3rd Annual Bluewater Boat Show


By Marina Neal

Oct 9, 2020

 

October 9th – 11th
Open Daily; 10:00 AM to 6:30 PM

Port Annapolis Marina
7074 Bembe Beach Road
Annapolis Maryland, 21403

Join us for the 3rd Annual Bluewater Boat Show

Hosted annually by David Walters Yachts, this year’s event will feature a wide variety of boats of the highest caliber including pre-owned brokerage yachts for all budgets, size, and preference as well as new boats by Hylas, Italia Yachts, and Brig.  Demonstration sails are available!  New for 2020, there will be an exclusive selection of your favorite local marine businesses that will be on hand and available to showcase their products and share their services. 

This open-air show is a small-scale event organized to offer a safe and responsible way for you to browse a variety of boats, explore products and services and support local businesses and celebrate the boating lifestyle without the crowds.  Safety protocols include mandatory masks for guests and vendors, sanitation stations strategically placed, and private showings aboard all boats. 

 

Raffles & Giveaways!

Come on out and meet with your favorite local vendors and businesses. There will be a variety of giveaways, raffles, and prizes for attendees! ICOM will be raffling off a brand new ICOM M803 single sideband radio to one luck attendee! Sign up for your chance to win at the ICOM booth.

 

After Hour Events Friday and Saturday

Hylas Owners Event: On Friday night, Hylas Yachts will be hosting a cocktail event for Hylas owners, prospective owners, and industry partners. 

Drinks on the Dock: On Saturday night, in lieu of our usual customer appreciation party, David Walters Yachts invites all attendees, customers, and industry partners to join us for cocktails, beer, and wine on the open-air patio outside the David Walters Yachts office.


In Water Display

Boats on Land


Participating Partners

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Port Annapolis Marina

Port Annapolis Marina is not only home to David Walters Yachts in Annapolis, but one of our key partners in the industry.  Their service and facilities are second to none. Whether you are staying for a few days or a few months, Port Annapolis Marina has everything you need!

M Yacht Services

When it comes to yacht care, rigging, or extensive refits, M Yacht Services is always our first recommendation.  They have undertaken numerous refit projects for our clients over the years and always concludes the job with the extreme satisfaction of the boat owner.

Sirocco Marine Annapolis

Located on the Chesapeake and the capital of Maryland. Visitors and residents alike enjoy miles of gorgeous beachfront and ocean. To get the most out of the area’s sparkling waters, you need a safe watercraft with plenty of exciting features. Sirocco Marine’s Annapolis inflatable boat dealer sells rigid inflatable boats (RIBs), a new way to explore the sea.

Raymarine

Raymarine is an industry leader in electronics with decades of experience and proven reliability in marine technology. Stop by and check out what this dealer has to offer.

FLIR

FLIR Maritime thermal imaging systems turn night into day, keeping you safe and secure on the water and letting you boat with confidence.  Plus, FLIR thermal imaging works during the day too- allowing you to see clearly through solar glare, smoke and even light fog.

ICOM

ICOM has a marine radio to fit the needs of every boat on the water. They will have several featured promotions at our bluewater boat show this year. Visit their website to learn more.

North Sails

As the official sail maker of Hylas Yachts, North Sails has been a long time partner of David Walters Yachts. Their team has equipped our clients boats for well over 20 years, taking them to all far flung corners of the globe. Stop by and chat with their team to learn about their innovative products and services.

Quantum Sails

If you've seen our Italia Yachts out on the water, you have undoubtedly admired their speed and performance largely due to the sails, support, and expertise of our partners at Quantum Sails. Andrew Waters and the rest of the team have been huge supporters of our Italia Program and have always taken excellent care of our owners! Stop by and chat with their experts and then take a spin aboard the Italia to see what these sails deliver!

 

Getting to the Show

Access to the Bluewater Boat Show could not be easier from downtown Annapolis - a quick water taxi ride will take you directly to the docks; or if you prefer to drive, it is only about 10 minutes to Port Annapolis Marina, where plenty of on-site parking will be available.

 

 

Photos from Last Year's Show

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