New Boaters

New to boating? The Seminars Series will help flatten the learning curve!

With a wide array of seminars focused on education, those who are new to boating will be able to learn tips and suggestions for making the day on the water a fun, enjoyable and safe experience.

Topics and sessions include a wide range of coverage from buying your first boat, working with dealers, why and when to get marine insurance, getting your PCOC, chartering, docking, marine electronics AND MORE!

We have left select seminars from the 2021 Virtual Show available On-Demand.

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Discover Boating

If you’ve got boating questions then Discover Boating is a great resource of information for you!
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Ask unbiased experts anything – we’re here to help!

  • How do I create a realistic budget that works?
  • How do I make sure that I choose the boat that’s right for me and my needs?
  • How do I successfully “shop a boat show”?
  • What kinds of questions should I ask?
  • How do I decide where to go boating?

We want you to find out how easy it is to realize your boating dreams. Once you get started, you’ll soon discover how much better life is with a boat!

Discover Boating’s Free Beginner’s Guide to Boating

If you’ve been thinking about getting out on the water, this is the guide for you.

No matter if you love the open sea, enjoy the whirl of a reel or just like the wind whipping through your hair, the water is there, waiting for you. Each chapter of Discover Boating’s guide provides insight and information that will help you easily realize your boating dream. It’ll help you find and buy the right boat, show you the best way to haul and store your new boat, and how to have fun along the way.

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Stories of Discovery

Ashley Rae’s Story of Discovery
A Tale of Recovery
A Legacy of Boating

Spousal Conversion

You dream about weekends on the water. Fishing. Cruising the shorelines. Tubing with the kids. In short, you're sold on buying a boat. However, your "first mate" does not share your enthusiasm (yet ...).

Persuading your partner to share in your dream may not be as difficult as you think…Discover Boating’s Spousal Conversion Kit is a great place to start.

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