Thank you for your interest in the Santa Barbara Yacht Club. Founded in 1872, SBYC is the second oldest yacht club on the west coast.  We are a family-oriented club, rich with history and tradition in a spectacular beachfront location.  We’re devoted to promoting and managing yachting activities, advancing the art of seamanship, preserving maritime tradition, and providing for the social and recreational needs of our members, while being mindful of our important role in the community.

Membership in the Santa Barbara Yacht Club shall be by invitation and shall be limited to individuals who have demonstrated interest in participating in and promoting the development of yachting in all its aspects, including without limitation, cruising, racing and angling.