Things To Do
Explore Huge Range of Fishing Boats from 40 Manufacturers
From Everglades to Boston Whalers and everything inbetween. Click below for complete list of fishing boat manufacturers displaying at 2016 boat show.
Meet Captain Paul Hebert of Wicked Tuna
Grand Prize – EdgeWater 170CC Deep-V Center Console
This year the Annapolis Boat Shows is celebrating the 45th birthday of the United States Powerboat Show and center console fishing boats by giving away an EdgeWater 170CC Deep-V Center Console Power Boat.
Grand Prize – MarineMax Vacation
Demo Dock – Try Before You Buy!
Dealers and manufacturers will be offering demos and sea trials from inside the boat show. Try before you buy new models, engines, and stabilizing systems.
Cruisers University Fall Series – October 10–13, 2016
Come to the show a day or two early. Cruisers University offers a comprehensive curriculum on cruising and boat preparedness. The expert instructors will help you plan your cruise, equip and maintain your boat.
Preview Day: Thursday, October 13, 2016
This is a special day for the serious boater to take advantage of any opening day specials. Preview Day is by far the best day to shop for new and previously owned powerboats and an ideal day to talk with exhibitors.
Brokerage Cove: Featuring Pre-Owned Brokerage Powerboats
Pusser's Painkiller Party Barge
Enjoy an Annapolis favorite, the Painkiller, on Pusser's Painkiller Party Barge.
Free Seminars on Boating
Manufacturers and Brokers
Miles of docks exhibit everything from luxurious motor and ocean-going yachts and “downeast” trawlers to high-performance powerboats and offshore fishing machines. On display are boats of every style from 8’ to 80’ including water toys of all types, express cruisers, inflatables, paddle boards, ski boats, trailerable powerboats, pontoons, and an extensive collection of center console fishing boats.
Acres of On-Land Exhibitors
The powerboat show has the latest in navigational equipment, high-tech electronics, boating accessories, clothing, gear, and related services such as boating clubs, charter companies, insurance firms, and lending institutions. Boat show goers shop from a vast display of boating products and services.
Over 300 Boats
Each October boaters from across the country gather in the historic seaport of Annapolis to shop from all major powerboat manufacturers, climb aboard hundreds of boats including a huge selection of center consoles, and tour brokerage boats. Attendees try before they buy at the Demo Dock and enjoy a drink on Pussers Painkiller Party Barge.
The world's oldest in-water powerboat show is the best place to purchase boating supplies, navigation equipment, fishing gear, clothing, and marine accessories. Celebrating its 45th year, the Annapolis Boat Shows is giving away an EdgeWater 170CC Deep-V Center Console Powerboat.
Boat Show tickets available online or at authorized ticketing booths only.