Debuting in 1970, the Annapolis Boat Shows have wowed boating enthusiasts for over forty years. In mid-October, the United States Sailboat Show takes over the Annapolis Harbor and City Dock, followed by the United States Powerboat Show.

With close to 150,000 attendees from around the world flocking to Annapolis for the world's largest in-water boat shows, there's no better place to catch a glimpse of cutting-edge designs and sleek classics than right here in the Sailing Capital of America. Spend the day hopping from one vessel to another before stocking up on sailing essentials from the many vendors in attendance, offering everything from high-tech navigational equipment to outboard motors. Purchase your tickets today for the U.S. Sailboat and Powerboat Shows in Historic Annapolis.

Sailboat Show

The United States Sailboat Show offers attendees the chance to climb aboard some of the sea's most extraordinary wind-powered boats. Recognized worldwide as the premier sailing showcase, the United States Sailboat Show treats visitors to some of the world's finest vessels and state-of-the-art equipment. Hop on aboard any boat that catches your attention. Browse through the vendors' tents, stocking up on the latest sailing gear.

There's no better way to get your sailing fix than at the 2016 U.S. Sailboat Show, October 8th through the 12th, on the historic Annapolis waterfront. Learn more about the Sailboat Show here.