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USA. 33rd Annual Charleston Boat show: Lowcountry’s largest boat show & sale

Friday, 04 January 2013

It’s “all hands on deck” as the 33rd Annual Charleston Boat show launches on January 25 – 27 at the Charleston Area Convention Center.  Sponsored by Mercury, 2013 Charleston Boat Show is the Lowcountry’s largest boat show and sale. This year’s show promises more boats and more brands at the best prices of the year.

The region’s leading dealers will be on-site to showcase a multitude of boats including: sport cruisers, motor and express yachts, sport fishing boats, center console fishing boats, bass boats, bow riders, deck and aluminum boats, runabouts, bay boats, shallow water flat skiffs, jet skis and family cruisers.

The 2013 Charleston Boat Show offers attendees their favorite features and some exciting new ones:

Skipper Bivins and Trent Jackson, hosts of Animal Planet’s hit show, Hillbilly Handfishin’. Learn how they teach everyday folks how to catch massive catfish with their hands and feet! 

Wild Wing Cafe and radio station, Q104.5 team up for this year’s Wing Eating Contest with a grand prize of a Yeti Cooler valued at $500!

Local archery sensation, Ella Kokinda is scheduled Sunday to demonstrate her talents. Featured on ESPN and Inside Edition, this Goose Creek teen is the State Champ and second ranked female in the National Archery in the Schools program nationwide.

The Coastal Fishing Expo provides fishing seminars, demonstrations and one-on-one discussion with local experts. These educational seminars are educational and informative for fishermen of all levels.

Adults and kids are invited to test their skills at the Fishing Simulator presented by the South Carolina Department of Natural Recourses. 

Wild Wing Café ‘will be on hand to satisfy the hungriest of appetites, serving up their delicious wings, nuggets, BBQ sandwiches, tater tots and house chips.

The kids will be entertained with popular features such as face painting, Loco Lazer Tag and Bouncy Houses.

The Charleston Boat Show sponsored by Mercury is hosted by the Tri-County Marine Trade Association and produced by JBM & Associates.  Sponsors include Mercury Marine, Allstate Boat Insurance and Stage Presence Event Rentals.

Show Hours:

Friday, January 25: Noon-6pm

Saturday, January 26: 10am-6pm

Sunday, January 27: 11am-5pm

$9 adults ($5 on Friday)

$5 Military

$4 Kids ages 4-12

Kids 3 & under- FREE

Parking: FREE

Last Updated ( Friday, 04 January 2013 )