Private Parties

Private Parties, Corporate Events

Birthdays, graduations, anniversaries, school and family reunions, memorials, and corporate events: Kent Island Yacht Club is the perfect setting for you and your guests, and you can come by boat or car. 

Our Ballroom accommodates up to 125 guests. We provide a podium and microphones so your guests won’t miss a thing.


This peninsula is a rare find and a perfect setting for any event! Members of Kent Island Yacht Club continually enjoy this and you can too for your day. Join KIYC and enjoy a Membership discount for the venue and all the benefits of Club Membership.

Contact us today about planning a private party! We get in touch within 24 hours!

Need more space? 

Our waterfront lawn can accommodate up to 600 guests! We work with Ebbtide Tent and Party Rentals, so  you can have your event right at the water’s edge.

Ebbtide Tent & Party Rentals


Staging Room

Need space to prep for your event? We provide a private room with a bathroom. It also includes a chaise lounge and an area to keep the little ones occupied. 

The Yacht Club supplies the setting, and our preferred vendors make your day what you need it to be. Need help planning and decorating with a special theme? “From This Moment by Karen” is your go-to event planner, designer and staging expert.


Owner and chef Kelly Wilner, a longtime resident of the Eastern Shore, brings her years of catering experience to Kent Island with the absolute freshest ingredients available.


What about food? 

With four different caterers to choose from, any palate will be satisfied. 


The Smokehouse Grill

From casual BBQ to a upscale plated filet mignon and crab cake, we have a complete menu selection and style of presentation for you to choose from.


Adam's Grill Kent Island Catering

Adam's Grill Kent Island brings high standards of food and service, along with our thoughtful planning, ensure that all the details will be taken care of.


The Narrows Restaurant

The Narrows Restaurant has been providing Maryland Eastern Shore and the Annapolis areas with the finest offsite catering. 


Carini's Pizza, Subs & Pasta Kent Island

At Carini's Pizza, Subs & Pasta, not only do we serve pizza, but our menu has other Italian dishes such as calzones, stromboli, wraps, sandwiches, soups, and salads.




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