St. Petersburg show returns in December

The St. Petersburg Power & Sailboat Show, which organizers said is the largest in-water boat show on the Gulf Coast, will return for the 39th year in early December.
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Organizers say the St. Petersburg Power & Sailboat Show will feature hundreds of powerboats and sailboats on display in the water and on land.

Organizers say the St. Petersburg Power & Sailboat Show will feature hundreds of powerboats and sailboats on display in the water and on land.

The St. Petersburg Power & Sailboat Show, which organizers said is the largest in-water boat show on the Gulf Coast, will return for the 39th year in early December.

The Dec. 1-4 show will be at the Duke Energy Center for the Arts Mahaffey Theater Yacht Basin and Albert Whitted Park in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Organizers said the show will feature hundreds of powerboats and sailboats on display in the water and on land, including family cruisers, runabouts, fishing boats, sailing yachts and personal watercraft. There also will be a 40,000-square-foot exhibit tent with marine gear.

Activities and special events include boating seminars and youth fishing clinics presented by the non-profit Hook The Future and musical entertainment, food and refreshments.

The show is endorsed and sponsored by Sail America and produced and managed by Show Management.

Soundings Trade Only and Show Management are owned by Active Interest Media.

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