Dianna Stampfler, Show Publicist – (269) 330-4228 | email@example.com
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Henri Boucher, Show Producer – (616) 447-2860 ext. 1071 | email@example.com
Southwest Michigan Boat Dealers
Headed to 75th Annual Grand Rapids Boat Show
(GRAND RAPIDS, Mich) — Five Southwest Michigan boat dealers are headed north for the 75th Annual Grand Rapids Boat Show, February 19-23 at DeVos Place in downtown Grand Rapids. They will be among nearly 30 overall dealers from the shoreline, Grand Rapids and beyond, bringing in about 400 boats from some 100 manufacturers. In all, attendees will find more than five (5) acres of boats, accessories and related lake style items on display at the longest-running boat show in Michigan.
This year’s southwest Michigan dealers include:
- Double J Bait & Marine, Vicksburg
- D & R Sport Center, Kalamazoo
- Gull Lake Marine, Richland
- Matteson Marine, Shelbyville
- Premier Boating, Wayland
Collectively these dealers represent more than two dozen brands including: Berkshire, Boston Whaler, Champion Boats, Chaparral, Crest, G-3 Boats, Gillgetter, Hobie, JC Tritoon, Lund, Mako, Misty Harbor, Moomba Wake & Surf Boats, Nautique Wake & Surf Boats, Nitro, Premier Pontoons, Robalo, Smoker Craft, South Bay, Sun Tracker, Suncatcher, SunChaser Pontoons, Sylvan, Tahoe, Tracker and Triton.
A West Michigan tradition since 1946, the Grand Rapids Boat Show – Michigan’s longest running boat show – draws nearly 30 dealers with the newest and best watercraft from some 100 manufacturers (and collectively more than 400 boats). Bigger and better than ever before, attendees will find five (5) acres of boats filling the main convention center plus expansion into the Steelcase Ballroom. The 75th Annual Grand Rapids Boat Show is one of 14 consumer expositions produced by ShowSpan Inc., in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Founded in 1945, ShowSpan – a Studio C Company – is the largest producer of consumer shows in the Midwest.
PHOTOS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST
75th Annual Grand Rapids Boat Show: February 19-23, 2020
WHERE: DeVos Place in Downtown Grand Rapids. 303 Monroe St NE
Wednesday, February 19 2:00pm – 9:00pm
Thursday, February 20 12:00pm – 9:00pm
Friday, February 21 12:00pm – 9:00pm
Saturday, February 22 10:00am – 9:00pm
Sunday, February 23 11:00am – 5:00pm
PRICES: $12 adults, $5 children aged 6 to 14. Kids 5 and under are admitted free.
PARKING: There is plenty of close by parking – beneath DeVos Place, across the street and connected by skywalk. For more information, click here.
**NEW** Take the complimentary trolley…just park in the Dash Lot Area 9 on Seward ($2 total) and hop aboard the Trolley which will be making runs on an 8-minute loop for an hour before the show opens to an hour after the show closes each day.
MEDIA CONTACT: Dianna Stampfler, GR Boat Show Publicist: Dianna@PromoteMichigan.com | 269-330-4228
STOP BY THE COAT CHECK BEFORE LEAVING THE SHOW TO RECEIVE A RE-ADMISSION WRIST BAND, WHICH GETS YOU BACK INTO THE SHOW – FOR NO EXTRA CHARGE – ALL WEEK/END LONG!