Availability Search

Historic Inn, Hotel, Annapolis MDThe 6th Annual Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show weighs anchor on Friday, April 28, 2017, and you are cordially invited to come aboard. Annapolis is America’s Sailing Capital. This historic seaport on Chesapeake Bay has a memorable beauty all its own.

Since 1970, Annapolis Boat Shows has been hosting boating conventions in Maryland’s capital, and the Spring Sailboat Show kicks off their efforts every year. It annually attracts more than 150,000 people who come to admire the finest new sailboats and check out the latest high-tech seafaring equipment.

Sailing Shopping Extravaganza

Taking place at the end of April every year, the Spring Sailboat Show’s primary location is the Annapolis City Dock. A variety of sailboats totaling more than 100 will be on display, including racing boats, mono hulls, catamarans, and even inflatables. You can inspect these vessels for sale and also shop for brand new marine equipment and clothing.

Cruisers University

The event welcomes both experienced and novice sailors. If you are eager to learn more about sailing and power-boating before setting out for sea, Cruisers University will provide courses and workshops taught by professionals in conjunction with the Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show. Subjects covered will include engines, navigation, weather, cruising, and boat maintenance. Classes will be taught at the Loews Annapolis Hotel, and all packages include:

  • Educational Materials
  • Instruction by Renowned Cruising Experts
  • Classes
  • Breakfast, Lunch, and Evening Social Activities
  • Admission to the Annapolis Spring Boat Show
  • Complimentary One Year Basic Boat U.S. Membership, a $30 Value

For more information: CRUISERS UNIVERSITY

Fun on Land

Attendees can also enjoy live entertainment and complimentary food. Wine and beer tastings and exciting prize drawings will be held. All of the events will be at a venue offering Annapolis’ spectacularly scenic water views.

Location: City Dock, Annapolis, Maryland

Dates & Times:

Friday, April 28, 2017 – 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 29, 2017 – 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Sunday, April 30, 2017 – 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


Adult: One Day – $12

Adult: Two Day Combo – $19

Children: 12 & under – FREE


An Inn Near the Sailing

The City Dock is less than a quarter of a mile away from Gibson’s Lodgings, a historic inn located in downtown Annapolis. Call us to reserve your room at our toll free number 877-330-0057. We’ll be very happy to serve you and your family throughout the year.

Comments are closed.