One of a kind opportunity for sailors to be with sailors. There are very few places where you will find so many sailors in one place; the Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show is one of them.
Expect another picture perfect spring weekend in Annapolis, the sailing capital of the world. The sixth annual in-water sailboat show will feature new and brokerage boats, including catamarans, monohulls, racing boats, family cruisers, daysailers, and inflatables. Talk to the experts. Shop for the latest in marine equipment, electronics, clothing and boating accessories at more than one hundred on-land nautical exhibits.
See sailboats on display in the water and on land, new and brokerage, including catamarans, monohulls, family cruisers, day sailors, and blue water sailboats. Most sailboats available for immediate sale. Spend your summer sailing into the sunset.
The sailboat show has 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. Boat show goers shop from a vast display of boating products and services.
Demonstration Alley: Sit, Stand, Paddle or Sail
Sailboats make room for an exciting demo area as Ego Alley is transformed into viewing and testing area for small sailboats, kayaks, stand up paddle boards, inflatables, easy kayak docking system and electric engines. See a range of smaller in-water products provided by exhibitors.
2017 Sailboat Show Program
Browse the Digital Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show Program. Read about our exhibitors, plan your visit, and hear about exciting activities before you arrive on the docks.
Learn to Sail
Experience the joy of sailing on a Beneteau First 22. First Sail Workshops are taught by expert instructors. This is a two-and-a-half-hour class designed for the beginning sailor.
Cruisers University April 19 – 22, 2018
LOCATION: Naval Academy Club at the United States Naval Academy
The most comprehensive cruising educational program available anywhere offers one- to four-day tuition packages covering cruising destinations, boat systems, navigation, procedures, and all things related to the cruising lifestyle. Renowned cruising experts teach more than 40 different courses. Fee required. Learn More
Chesapeake Region Accessible Boating
The Chesapeake Region Accessible Boating (CRAB) will have a boat at the boat show to give sailing demos for persons with disabilities. CRAB will be offering guests with disabilities the opportunity to enjoy the thrill and freedom of sailing at the show. They will provide full accessibility to specially designed boats for everyone interested in learning more about the mental and physical therapeutic value of sailing. Learn More
Annapolis Junior Keelboat Regatta
4th Annual Annapolis Junior Keelboat Regatta. Regional high school sailing teams will compete for traveling cup.
Entertainment, Music, Prizes, Wine and Beer Tastings
Take a breather from the sailboats and enjoy continuous entertainment, music, valuable prizes, free food and drink tastings.
Visit the Most Beautiful Town in America
Join us for a picturesque weekend in our charming seaport and celebrate the end of winter and the opening of the sailing year. Annapolis named one of the best small towns to visit by National Geographic in 2018 and one of the most beautiful towns in America in 2016 by Conde Nast.
Register for prizes generously donated by our sponsors and exhibitors. Buy tickets online or register at the show to win.