Greenwich Boat Show will make its return with a change of course as a 3-week long virtual event that will run April 5-25. This year’s adapted show format creates an extended opportunity for boaters and dealers to safely connect online, in-person and on-water ahead of a much-anticipated 2021 boating season.
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
2016 PRESS RELEASE: Greenwich Boat Show
DATES: April 2 & 3, 2016
HOURS: Saturday & Sunday 10 am – 4 pm, rain or shine
Many Styles of Boats Ready to be Tested at the Greenwich Boat Show
Why should you buy a boat? The reasons are as varied as the
experiences you can have boating, from fun-filled days on the water with your
family to the thrill of reeling in a trophy fish to the joy of socializing with
friends on a stylish, luxurious yacht.
what size and style of boat you’re considering, you’ll have plenty to choose
from at the 2016 Greenwich Boat Show. This year’s show will be held April 2 and
3, from 10 am to 4 pm each day, at the Greenwich Water Club in Cos Cob,
Connecticut. The Greenwich Boat Show is the only in-water boat show that offers
free sea trials, and its location along the Mianus River gives boaters easy
access to test out multiple boats on the open waters of Long Island Sound. This
year’s show will have plenty of boats to try, with more than 110 boats
representing 43 brands from 19 of the best dealers in the region.
Of all the
thrilling experiences you can have boating, perhaps no boating experience beats
the thrill of feeling a tug on the end of your fishing line and the rush of
adrenaline as you reel in an underwater beast. Anglers looking to buy that
perfect fishing boat will find a huge selection of the industry’s best fishing
boats to explore at the Greenwich Boat Show. Available to test will be such
high quality, versatile fishing boats as Robalo, Regulator, Everglades, Cape
Horn, Release and Sea Pro. Other fishing favorites on hand will be Scout Boats,
Sea Fox, Grady White, Pursuit, Edgewater, Boston Whaler and World Cat.
you’re not a fisherman. Maybe you’re looking for a family boat, a vessel on
which everyone can enjoy an exciting cruise to a new port, swimming off your
deck near a sandy island or being towed behind your boat as you’re wakeboarding
or waterskiing. If your family is considering becoming a boating family, you’ll
be able to explore plenty of boats at the show perfect for cruising and
watersports. Featured will be stylish, comfortable vessels from Cruisers Yachts,
Sea Ray, Monterey, Chaparral, Four Winns and Regal. Families looking for a dual
hull can check out Carolina Cat, and those eyeing the spacious, comfortable
layout of a pontoon boat can test boats from Premier Pontoons and Bennington.
you might have different tastes. Instead of fishing or family fun, you might be
looking for something that exudes luxury. After all, a luxurious yacht can be
more than just a boat. It can be a comfortable, stylish setting perfect for
entertaining friends and family. It can be a vehicle for exploring beautiful
destinations. And it can be a relaxing oasis where just stepping aboard lowers
your blood pressure and brings a smile to your face.
If you’re considering getting a luxury yacht that is
stylish, comfortable and features all the amenities you could want on a boat,
you’ll get to explore some of the best luxury boats on the market at the show.
On display will be such innovative, luxurious brands as Tiara Yachts, Chris
Craft, Back Cove, Carver, Bavaria Yachts, Formula, Jeanneau and Azimut Yachts.
Other high-end, luxury offerings include Galeon, Meridian, Sealine, Hunt
Yachts, MJM, Southport Boats, Vanquish and Sabre.
To secure a chance to test boats at the show, attendees
should schedule a sea trial in advance online by visiting the show’s website at
Also at the show this year, boaters get a chance to win one
of two great raffles offered before the show. Raffle winners receive either a
Garmin eTrex handheld GPS receiver or a free overnight stay at the Cos Cob Inn
on Saturday, April 2, letting the winner enjoy the boat show the entire
weekend. Results of the raffle will be announced on March 29. And, for the
first time, Manhattan Lamborghini will be at the show with two of the newest
Lamborghini models on the market.