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Antique Boat Show Turns 50

Antique Boat Show Turns 50

The Antique Boat Museum (ABM) in Clayton, New York recently opened exhibitor registration for the historic 50th annual Antique Boat Show & Auction, which will be held August 1-3. ABM will celebrate this historic year of the longest-running boat show in the nation by offering 10 days of eve...
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Mothers Day Gift Ideas for Moms who Love Boating

Mothers Day Gift Ideas for Moms who Love Boating

It's that time of the year again when we celebrate that important woman in our lives -- our mothers! Mother's Day is on May 11 and if you don't already have a gift for her, here are a few nautical-inspired gifts for the mom who loves boating! Sailing Lessons Nothing compares to getting ...
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Miller Marina Turns 80

Miller Marina Turns 80

Miller Marina, one of the oldest family-run marinas in the State of Michigan, celebrates its 80th birthday in 2014. Headquartered in St. Clair Shores and owned and operated by the Miller family, the marina was first opened in 1934 by William C. Miller, grandfather to Chip Miller, who now runs t...
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MBIA Awards Mayor’s Cup

MBIA Awards Mayor’s Cup

Sen. David Robertson and Rep. Andrea LaFontaine (pictured) were presented with the 2014 Mayor’s Cup Award by the Michigan Boating Industries Association (MBIA). The annual award, started in 1984, recognizes outstanding contributions to the recreational boating industry in Michigan and was pres...
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Castaway Yacht Sales Opens New Facility

Castaway Yacht Sales Opens New Facility

Castaway Yacht sales of Port Clinton, Ohio, just opened a new office/storage facility. It was specially designed for storing boats and meets all the latest energy codes to keep vessels at comfortable temperatures, even during the coldest winter months. The building is safe and secure, with round...
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South Haven Yacht Club Turns 75

South Haven Yacht Club Turns 75

Happy Birthday, South Haven Yacht Club (SHYC)! This year, the club will celebrate its 75th birthday. First established in October 1939, SHYC offers members facilities such as a clubhouse, dining facilities, full bar, 37 boat slips, picnic tables, grills and a calendar chock full of social e...
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Michigan Photographer Jason Mann Premieres Tall Ships Series in Sturgeon Bay

Michigan Photographer Jason Mann Premieres Tall Ships Series in Sturgeon Bay

Professional photographer and Door County Native Jason Mann will be displaying his Tall Ships photography series this March, which captures the last voyage of the HMS Bounty through Sturgeon Bay before it sunk off the coast of North Carolina in 2012 during Hurricane Sandy. The Tall Ships se...
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“Boat Guy” Partners With Ranger Tug

“Boat Guy” Partners With Ranger Tug

Legendary hydroplane racer and Pacific Northwest resident Chip Hanauer (at left), also known as “The Boat Guy,” is trying his hand at cruising aboard a Ranger Tug 27. Hanauer’s new boat, appropriately named The Boat Guy 1, will spend the next year exploring the region from Sout...
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Escape Winter at the 2014 Palm Beach Boat Show

Escape Winter at the 2014 Palm Beach Boat Show

If you’re looking to escape the Great Lakes’ cold and snow this month, head down to South Florida’s West Palm Beach for the 29th annual Palm Beach International Boat Show March 20-23. The show will feature more than $1 billion worth of yachts and accessories on display from the...
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Sea Ray Plant Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Sea Ray Plant Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Sea Ray Boats is celebrating the 30th anniversary of its Tellico Lake manufacturing plant in Vonore, Tennessee. “The Tellico Lake plant is emblematic of the dedicated Sea Ray network we currently have,” says Tim Schiek, Sea Ray Boat Group president. “Much more than Sea Ray ...
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