Welcome to Black Rock Yacht Club

Located in the historic village of Black Rock, Connecticut, we are a private member-owned, sailing, social and dining club. With spectacular views and immediate access to Long Island Sound, our membership creates memories daily! We were incorporated on July 3, 1926 to encourage and support sailing and sailboat racing; to offer athletic programs that build community, sportsmanship and team skills among members of all ages; and to foster a collegial dining and social environment.

Black Rock Yacht Club 

offers a wide range of programs and activities for adults and children including:


  • Fine dining restaurant
  • Full bar serving lunch and dinner
  • Food service in formal dining room, bar, and on the waterfront deck
  • Active Social Calendar utilizing Ballroom, Main Deck and Samuelson Deck


  • Big Boat Racing Program
  • ​Ideal 18 Instruction and Racing Schedule​​
  • Summer evening and weekend cruises
  • Junior instruction and racing​​

Tennis and Swim

  • Adult tennis instruction, recreational and competitive events.
  • ​Vibrant Junior Activities program; including tennis, swim, and dive instruction and competition.​

Click here to learn more about membership opportunities.