A Boating Weekend Not To Be Missed
Free Opening Night BBQ Bash
What better way to unwind after a long day at the show? Come, relax, and be entertained. Sit back and enjoy a great party with delicious complimentary BBQ, handmade gourmet chocolates, and featuring live music by Sean Hetrick & the Leftovers. Cash bar.
More Than 350 Boats, Up To 75 Feet In Length
See an impressive collection of fishing boats, center consoles, trawlers, express cruisers, pontoon boats, luxury cruisers, jet skis, jet boats, ski boats, bowriders, bass boats, inflatables, kayaks, SUPs, and canoes.
PropTalk Demo Dock – Try Before You Buy!
Dealers and manufacturers will be offering demo rides and sea trials from the docks inside the boat show.
Exhibitors – 100+ On-Land
Explore the latest in navigational equipment, high-tech electronics, inflatables, boating accessories, clothing, gear, and related services such as boating clubs, charter companies, insurance firms, and lending institutions.
Explore More Than 100 Fishing Boats from 30+ Manufacturers
From Everglades to Boston Whalers and everything in between. Click below for complete list of fishing boat manufacturers displaying at 2017 boat show.
Boat Show Program
Browse last year's digital Bay Bridge Boat Show Guide. Read about our exhibitors, plan your visit, and hear about exciting activities before you arrive on the docks.
Spend your Summer on the Chesapeake
Most boats are available for immediate sale. Realize the dream. 350 new boats and dozens of brokerage boats. Compare more than 100 fishing boats from 30+ manufacturers.
Free Daily Boating Seminars
Free daily seminars on boating are presented by the Chesapeake Bay Magazine and the Annapolis School of Seamanship.
Fishing, Casting and Rod Building Lessons
Improve your skills. Build a rod or try a casting lesson offered by Shore Tackle.
Grilled Oysters by Hemingway's Restaurant
Chef Bruce from Hemingway's Restaurant will cook up a grilled oyster sampler each day. Join him by the pool bar and sample four flavors of grilled oysters and learn how to prepare them.
Interactive Children's Area
Fun activities for all including a moon bounce and face painting
Register to be the grand prize winner of a 'Boatload of Prizes.' One lucky boater will win a 'Boatload of Prizes' generously donated by our sponsors and exhibitors. Buy tickets online or register at the show to win.
Relax with food and drinks at the Pool Bar, visit one of the beer stations located throughout the show, or take the family to our giant food court.
Lots of on-site parking available. A $3.00 donation is requested to support the Kent Island High School Athletic Boosters