2016 Highlights coming soon!
Hundreds of new 2015 and new overstocked non-current model boats, motors and trailers – PRICED TO SELL! More than 100 exhibitors under one roof, showing boats for skiing, fishing and cruising, up to 30 feet in length. Plus, personal watercraft, accessories, dockage, hoists and much, much more! Plus this is “the time to buy show” with bargain prices, low interest rates and financing on the spot.
Pirate Village – Fun for Scallywag’s of all ages!
- NEW! Visit the Gypsy Rose III Pirate Landship – ARGH! Dare to climb aboard to join Captain Tim and his crew of pirate scallywags for a “high seas adventure”—sing pirate sea shanties, skirmish with swords and even fire a canon. Plan to take a few shots as well— everyone will be able to take photos in front of the Gypsy Rose III as a souvenir of their pirate adventure.
- Dig for buried Treasure – Use a real metal detector to find lost treasure in the sand
- Pineapple Toss – Try your hand at tossing some pineapples for a friendly competition game with your friends and family.
- Sand Box for the kiddos to play.
- Take a photo in the stockade!
You could WIN two Stand Up Paddle Boards with lessons – $1200 value! Stay tuned for more details on contest entry.
Come one Come all to the Tiki Bar – Caribbean themed and fun for all! This bar, located in the center of the show, is sure to be a hit with attendees.
Free Boater Safety Course The Spring Boating Expo is partnering with the Michigan Department of Natural Resources and the Oakland County Marine Division to offer a free boating safety class at the Suburban Collection Showplace during the Spring Boating Expo. Those who finish the class will get one free ticket to the show. Boaters young and old are invited to learn the rules of the water and other helpful safety tips for boating during a free six-hour seminar held Saturday, March 14th. Passing this exam also often accounts for discounts on your boat insurance!
Click HERE for your registration forms!
Meet A Mermaid! Bring your camera and take a picture with this beautiful fish out of water. Grab a seashell from her stash to take home with you. (Friday – Sunday only)
Discover Boating Center – Boats for less than $250/month For those who are interested in the boating lifestyle but don’t know where to start, the Spring Boating Expo offers a Discover Boating Center which features a variety of boats priced under $250 per month. The joys of boating are many and this special feature area helps families start the buying process by showing them how affordable boats can be, helping them understand which boat type best fits their needs and discovering the many boating options there are around the state of Michigan and close to home. No better time to buy a boat! (Get full value on your trade-in with Michigan’s new Sales Tax on the Difference.)
Fishing Simulator Try your hand at deep sea fishing at the show. This rod has real tension and is full size – kids and adults can try to land the catch of the day!
RADIO STATION APPEARANCES
WCSX, Friday 3/13 from 3pm to 7pm
WXYT “The Ticket”, Saturday 3/14 from 11am to 1pm
WRIF, Saturday 3/14 from 2pm to 7pm