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Monday, January 13, 2020

Make every day on the water more special with Grady-White’s redesigned 28-foot dual console, the Freedom 285! If you’re looking for the best family boat with the versatility to enjoy water sports, leisure activities, fishing, and cruising to dinner along the waterfront, look no further. When Grady’s engineers set out

tags: New Boat Models

Monday, January 13, 2020

The 2020 Progressive® Insurance Minneapolis Boat Show® will drop anchor at the Minneapolis Convention Center January 23-26, 2020, providing a one-of-a-kind opportunity for guests to shop and see the latest and greatest boats and marine accessories and technology, swapping the winter blues for thoughts of summer fun. Minnesota

tags: Boat Show, Inland Boating, Lake Superior

Friday, January 10, 2020

For most Great Lakes anglers this time of year, the closest we can get to wetting a line is doing so vicariously with a visit to the local sports show – which is one reason the consumer boat and sport shows are conducted during the winter months. Another is so that show attendees in the market for a new boat can see the new

by: Dan Armitage

tags: Boat Show, Education, Events, Fishing

Thursday, January 9, 2020

Explore the hospitality and natural beauty found in Saugeen Shores. Located on the coast of Lake Huron, boaters will be impressed by more than just our famous sunsets. Saugeen Shores is home to the two vibrant communities of Port Elgin and Southampton. Each community has its own harbour and a variety of attractions and dining options

tags: Destination, Lake Huron

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Beyond the fuel asset feature, however, boat shows are a great resource for boaters who are looking for new dockage and destinations. Many show producers offer separate blocks or aisles of travel exhibitors offering information about boat-accessible destinations for guests who are seeking an interesting place to go, be it with their boat in tow or via an extended cruise.

by: Dan Armitage

tags: Boat Show, Lifestyle, Travel

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Learn about everything from marine debris to harmful algal blooms when you join Ohio Sea Grant and Stone Laboratory staff for fun and educational activities at the 2020 Cleveland Boat Show & Fishing Expo at the I-X Center from January 16-20, 2020! Sea Grant experts will be available to discuss harmful algal blooms, invasive

tags: Boat Show, Education, Environmental Impact, Events, Lake Erie

Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Located on the north shore of Lake Ontario and accessible via the Murray Canal to the west or Adolphus Reach to the east, the Bay of Quinte is a versatile boating destination with plenty of options for sailing, power boating, canoeing, and kayaking. If you’re coming by land, the Bay of Quinte Region is located along the 401

tags: Destination, Lake Ontario

Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Ohio anglers are expected to converge on a new Fishing Expo that will be combined with the 2020 Progressive Cleveland Boat Show, January 16-20, in the International Exposition Center. “There hasn’t been a good fishing show in northern Ohio for some years; now there will be,” explains Michelle Burke, president of the

by: Norm Schultz

tags: Boat Show, Fishing, Lake Erie

Monday, January 6, 2020

The waterfront is a center of life in Chicago. It’s where discoveries are made and adventures begin. Dedicate one day each to exploring the Chicago River and Lake Michigan. We’ve rounded up the best places to eat, play and, of course, splash. Day 1: Chicago River Stroll the Chicago Riverwalk, an attractions-filled path

tags: Destination, Lake Michigan

Monday, January 6, 2020

There comes a time in every sailor’s life when they must decide if they’ll go over to the dark side and purchase a power boat or just get out of boating all together. For some, the latter is not an option; being out on the water is too important. What better time to start looking and get answers than at a boat show?

by: Robin G. Coles

tags: Lifestyle, Sailing