Each October boaters from around the world gather in the historic seaport of Annapolis, Maryland for the United States Powerboat Show. In its 44th year, this is the world's oldest in-water powerboat show.
Free Seminars on Boating
Free daily seminars on boating are presented by the Chesapeake Bay Magazine and the Annapolis School of Seamanship
Grand Prize Presented By MarineMax
Win an exotic vacation: 7 day & 6 night luxury bareboat charter aboard a MarineMax Power Catamaran in the beautiful British Virgin Islands!
Manufacturers and Brokers
Miles of docks exhibit everything from luxurious motor and ocean-going yachts and “downeast” trawlers to high-performance powerboats and offshore fishing machines. On display are boats of every style from 8’ to 80’ including express cruisers, inflatables, paddleboards, ski boats, trailerable powerboats, pontoons, and an extensive collection of center console fishing boats.
Acres of On-Land Exhibitors
The powerboat show has the latest in navigational equipment, high-tech electronics, boating accessories, clothing, gear, and related services such as boating clubs, charter companies, insurance firms, and lending institutions. Boat show goers shop from a vast display of boating products and services.