Port Credit In Water Boat Show 2013The Port Credit In-Water Boat Show is celebrating its 23rd year from August 23-25th.  The only show of its kind on Lake Ontario, the Port Credit Boat Show is THE late summer boat show to attend.  

Board over 100 new and used power and sailboats or check out the land displays of marine accessories and services. The Speaker’s tent features seasoned boaters who talk about boat handling; boat repair; cruising and more.  And there will be lots of bargains available at the marine industry’s only consignment tent for boat “stuff” in support of Ontario Sailing and their Junior/Olympic programs.  

“We are pleased to be celebrating over 22 years at the Port Credit Harbour Marina.  Last year’s show sold out and we had more inventory of both power and sailboats than ever” stated Lori Mason, show manager. This year's show promises another great year of boat sales and activities, as well as a few special events. Three days of finding out why life is better with a boat through our free seminars! Also live  jazz bands for entertainment Saturday and Sunday afternoons by the beer tent! Come sit and enjoy what the boating lifestyle has to offer, explore the boats and view the boating equipment and related products.
 
The Port Credit Boat Show is held at the Port Credit Harbour Marina, 1 Port Street East (Hurontario & Lake Shore Road) Mississauga, ON.  Easily accessible by car, transit or boat.

Show hours are Friday August 23 10AM-7PM; Saturday August 24 10AM – 6PM and Sunday August 25 10AM-5PM.

www.portcreditboatshow.ca

The Port Credit In-Water Boat Show – join us and Discover Boating!

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