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Tuesday, January 28, 2020

But not just any boat show. There is a triangle of boating bliss, fishing fun and outdoor awesomeness in Ontario in 2020. Three boat, fishing and outdoor shows – two tried and true and one new location - will happen in February, just in time to beat the mid-winter blues and begin dreaming of time on the water once more.

tags: Boat Show, Lake Erie, Lake Ontario

Friday, January 24, 2020

Crestliner Boats has been awarded a 2020 Minneapolis Boat Show Innovation Award for their Active Performance (AP-X) Hull design. Crestliner Boats, a division of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) took top honors in the Aluminum Fish Category. In 2019, the Aluminum Fish award was given to another Brunswick Boat Group brand, Lund Boats,

tags: Awards, Boat Show, Hull

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: Education, Events, Fishing, Boat Show

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: Lifestyle, Travel, Boat Show

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

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

Friday, January 3, 2020

When I was a kid, the first few months of the year was boat show time. Back then, in February, my family and I would break from the winter chill and step into the indoor summer of the Detroit Boat Show heating up Cobo Hall (recently renamed as the TCF Center). I climbed onto every boat with my dad, who taught me what was special

by: Melissa Walsh

tags: Boat Show, Kids & Pets

Thursday, December 19, 2019

Over 40 manufacturers will be represented during Michigan’s first look at new 2020 boat designs. Discover the latest in technology and styling in early January at the Lansing Boat Show in downtown Lansing, Mich. Convenient parking and an excellent location makes the boat show a great break in the winter weather. Just two blocks

tags: Boat Show, Inland Boating

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Originally, the Detroit Boat Show had late January dates, similar to most boat shows around the country. However, as the North American International Auto Show grew bigger and bigger, the Detroit Boat Show got pushed further and further into February. No more! In July of 2018, the Auto Show announced its date change to June starting

by: Nicki Polan, MBIA Executive Director

tags: Boat Show, Lake Erie, Lake Huron, Lake St Clair

new Winter 2019