Each October boaters from around the world gather in the historic seaport of Annapolis, Maryland for the United States Powerboat Show. In its 44th year, this is the world's oldest in-water powerboat show.
See below highlights of 2015 show. Details for 2016 United States Powerboat Show coming soon!
Demo a New 2016 F-150 Trailerable Ford Truck
Test drive the new 2016 Ford F-150 with Segment-First Pro Trailer Backup Assist™
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 12 – 15, 2015
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.
VIP Preview Day: Thursday, October 15, 2015
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.
The Luxury Pavilion is designed for the discriminating buyer and features magnificent yachts and high end products. This shopping extravaganza will be the highlight of the powerboat show and include many luxury lifestyle goods. Located in the Annapolis Yacht Basin and next to the Marriott Hotel, the Luxury Pavilion should be everyone’s first stop.
Brokerage Cove: Featuring Pre-Owned Brokerage Powerboats
Pussers Painkiller Barge Bar
Enjoy an Annapolis favorite, the Painkiller on Pussers Painkiller Barge Bar.
Free Seminars on Boating
Grand Prize Presented By MarineMax
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 express cruisers, inflatables, paddleboards, 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.
Free Daily Bus to Westfield Annapolis Mall
Need a break from the boat show? Take a free bus to the Westfield Annapolis Mall offered daily. The bus departs from the Cumberland Harbor Gate everyday at 12:00noon and 3:00pm. Bus returns to the Annapolis Boat Show departing the Westfield Annapolis Mall at 3:30pm and 5:00pm daily.