Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show


Back for 2022, join us for the Spring Boat Show in America's Sailing Capital, Annapolis, Md.


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Itching to get on the water? Jump start the boating season with the Annapolis Sailboat Show this April. Annapolis Boat Shows, a leading management company, has been producing these in-water demonstrations since 1970, drawing over 150,000 people from all over the world to the Chesapeake Bay who want to see the latest and greatest in boats and related gear.


Sailboats and catamarans lined up in the water with flags flying up the mast.
Spring is in the air which means the Annapolis Spring Sailboat show has retuned!
Image courtesy of Annapolis Discovered.


The Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show

The Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show takes place this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at the Annapolis City Dock. Set in the seaport of Annapolis, it displays catamarans, mono hulls, racing boats, and inflatables - with over 100 new and brokerage boats. Check out the vessels and spend some time shopping for the latest equipment, including electronics, clothing, and other accessories. The show runs from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday. General admission is $12; children under 12 are free.



Friday, April 29 – Saturday, April 30
10:00am – 6:30pm

Sunday, May 1
10:00am – 5:00pm

General Admission ~ $18 ($20 at the gate)
Children under 12 are free


A Day with the Family during the Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show
Bring the whole family!
Image courtesy of Annapolis Boat Shows.


Cruisers University

Are you planning to cruise? Need to know the ins and outs of boat repair and navigation? As part of the Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show, Cruisers University will hold workshops providing lessons from professionals as well as opportunities for hands-on experience. Topics include learning how to troubleshoot and maintain engines, navigate in coastal and offshore weather, cruising courses, and classes on maintaining a boat above and below the waterline. Visit the website for information on course schedules and package prices. Classes will be held at The Historic Inns of Annapolis – The Governor Calvert House, State Circle, Annapolis.  The Historic Inns are just a short walk or shuttle bus ride to the Sailboat Show and Historic Main Street. You can also learn to sail in a hands-on First Sail Workshop at City Dock.


For more details, be sure to visit their website. Fair winds and following seas!