Why is Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show so great?
The Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show is organized every end of April – beginning of May since 1970 at the City Dock, Annapolis, MD. It was the first in-water sailboat show in the country. In water shows are great, they gives boaters the opportunity to board the boats and inspect every details. All major brands are represented. You can meet with their representatives and compare boats side-by-side. It is a great way to start the season. Great chance for crew and sailors.
If you like boat shows in general, you can also visit the following boat shows:
Why is Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show a great Show?
In addition to the in-water show, Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show welcome dozens of other exhibitors under very well organized tents. You will find everything you need for your sailboat, your dinghy or your next boating adventures. There are also numerous Educational Activities available during the show.
Annapolis Sailboat Show Hours:
Friday and Saturday: 10:00am – 6:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Annapolis Sailboat Show location:
City Dock & Harbor
1 Dock Street Annapolis, MD 21401
Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show ticket prices:
$18 if you buy online before the show and $20 onsite
The boat show entrance is free for children under 12.
Coboaters partnered with the Annapolis Boat Show. We exhibit in Tent A22 every year.
Annapolis Sailboat show VIP tickets and parking
VIP tickets are also available for $85 + $85 for parking. The VIP experience includes:
Spring Sailboat show entrance
Access to the VIP lounge (unlimited entry). The boat show lounge provides confortable seating, fabulous complimentary cuisine with wine, beer and spirit tastings.
You must 21 years old to purchase VIP tickets.
Please note that the VIP ticket is valid for one day only.
VIP parking ticket for the Spring Sailboat Show:
Valid for one car only.
Park very near the Sailboat show entrance at the Donner parking lot
Location: 120 Compromise St. Annapolis, MD21401
One ticket per car is needed
Limited space available.
Annapolis Sailboat show Educational activities:
Several courses are available at Cruisers University. They include topics for blue water sailors like Advanced Diesel diagnostics, How to enjoy the Bahamas, Cruisers energy management, etc…
Offshore Emergency Medicine Class:
Understand basic body systems and care principles when at sea.
First sail Workshop:
Learn how to sail everyday during the show. Each session includes 45 minutes classroom followed by 90 minutes on the water.
Free daily seminar
Seminars will be held every day during the Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show. The exact program will be communicated at a later date. Topics include:
Lessons from Sailors Who Log 100 Days on the Water Each Year
Get Your Captains License
Weekends on the Waterâ€”Cruising to towns in the upper & middle Bay
How to Anchor Your Boat