How Does Opening of the Bay Help?

All proceeds from Opening of the Bay weekend will benefit all DBMS programs.

ACCESSAIL

Sailing programs geared for those who live with physical and/or cognitive disabilities, and disabled veterans.

Maritime Adventures

Tuition-free on-the-water program for at-risk urban youth attending Camp Wing

Reduced Program Fees

Maintain low program costs for participants

Income-Based Scholarships

Weekend Schedule of Events

Dockside Gala – Friday, May 22nd

This Year’s event layout…
5:30-6:30 PM
Cocktails on the lawn and tented patio Appetizers provided by The Chef’s Table
Raw Bar provided by Island Creek Oysters and Snug Harbor Fish Co.
Live music with the WILLIAMS REUNION JAZZ BAND
7-8:00 PM
Plated Dinner in Clifford Hall provided by Alden Park
A word from Executive Director, Ted Lawson
Fabulous live auction
8:00-11 PM
Dockside Party provided by Lavishly Dunn Catering
Live music featuring THE WAVES
Silent Auction along the back deck
Dessert provided by French Memories Bakery
More cocktails on the waterfront!

$150 Ticket – Buy Tickets

BUY 10 TICKETS TO RESERVE A TABLE
*Note the names of your guests in the space provided during your purchase

Doors open at 5:30PM
Ticket Includes:
PASSED APPS
RAW BAR
OPEN BAR
SIT-DOWN DINNER (Plated – Not Buffet)
LIVE AUCTION
DESSERT
LATE NIGHT SNACKS
SILENT AUCTION
LIVE MUSIC & DANCING

$75 Ticket – Buy Tickets

Arrive at 8PM
Ticket Includes:
OPEN BAR
DESSERT
LATE NIGHT SNACKS
SILENT AUCTION
LIVE MUSIC & DANCING

Family Day – Saturday, May 23rd 10AM-2PM

Family Day will take place on Saturday, May 25th from 10-2pm.
Admission is FREE!
Parking is free and the GATRA also stops at DBMS
Tickets can be purchased on campus for certain activities, raffle and food.
Spend time with friends on the deck while the kids play.
Learn about local Duxbury businesses and organizations at our vendor tables.

Come bring the kids to the DBMS campus and enjoy lawn games, face painting, the bouncy house and dunk tank. Instead of waiting until programs begin in June, come down to the docks and sign up to go out on a kayak, paddle board or boat ride!

All interested vendors – Book your table for Family Day HERE

We look forward to seeing you all at another incredible Opening of the Bay weekend!

Opening of the Bay Sponsors

Thank you to the following local businesses for your sponsorship!
Click the logos to learn more!

Lead Sponsors $5,000

Bay Sponsors $2,500

Gala Sponsors $1,000

Boat Sponsors $500

George Boerger Law

Food Sponsors