Surprisingly strong sales for what has been a down market, and a growing of sense of optimism, were the story at the U.S. Sailboat Show, held Oct. 8-12 in Annapolis, Md. “I spoke with almost all the exhibitors, and everyone came away happy. It seemed to be universal, from production to one-design builders,” show manager…more
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 National Sailing Hall of Fame & Sailing Center’s exhibition at the upcoming U.S. Sailboat Show will feature the 1936 Sparkman & Stephens yawl Manitou, the mahogany 62-footer John F. Kennedy sailed while he was President. Manitou was built by M.M. Davis & Sons in Solomons Island, Md. Also on display will be the conceptual…more
Producers of the United States Sailboat & Powerboat shows in Annapolis announced sponsors. Sponsors for the 40th annual U.S. Sailboat Show, Oct 8-12, and the 38th annual U.S. Powerboat Show, Oct. 15-18, are as follows: Premier sponsors: BoatU.S., Chesapeake Bay Magazine, Jaguar Land Rover Annapolis, LaCroix Water, Hendrick’s Gin, Heineken, Mount Gay Rum, West Marine,…more