wristband wearers have access to culinary tastings from Oakville’s finest restaurants and complimentary beer & wine (while supplies last).  Live musical performance by Overland Express.  To purchase additional wristbands for $25 each, please click here.  Silent auction with all proceeds going to the Oakville Easter Seals Foundation.

6:30 PM      OYS bar service

7:30 PM      Easter Seals Awards

8:00 PM      Musical Performance by Funk Band with dancing

5:30 PM LYRA Awards @ OC

6:30 PM Dinner $28.00 (including HST)

 

BBQ pulled brisket buffet

Traditional accompaniments

Array of Fresh Salads

Assorted Desserts

8:00 PM – 11:00 PM Party with Fat Tony Band @ OC

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Sponsors of LYRA - OYS Division

Thanks to the generous sponsors of the OYS division of LYRA.