Tag: Sailboat

Classic Wooden Boat Regatta

Classic Wooden Boat Regatta

| September 17, 2017

Participate in the National Sailing Hall of Fame Classic Wooden Boat Regatta. They have invited the Woodwinds’ to participate in the race in the “Spirit of Tradition Class”. The course is approximately 5.4 NM and takes place in the Severn River. It is a 3 lap race with pursuit style race. Each boat has a […]

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Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show has awesome lineup of boats and (new this year) events

Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show has awesome lineup of boats and (new this year) events

| April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Sailboats are gathering in downtown Annapolis and adding to the excitement of the fifth annual Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show, April 22-24, 2016, is a festival-like atmosphere in Susan Campbell Park, with spectacular water views and seating for patrons to relax, listen to live music, win valuable prizes, watch a regatta, and enjoy free food and drink […]

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Annapolis prepares for annual sailboat show

Annapolis prepares for annual sailboat show

| September 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

In October when the United States Sailboat Show fills Annapolis harbor with luxury sailing vessels, there will be an added emphasis on smaller affordable pocket cruisers that are easily transported and fun for families. Also, new to the Show, are sailing lessons and a grand prize sailboat giveaway making Annapolis the place to be on […]

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Annapolis spring sailboat show a huge success

Annapolis spring sailboat show a huge success

| May 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

In its fourth year, the Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show not only saw continued growth in exhibitors and attendance; its many interactive programs introduced beginners to the sport and prepared experienced sailors for the cruising lifestyle. This year’s footprint was 15 percent larger than 2014 with more than 76 sailboats on display.  Despite a chilly and […]

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2 sailboats burn overnight at Whitehall marina

2 sailboats burn overnight at Whitehall marina

| January 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

Early this morning, fire crews were dispatched to the 1600 block of Homewood Landing Road at the Whitehall Marina for a boat fire. Arriving crews found two sailboats well-involved in fire.  Queen Anne’s County was called for mutual aid and foam operations were used to extinguish the fire. Often when fuel might be involved, foam is […]

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Boat shows prepare for October crowds

Boat shows prepare for October crowds

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

[do action=”schuh”/] Every October sailors from around the globe gather on miles of docks in the historic seaport of Annapolis, Maryland for the United States Sailboat Show. The upcoming 45th internationally acclaimed sailboat show will open October 9th and run through October 13th and is the largest and oldest in-water sailboat show. Premiering Boats – The most exciting new sailboats from […]

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Wednesday Night Races from the deck of the Harbor Queen?

Wednesday Night Races from the deck of the Harbor Queen?

| August 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

Two Annapolis traditions mixed together for a twist on a classic summer activity! Wednesday Night Sailboat Races are an Annapolis staple. Add in Harbor Queen –another Annapolis staple– and you get an exciting special event cruise from Cruises on the Bay™ by Watermark®. The final Watermark Wednesday Night Races cruise of the season is Wednesday, […]

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Sailboat show announces new expansion

Sailboat show announces new expansion

| July 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

New this year, the 45-year-old Annapolis sailboat show will expand its already large selection of new and premiering sailboats to include previously owned sailboats in a floating marina in St. Mary’s Cove. The United States Sailboat Show, opening October 9-13, 2014, will feature “Brokerage Cove,” a show within a show, overflowing with used boats presented […]

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CRAB SailFree on Sunday

CRAB SailFree on Sunday

| June 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Chesapeake Region Accessible Boating (CRAB) is dedicated to making the thrill of sailing a reality for physically and developmentally disabled individuals. Join them for the next SailFree at Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis. Come and experience the joy of sailing on the Chesapeake Bay. There is no charge for this event. Their experienced skippers will be taking groups […]

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Spring boat show a screaming success

Spring boat show a screaming success

| May 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Another picture perfect weekend in Annapolis brought nice weather and encouraging sales of sailboats and boat gear to exhibitors at the third annual Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show.  The show continues to grow in size and importance to the sailing industry. “Our spring sailboat show is one of the largest in the country and we are […]

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Spring sailboat show this weekend

Spring sailboat show this weekend

| April 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

To celebrate spring and mark the beginning of the sailing year, the 2014 Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show returns to downtown Annapolis on April 25th and runs through April 27th. The third annual in-water springtime show will feature more than 80 new and previously-owned sailboats of all types and sizes including catamarans, mono hulls, racing boats, inflatables, […]

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Springtime sailboat show coming to City Dock

Springtime sailboat show coming to City Dock

| March 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

The 2014 Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show opens April 25th and runs through April 27th. The third annual in-water springtime show features more than 80 new and previously-owned sailboats and celebrates the end of winter and the beginning of the sailing year. Sailboats of all types and sizes will be on display including catamarans, mono hulls, racing boats, […]

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Annapolis Sailboat Show Reports Record Sales

Annapolis Sailboat Show Reports Record Sales

| October 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Some said that the inclement weather might have actually buoyed sales at this year’s United States Sailboat Show; because the harder it rained the more boats were sold. Show officials suggested that although overall attendance dipped slightly, the quality of buyers soared as many consumers seemed intent on leaving the show with a new boat. […]

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Annapolis Boat Show Insight: Who Is A Better Tipper? Powerboaters Or Sailboaters?

Annapolis Boat Show Insight: Who Is A Better Tipper? Powerboaters Or Sailboaters?

| October 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

Anecdotally, we have always heard that those in the service industry have a love-hate relationship with October in Annapolis. October marks the arrival of the annual boat shows–properly known as the United States Sailboat Show and the United States Powerboat Show. While the shows themselves will draw nearly 100,000 people to our little hamlet on […]

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