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U.S. Sailboat Show

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Repeats every day until Mon Oct 09 2017 .
October 5, 2017 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
October 6, 2017 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
October 7, 2017 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
October 8, 2017 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
October 9, 2017 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

Join 50,000 boating enthusiasts from around the world viewing, boarding and lusting after 150 sailboats from small day sailors to extravagant world cruisers. See sailboats over 65 feet; a pavilion of domestic and international racing boats from 18 to 35 feet; the largest multi-hull collection in the world — over 50 — ranging from 26 to 67 feet; and small, compact easy-to-trailer sailboats, sailing dinghies and inflatables. Take the wheel in workshops and demos and go to daily seminars on all things sailing. Take sailing lessons on a Beneteau First 22, offered four times daily (rsvp in advance online). Celebrate opening day at the Hands Across the Transom Appreciation Party with live music, dinner and drinks, to benefit individuals impacted by recent hurricanes (Th 6-9pm, Annapolis Waterfront Hotel, $75). VIP Preview Day Th 10am-6pm, F-Su 10am-6:30pm, M 10am-5pm, City Dock, Annapolis, $35 VIP day, $18 w/discounts: www.annapolisboatshows.com.