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3rd Annual Connecticut Spring Boat Show

Come experience Essex Village May 3-5 during the 3rd annual Connecticut Spring Boat Show hosted at Brewer Essex Island Marina.  The event will benefit Sails Up 4 Cancer, a fantastic non-profit based in Groton that focuses on cancer care, education, prevention and research.  Last year this event raised more than $10,000 with hopes of raising $15,000 or more during this year’s show.


The region’s boating industry continues to come together for this annual boutique boat show to share some of the latest innovations in boating while supporting a great cause.  Show attendees will have an ideal opportunity to compare different boats, dealers and options in one beautiful location.  A unique feature of the in-water show offers interested boat buyers select opportunities for sea trials throughout the weekend; thus, giving prospective buyers a unique ‘try-before-you-buy’ experience.


Visitors will enjoy seeing a wide range of new and brokerage, power and sail models of all sizes, 10ft to larger than 65ft from  Axopar, Barracuda, Bayliner, Beneteau, Boston Whaler, BRIG Inflatables, Catalina, Crownline, Cutwater, Canadian Electric Boat Company, Eastern Boats, Edgewater, Everglades, Formula, Grady White,  Grand Banks, Great Scott, a Stephens 68’, Hunt, Hydra-Sports,  Jeanneau, Joseph Conboy, Kencraft, Kha Shing, Lagoon,  Legacy Express,  MJM, Monterey, Nordic Tug, Nord Star, Nor-Tech,  Ranger Tug, Regal, Regulator,  Rossiter, Sabre, San Juan, , Scout, Sea Legs, Sea Pro, Sea Ray, Southport, Surfhunter, Tiara, Tidewater, Uniesse, Viking, and many other leading boat brands!


In addition to boats on the docks, the show will have gear, and accessories along with some amazing special events for you to take part in throughout the weekend.  Visit for more information.