Shows are perhaps the premier staging site for selling and buying boats. Builders from across the country and around the world deliver their best and newest boats, electronic equipment, engines and supplies to a prime location so boaters can see, inspect and perhaps make a deal to buy them. Whether the location is a glamorous site such as Miami Beach or a small, local venue, shows are where builders and consumers connect.
Experts estimated that based on the video, the shark was at least 15 feet long and thousands of pounds.
Show owners and producers release economic impact study results of last year’s show.
Organizers will sell tickets in advance in an attempt to limit daily crowd sizes.
A new date for the event has not been released.
The boat show, which was celebrating its 65th anniversary, was cut short due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Electrical system expert Nigel Calder and Chuck Hawley are featured presenters.
Registration fees from the award program benefit charities involved in the recreational boating industry.
NMMA says the pavilion’s new location is “squarely within the heartbeat of the show.”