About Us

The Minuteman Yacht Club is organized to promote the pleasures of boating on Long Island Sound.  The Club also represents the interests of the Westport, Connecticut boating community, particularly with respect to matters affecting safety and Westport boating facilities.


During boating season, the Club holds a variety of events and activities, including beach dinners, receptions and cocktail parties at its clubhouse at Ned Dimes Marina at Compo Beach. Go to the CALENDAR OF EVENTS page to see what's scheduled in 2019.  



Membership is open to both Westport residents and non-Westport residents.  Go to the MEMBERSHIP page to find out more.


The Club's newsletter is called The Musket, and is published periodically throughout the year. Go to THE MUSKET page to find out more.


The Club is involved in competitive sailing. Go to the RACING page to find out more.

The Club is governed by a Board of Governors elected annually by the Club's membership in accordance with the Club's by-laws.  Go to the BOARD OF GOVERNORS page to find out more.


Anyone interested in contacting the Club may do so by email at info@minutemanyc.com or by mail at P.O. Box 587, Westport CT 06881