Shows and Events


This roundup of upcoming industry events includes news from the Seattle Boat Show and the Fort Lauderdale Mariners Club.

The Seattle Boat Show at Shilshole Bay Marina opens Thursday and runs through the weekend.

There will be more than 150 new and used boats - ranging from 14 to 74 feet in length - plus an accessory tent full of gear and electronics.

The show also features free 90-minute sailboat rides, free stand-up paddleboard lessons and wakeboard demos from the region's top riders

Click here for information.

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The Fort Lauderdale Mariners Club is hosting its 21st annual seminar and golf tournament Oct. 26-27.

The golf tournament takes place Oct. 26, followed the next day by a seminar titled "Different Points of the Compass," which takes place at the Hyatt Regency Pier 66 Resort and Marina.

The Fort Lauderdale Mariners Club is a non-profit club dedicated to maintaining high business standards, providing a forum for the interchange of information and improving the ethics of the South Florida marine business community.

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A Record Q2 for Brunswick

With strong global demand in all its business segments, Brunswick Corp. reported another stellar quarter, posting a 57 percent jump in net sales.

OneWater Adds PartsVu

The online marketplace for marine parts, accessories and electronics posted $25 million in sales over the last year.

Groupe Beneteau Updates Revenue Forecasts, More

The builder saw gains in its boat and luxury-home sectors and made several acquisitions, including a majority stake in Dream Yacht Group.

Golden Manufacturing Expands

The fabricator of aluminum boat lifts and aluminum and concrete floating docks adds 18,000 square feet to its Fort Myers, Fla., headquarters.

GetMyBoat Takes You to the Movies

The boat rental marketplace site teams with Disney’s Jungle Cruise for a contest to win a boat trip or movie tickets.

ConMar Adds to Sales Team

The manufacturers’ representatives add industry vet Brain Steele.

Will Canada Reopen to Boaters?

Set to open its borders to fully vaccinated U.S. residents next month, our neighbor to the north could be facing a strike by Canadian border guards and customs officials. Plus, the Great Lakes welcomes a newly designated marine sanctuary.