2019 Sponsors

The 140 members of the Cow Hill Yacht Club were are delighted to bring this event to the Saugatuck/Douglas communities! Our goal is to attract visitors, have fun and, most of all, raise money to support our charitable work.

Proceeds from the event will support the downtown Saugatuck holiday lighting and to help individuals and families who are in need with nowhere to turn. For more information please visit www.cowhill.org to learn more about this unique 501c organization.

Commodore Sponsors

Captain Sponsors


Crew Sponsors

  • James Edel
  • RJ Peterson

Special thanks to the Saugatuck Venetian Festival Committee Captains.

  • Saugatuck High School Band Boosters: ID Checks
  • Adam Mendes: Concert Venue
  • Adam Mendes: Security
  • Barb Casey: Marketing & Social Media
  • Bonnie Broadwater: Purchasing & Permits
  • Lance Winchester: Music In The Park Event
  • Angela Holmes and Nick Holmes: Bar Managers
  • Jeff Slayer: Boat Parade & Fireworks
  • Jim Selman: Boat Parade & Judging
  • John O’Malley: Beer & Signage
  • Katy Voorhorst: Social Media
  • Michael Deem: Sponsor Coordinator
  • Chicago Title Company: Front Door
  • Mary Battaglia: Ticket Sales
  • Nancy McDonnall: Marketing/Social Media, Dinghy Poker Run
  • Paula Cairo: Raffle
  • Bett Walters: Finance
  • Sharon Minster: Sponsor Packages
  • Sherry Tedaldi: Administration, Sponsorships, Food, Site Operations
  • Samantha Frits: Intern
  • Kate Ellison: Intern