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Rendezvous


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Rendezvous - an annual social event


Rendezvous 2007

Rendezvous 2010

Rendezvous 2013

Rendezvous 2008

Rendezvous 2011

 

Rendezvous 2009

Rendezvous 2012

 

 

 

 


Frequently Asked Questions:

 

Q: What is Rendezvous? (updated 2013)

A: Rendezvous is a annual social gathering of our volunteers, members and their friends. The annual Rendezvous is normally held at a marina or yacht club. It is usually scheduled for early to mid July. In recent years, we have been alternating the location of this event between Lake Ontario and Georgian Bay on Lake Huron.

Q: Who can attend?

A: CPS members, students, friends, family, etc. You don't have to be a CPS member to attend.

Q: Can children attend?

A: Yes, it's a family event.

Q: What do we do at Rendezvous?

A: Socializing is a big part of Rendezvous. Many of the activities are weather related and your participation is completely optional. You may wish to tour some of the member's boats, share some boating experiences, perhaps go on a boat trip or somewhere for lunch. There will be kids events, games, nautical competitions, dinghy races, door prizes, etc. It promises to be a good time for everyone.

Q: What about food?

A: Rendezvous officially begins on Saturday morning. Most of our members and guests arrive on Friday evening and usually, they meet at a local restaurant or pub. Coffee is available early on Saturday, with a hearty mid-morning brunch.
After a healthy day on the water or at least out of doors, a BBQ is held on Saturday evening
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The Rendezvous wraps up with another brunch on the Sunday morning.

Q: What if it rains?

A: A plan "B" is always in the wings.

Q: Do I need a boat to attend rendezvous?

A: No. If you are not staying on a boat, usually accommodations are available at area motels. If you are planning on staying at a hotel, we urge you to make reservations A.S.A.P. Motels/Hotels are extremely busy during the summer months. R.V.'s and Tent campers are welcome at most marinas.

Q: When do I show up?

A: Most people arrive Friday afternoon/evening or early Saturday morning.

Q: Where is it and how do I get there?

A: As details become available, they will be posted on this website. You will information on both the What's New? page and the Rendezvous page.

Q: What does it cost?

A: There is a nominal fee per person to cover the cost of food and refreshments. Boaters are responsible for the cost of their slips and campers are responsible for the cost of their site.

Come out and join in the fun.

 


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