03/21/2013 to 03/24/2013
South Shore Harbour Marina
Presented by GEICO, and endorsed by Sail America, the South West International Boat Show is unlike any other Boat Show in Texas.
This show offers an open invitation to manufacturers, dealers, brokers and charter companies from across the USA to participate in a truly international, in-water, boat show – making the event the largest Power and Sailboat Show in Texas!
Bob Bitchin will be doing a seminar on Saturday at 4:45 p.m. Try to be there, he hates talking to himself!
Cruising Outpost will be hosting a Cruisers Party Saturday Night!Don’t Miss the Cruisers’ Party on Saturday March 23rd! Be in the gates by 6:30 the party starts at 7pm. Over by the Stage, Free Beer and Pizza While it Lasts.Free Texas Beach Music by Jerry Diaz and Hanna’s Reef.Also, there will be a raffle with over $10,000 worth of great prizes, a Spectra Venture 150 Watermaker from Yacht Equipment Services, and a WinchRite from Sailology, as well as dozens of other great prizes!Bob & Jody will be there as well as other Cruising Outpost staff members to answer any questions you might have. See you there!
Lee Chesneau’s BASIC MARINE WEATHER SELF-RELIANCE COURSE
Lee Chesneau will be offering a Basic Marine Weather Course on Sunday! Mar 24,2013 – Time: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Over 400 boats, from 10ft to 80ft plus will be in-water and onshore, with pre-season savings and boat show specials; bay boats, ski boats, sailboats, sportfish, powerboats and luxury yachts – all on display with many ready to demo right there at the dock!
This year the Sail America Village returns, with a new location nearer to the docks, featuring a full range of marine electronics, products and accessories, along with a comprehensive seminar program featuring over 40 FREE seminars, for show attendees, across all four days of the event.
These entertaining and educational seminars, taking place on site at the South Shore Harbour Resort Hotel, will cover a wide variety of topics from great destinations to information on how to turn sailing dreams into on the water reality!
Additionally, visitors can sign up at the Discover Sailing Dock for a complimentary sail on the Bay with a licensed skipper. Take the wheel, trim the sails, or just sit back and enjoy the relaxing sailing lifestyle. Learn how to get started in sailing, and pick up some sailing lingo.
Add to this fishing gear, the latest water toys, sound systems, wakeboard towers and navigational equipment – a huge variety of products and services alongside vendors selling jewelry, art and spas.
Live music every day, exciting giveaways, good food and entertainment for the kids make this a great event for the entire family!
Come and experience the difference of an OUTDOOR Boat Show!
Show Dates and Hours:
|Thursday, 21 March:||
|Friday, 22nd March:||
|Saturday, 23rd March:||
|Sunday, 24th March:||
Parking/Complimentary Shuttle Bus
Thursday through Sunday:
There are many parking lots around the South Shore Harbour Resort which are free to use – follow directional signage.
Saturday and Sunday will also have overflow parking available at nearby locations – follow directional signage.
A complimentary shuttle bus will operate at all offsite locations for the short journey to the Boat Show.
Unfortunately, the only pets we can allow on site are guide dogs or other licensed, working dogs.