Now in its 45th year, the United States Sailboat Show, attracts more than 50,000 boating enthusiasts from around the world to the waterfront of historic Annapolis, Maryland. The Chesapeake Bay town is also home of the U.S. Naval Academy. Recognized worldwide as the premier sailing showcase, this is the place to buy, sell or dream!The United States Powerboat Show, now in its 43rd year, is the oldest in-water powerboat show in the country. Both shows are the oldest and largest, new in-water boat shows in the world and held in Annapolis, MarylandThis Year’s Features:

-Daily Seminars by Cruising World, Chesapeake Bay

-Magazines and Two Can Sail

-Take the Wheel Interactive Workshops including Boat Demos

-Smaller Boats From One Designs & Trailerables To Sailing Dinghies & Inflatables

-Sailing Equipment, Rigging & Accessories

-Maintenance Products & Services

Vacation Basin – NEW Charter & Travel Section

-Hottest Domestic & International Racing and Cruising Boats

-One of the Largest Collections of Multihull Sailboats on the Planet

-Grand Prize Drawing

Date:

Thursday through Monday, October 9-13, 2014

Cost:

All Ages Thursday, VIP Preview Day (Oct. 9): $35

Adult General Admission One Day (Oct. 10 – 13): $18

Children General Admission One Day (Oct. 10 – 13): $5

Children 6 & Under (Oct. 10 – 13): free

Two Day Combo Ticket (Oct. 10 – 13): $31

Two Day VIP Combo Ticket (Oct. 9 – 13): $48

Times:

Thurday 10 AM to 6 PM; Friday, Satuday and Sunday 10 AM to 6:30 PM; Monday 10 am to 5 PM

Parking:

Free School Buses will shuttle attendees from the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium to the show site at City Dock. Buses run continuously from 9:00 a.m. until one hour after the show closes each day.(Parking in downtown Annapolis during the Sailboat and Powerboat Shows can be difficult)

IMPORTANT

Due to Health and Safety Regulations, NO animals other than service dogs will be allowed in any boat show areas.

Baby Strollers are discouraged, especially on floating docks.

 

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