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Clemons Boats Gets Carefree

Clemons Boats Gets Carefree

Clemons Boats, a 49-year-old Sandusky, Ohio-based boat dealership, has been added to the growing list of Carefree Boat Club locations. Carefree Boat Club offers boaters a chance to get out on the water without owing a boat. Unlike renting or chartering, the club allows approved members to have unlim...
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Sea Ray Wins Award for App

Sea Ray Wins Award for App

Sea Ray recently took home the prestigious Qualcomm Vuforia Vision Award for the app it created allowing prospective boat-buyers to tour the company’s luxurious L650 Fly motoryacht. The L650 Fly Augmented Reality App features interior and exterior tours of Sea Ray’s flagship mode...
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SkipperBud's Opens New Location

SkipperBud's Opens New Location

SkipperBud’s opened a new location at MacRay Harbor on Lake St. Clair, becoming the company’s fourth in Eastern Michigan. The dealership has new boats ranging in size from 16 to 100 feet, including bow riders, deck boats, cruisers, yachts, pontoons, jet boats, center consoles, and surf/s...
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Les Cheneaux Culinary School Opens

Les Cheneaux Culinary School Opens

Foodies in Hessel, Michigan, rejoice! The Les Cheneaux Culinary School (LCCS) is opening its restaurant, Hessel Bay Inn, May 15. The restaurant is part of the non-profit culinary school, which offers culinary students a complete, in-depth, one-year program with hands-on experience in all aspect...
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2015 Innovation Award Winners Announced

2015 Innovation Award Winners Announced

It’s that time of the year again — when the most innovative and impressive new boats and consumer marine products are honored with the 2015 Miami Innovation Awards, presented in February at the Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat Show. The National Marine Manufacturers As...
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Walstrom Marine Adds Legacy

Walstrom Marine Adds Legacy

Legacy Yachts by Tartan announced that Walstrom Marine is now the exclusive dealer for the Legacy line of traditional, Downeast-style powerboats on Lake Michigan, Lake Huron, the Straits of Mackinac, and the U.S. North Channel region. The family-owned and -operated Harbor Springs, Michigan-base...
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Congrats to our <em>Lakeland Boating</em> BWI
 Writing Contest Award Winners!

Congrats to our Lakeland Boating BWI
 Writing Contest Award Winners!

Congratulations are in order for Lakeland Boating regular contributors Capt. Tom Serio and Greg Proteau for taking home awards in the 2014 Boating Writers International (BWI) Annual Writing Contest! Serio won second place in the Photography category for his feature “The Docks After Dark&...
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Music Stars Rebuild Boats

Music Stars Rebuild Boats

This April, you’ll be able to see 90s music star Edwin McCain, famous for his hit, “I’ll Be,” flip boats with his country music star friend, Darius Rucker, former frontman of Hootie and the Blowfish and now a successful solo artist. In an all-new Animal Planet series cal...
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Chicago Maritime Festival

Chicago Maritime Festival

Hear sea songs and shanties, assemble model boats, and experience the romance, adventure, and mystery of the Great Lakes at the Chicago Maritime Festival April 18. Hosted by the Old Town School of Folk Music and the Grafton Pub, the Chicago Maritime Festival shares deep maritime roots through music,...
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Beneteau Named Sponsor of ICSA

Beneteau Named Sponsor of ICSA

Beneteau was recently named a sponsor of the Inter-Collegiate Sailing Association (ICSA). ICSA is the governing authority for sailing competition at colleges and universities throughout the United States and in some parts of Canada. For more information, visit collegesailing.org (http://collegesaili...
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