Boat Show Features
Keep your parking receipt and redeem it for
ONE FREE admission to the show.
From NBC's America's Got Talent, don't miss the Smage Brothers Riding Show perform amazing riding tricks.
Friday, September 13, 2013: shows at 3pm and 5pm
Saturday, September 14, 2013: shows at 1pm, 3pm and 5pm
Sunday, September 15, 2013: shows at 12pm, 2pm and 4pm
The dock layout for the 40th annual event has been completely reworked to allow for demos on more than 40 boats, giving visitors opportunities to test drive various models before buying.
Musician and island regular Steve Brownell will provide entertainment each day, including songs from his recent Nashville album "No Matter What."
Close-quarters Boat Handling Demos
Learn how to maneuver in tight spaces with ODNR Division of Watercraft officers.
Individual instruction will be given to each participant before pushing off from the dock.
Retired Military Craft
|The U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Corps' 76-foot LCM-8 military landing craft will be open for boarding.
The boat is regularly stationed in Sandusky and maintained by the Firelands Military Vehicle Group.
New to boating?
Looking to trade up at a low cost?
Be sure to check out the Boats Under $15,000 and Boats $15,000-25,000 pavilions on land.
Free Sailboat Rides
Sail on Lake Erie with Huron's Harbor North!
K96 Wing Eating Contest
At noon on Saturday, September 14, local contestants will race to finish Buffalo Wild Wings chicken wings at the K96 Wing Eating Contest.
The event will be judged by Mike Jeffries and the winner will receive four Cedar Point HalloWeekends passes, an overnight stay at Sawmill Creek Resort in Huron and breakfast for two at Salmon Run Restaurant.
Opening day at the show will include a live broadcast from Toledo’s 104.7 WIOT between 5 and 7 p.m.