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Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Newport Exhibition Group announced today that its annual boat show scheduled to take place September 17 through 20, 2020 at the Newport Yachting Center in downtown Newport, Rhode Island, has been cancelled. Due to spikes in new cases of COVID-19 across the United States, Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo, stated that, although

tags: COVID-19, East Coast, Boat Show

Monday, June 8, 2020

The Lake Erie Marine Trades Association has announced it will unveil a new in-water boat show for four days, August 27-30, at the Battery Park Marina in downtown Sandusky, Ohio. Appropriately named the Sandusky Boat Show, the event replaces the long-running show that was held at Cedar Point for the last 46 years. “The recent

tags: Boat Show, Lake Erie

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

The iconic maritime events that have become Annapolis institutions over the past half century are slated to return to City Dock this October. The United States Powerboat Show will run Thursday through Sunday, October 1 – 4 and the United States Sailboat Show will run the following weekend, October 8 – 12, Thursday through

tags: Boat Show, COVID-19, East Coast

Monday, May 11, 2020

The Lake Michigan In-Water Boat Show is back June 12-14, 2020 with expanded offerings as the show looks to build on the success of its inaugural 2019 show. Started in 2019 and hosted at Manitowoc Marina, the Lake Michigan In-Water Boat Show is a direct response to the expressed desire by customers to make their purchasing decisions

tags: Boat Show, Lake Michigan

Monday, May 4, 2020

As I write this issue’s article, I am in lockdown like most, and ponder as to how long and what is to be expected afterwards with classic boat shows and other events we enjoy. I wintered in Florida this year, and planned three weeks near Mt. Dora to attend two classic events. The first was the Vintage Raceboat Club Regatta, and

by: Captain Dennis Mykols

tags: Antique & Classic Boats, Boat Show, COVID-19

Thursday, April 16, 2020

Great Lakes Boating Festival vendors and supporters, Based on the current conditions in the state of Michigan with COVID-19 virus and the status of this pandemic we find it necessary to Cancel the Boat Show at the GPYC scheduled for May 15-17. At this time, it would be difficult to expect a gathering of a large number of folks in

tags: Boat Show, COVID-19, Lake Erie, Lake St Clair

Thursday, April 9, 2020

Following Governor Ron DeSantis’ executive order issuing a Stay-At-Home directive through April 30, the Palm Beach International Boat Show has been postponed until further notice. Our primary concern continues to be the safety and well-being of our staff, exhibitors, partners, and attendees. We are closely monitoring the latest

tags: Boat Show, COVID-19, South Coast

Monday, April 6, 2020

In anticipation of the eventual easing of social distancing restrictions and the country’s inevitable return to work, Newport Exhibition Group announced today that the Newport International Boat Show will take place September 17th through 20th, 2020 at the Newport Yachting Center in downtown Newport, Rhode Island. “We

tags: Boat Show, East Coast

Monday, March 9, 2020

The Progressive Novi Boat Show cruises into the Suburban Collection Showplace March 12-15 with exhibitors lining the showplace wall-to-wall with hundreds of boats to see and purchase along with accessories, entertainment and fun! Just days away from the beginning of spring, this is the last boat show of the season in Metro Detroit and

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

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Palm Beach Motor Yachts launched their next flagship—the high-performance, high-tech GT60—at the Miami Yacht Show (February 13-17) at Sea Isle Marina on Biscayne Bay. This new creation from the mind of yacht designer and CEO Mark Richards displays all the power, unmatched efficiency and smooth-running capabilities for

tags: Boat Show, New Boat Models, South Coast

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