Organizers said the 47th annual United States Sailboat Show was opening on schedule today after Hurricane Matthew was forecast to miss the Mid-Atlantic states.
United States Sailboat Show
The United States Sailboat Show annually attracts more than 50,000 boating enthusiasts worldwide. The in-water show is held on the Annapolis, Md., waterfront in October.
The 47th United States Sailboat Show opens Thursday and will continue through Monday in Annapolis, Md.
The Annapolis Boat Shows put out a call today for nominations for the 2016 Sailing Industry Distinguished Service Award.
The Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show saw a 19.7 percent increase in paid attendance during its April 22-24 run, according to Annapolis Boat Shows, the group that manages that show and three other regional events annually.
Sailboats are gathering in downtown Annapolis, Md., for the fifth annual Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show, which opens Friday and will continue through Sunday.
The Annapolis Sailboat Show, a key spring in-water sailboat show for the Chesapeake Bay area, will be held April 22-24 at City Dock in Annapolis, Md.
Hurricane Joaquin might have threatened the U.S. Sailboat Show in Annapolis, but the show ran as scheduled Oct. 8-12 with largely gorgeous weather and tremendous crowds.
Annapolis Boat Shows named John Arndt the winner of the 2015 Distinguished Service Award as the sailing industry gathered Thursday at a networking party to celebrate the opening day of the U.S. Sailboat Show.
The 46th annual U.S. Sailboat Show is on schedule to start Thursday because weather forecasters have predicted that Hurricane Joaquin will stay far offshore.
Sailing lessons and a grand prize Beneteau sailboat giveaway are among the new offerings this year at the Oct. 8-12 U.S. Sailboat Show in Annapolis, Md.