Organizers of the 58th annual Toronto International Boat Show said it had 70,643 visitors, a 1 percent increase from 2015, and dealers reported strong sales despite having to work hard to explain price increases to offset the weak Canadian dollar.
Toronto International Boat Show
The Toronto International Boat Show, Canada’s largest marine marketplace, brings to the Direct Energy Centre hundreds of boats, marine accessories ranging from canoes and kayaks to fishing rods and wakeboards, and free seminars, demonstrations and on-water entertainment.. The show is held annually in January.
Organizers of the Toronto International Boat Show — an economic bellwether for the Canadian boating industry — reported sales that exceeded conservative expectations, with a majority of product categories experiencing positive results.
The 57th annual Toronto International Boat Show begins Saturday and runs through Jan. 18 at the Direct Energy Centre.
The 57th annual Toronto International Boat Show, which takes place Jan. 10-18, will include an appearance during the opening weekend by Dawn Wells, better known as “Mary Ann” from the 1960s TV show “Gilligan’s Island.”
Boatbuilders are looking forward to the 56th annual Toronto International Boat Show because they say the Canadian market was resilient during the recession and because it enjoys consistently strong sales.
The Canadian Recreational Boating Industry Session will be held Jan. 14 at the Direct Energy Centre at Exhibition Place in Toronto during the Jan. 11-19 Toronto International Boat Show.
The 56th annual Toronto International Boat Show will be held Jan. 11-19 at the Direct Energy Centre at Exhibition Place. Organizers said visitors will find boats for every lifestyle and budget and the latest marine products and services. The show will feature boat rides and wakeboarding and boat-handling demonstrations on what organizers said is the…more
The Toronto International Boat Shows Special Preview Night raised $47,352 for childrens charities this year. Show organizers said the money will aid three beneficiaries: Toronto Star Fresh Air Fund: This tremendous donation will help the Toronto Star Fresh Air Fund support 103 camps this summer and allow as many as 25,000 underprivileged and special-needs…more
The 55th annual Toronto International Boat Show ended Sunday amid positive feedback from exhibitors. Many of the more than 550 manufacturers and dealers across the sold-out Direct Energy Centre Exhibition Place reported that the 10-day show exceeded their expectations, establishing the groundwork for what is shaping up to be a strong year for the boating…more
The Toronto International Boat Show will celebrate all things boating with a Special Preview Night from 4 to 11 p.m. today. For several years, boating enthusiasts have gathered to raise more than $585,000 for boating-related charities. Show-goers will embrace the VIP experience with live entertainment, food and beverages and an opportunity to bid on more…more