February 13-17, 2019
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Features & Attractions

PLEASE NOTE: The following information is from the 2018 Grand Rapids Boat Show. The 2019 Show details will be posted soon.

Antique & Classic Boat Display

Antique & Classic Boat Display

An impressive display of wooden boats, presented by the Water Wonderland Chapter of the Antique & Classic Boat Society, will once again be on display at the Boat Show. Members of the Water Wonderland Chapter will be on-hand to answer questions and share stories from days gone by.

Visit www.wwcacbs.com for more information. Sponsored by Michigan Radio.

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Action Water Sports’ HO Sports Tube Truckload Sale

Action Water Sports’ HO Sports Tube Truckload Sale

HO Sports will inflate every tube they make and offer the best values ever at the Tubers’ Truckload Sale at the Boat Show! Meet the professional designers of the tubes straight from the factory. HO Sports will also give away a tube a day to some lucky winners!

HO is a leader in the development of the new sphere technology, with tubes like the Ion, Molecule, Atom, and Black Ice tubes. Stock up at the Boat Show and be ready to hit the water this Summer!

Key West Crab Shack

Key West Crab Shack

The Key West Crab Shack meets Tommy’s Barrel Back Restaurant from Walloon Lake! Terrific chef specialties and exotic new cocktails join the Crabshack’s most popular seafood. Plus Tropical Rock (Trop Rock) music from the Don Middlebrook Band at the Key West Crab Shack.  The songs for beach, boat and island lovers will resonate through DeVos Place from the docks in the Ballroom.

Don Middlebrook Performance Schedule:

Wednesday:  6pm – 9pm

Thursday:  6pm – 9pm

Friday:  6pm – 9pm

Saturday:  4pm – 7pm


Key West Crab Shack Menu:

Seafood Jambalaya

Fish & Chips


Thai Chicken Lettuce Cups

Barrel Back Pork Sliders

Summer Time Salad

Brisket Tacos

Seared Ahi Tuna

Barrel Back Mac & Cheese

Key Lime Cheese Cake

Crab Shack Signature Mixed Drinks & Beer

Dive Tank

Dive Tank

Presented by the Great Lakes Dive Locker.  All attendees are invited to suit up and try it out each day of the Show!


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Gizmo the Robot

Gizmo the Robot

Be on the look-out for Gizmo the Robot while you’re at the Show!  He’ll be wandering the aisles entertaining attendees.