Charity Preview Overview Page
We hope you will join us again for the 2nd annual "Sailing Under the Stars," a Charity Preview event for the 2015 Bell's Beer Bayview Mackinac Race. This unique benefit will take place on June 15, 2013 from 6:00pm-11:00pm and will feature live entertainment, dinner from 25 local restaurants, and a display of sailboats taking part in the prestigious annual race. Your $75 ticket includes food sampling from 25 local restaurants, live entertainment and 3 drink tickets.
The event takes place at the historic Bayview Yacht Club overlooking the Detroit River and Windsor lighted skyline. The event is expected to raise more than $20,000 for six local non-profits including Autism Speaks, COTS, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Matrix Human Services, Play-Place for Autistic Children, and Rose Hill Center.
The Charity Preview will be the second in the race's long history. July 20, 2013 marks the 89th sailing of the Bell's Bayview Mackinac Race. Known as the "Great Race on the Great Lakes," the race has become one of the most highly publicized sailing events in the nation.