The Wickford Yatch Club was first organized in 1935. While younger than many Yacht Clubs on Narragansett Bay, it has a salty history that was documented by Alfred Dion for Commisioning Day in 1995. It was edited and expanded by Barbara Dawson in 2003, 2008, and 2013.
Amoung the highlights you will find:
The originators of the Club stated its mission to be: "To foster the sport of yachting
and to provide suitable facilities and activities for its members." As we look at our
list of activities each year, we realize how well that mission is being met by the
For all the details, please read all about us in the History of the Wickford Yacht
Club (By Alfred Dion. First printing: Commissioning Day 1995, Edited and updated
in 2003, 2008 & 2113 by Barbara Dawson)