2017 Charlotte Antique and Classic Boat Show @ Trump National Golf and Country Club
Aug 25 – Aug 26 all-day

Blue Ridge Chapter holds its 2017 Charlotte Antique and Classic Boat Show at the Trump National Golf Club Charlotte.

The location is 120 Trump Square Mooresville, North Carolina 28117

35th Annual Antique & Classic Boat Festival in Salem, Massachusetts @ Brewer Hawthorne Cove Marina
Aug 26 – Aug 27 all-day
35th Annual Antique & Classic Boat Festival in Salem, Massachusetts @ Brewer Hawthorne Cove Marina | Salem | Massachusetts | United States

Ahoy! You don’t get to see boats like this every day! 

See a wonderful variety of rare vintage motor yachts and sailboats.  Meet skippers and crews and vote for your favorite boats.  Children get to make their own wee boat, and all can board real ones. Boat rides, crafts market, artists, old-time band music, the Blessing of the Fleet and more!

Boats don’t have to be in show condition; they can be works-in-progress.  The spirit of the Festival is to gather together the grand old craft and all who love them.

August 26-27, 2017  (Sat., 11 am-5 pm; Sun., 11 am-3 pm)

Brewer Hawthorne Cove Marina,  10 White St., Salem, Massachusetts

$5, children under 12 free

Info & Boat Entry:  617-666-8530, 978-448-6757,

44th Annual Lake George Rendezvous @ Lake George Village Docks
Aug 26 all-day

  44th Annual Lake George Rendezvous will be held on August 26th at the Lake George Village docks.

Friday night reception, show, and awards dinner Saturday.

Check the Adirondack Chapter website for the latest details.


Holland Museum Vintage Boat Show @ Holland Museum
Aug 26 all-day

Holland Museum Vintage Boat Show

Date:  Saturday, August 26, 2017

Location: Holland, Michigan

Contact: Holland Museum, 616-796-3329

Philadelphia Chapter Annual 2017 Boat Show Stone Harbor Yacht Club @ Stone Harbor Yacht Club
Aug 26 all-day
18th Annual Columbia Willamette Chapter Boat Show @ Lake Oswego
Aug 26 – Aug 27 all-day


Columbia-Willamette Chapter Boat Show

August 26th and 27th.       Come to private Lake Oswego, Oregon for the 18th annual Oswego Heritage Council’s / Columbia Willamette Chapter of ACBS Antique & Collector Car and Wooden Boat Show.  

Three venues accommodate about 300 cars, 40 wooden boats on the lake and Portland’s own Higgins PT 658 restored Patrol Torpedo boat and larger cruisers on the Willamette River.   The wonderful folks in Lake Oswego open up the lake for us only one weekend a year!

For additional information contact Mike Stevens @ 503-784-3850 

2017 Coeur d’Alene Classic Boat Show @ Coeur d'Alene Resort Boardwalk
Aug 26 – Aug 27 all-day



Inland Empire Chapter invites you to the annual Coeur d’Alene Classic Boat Show.

2017 Priest Lake Dry Rot Boat Show & Parade @ Priest Lake, Idaho
Sep 1 – Sep 4 all-day


The Priest Lake Dry Rot Boat Show & Parade Sponsored by the ACBS Inland Empire Chapter will be September 1st thru September 4th, 2017.

2017 Lake Vermilion BOATING Show @ The Landing Restaurant
Sep 2 – Sep 4 all-day
2017 Lake Vermilion BOATING Show @ The Landing Restaurant | Cook | Minnesota | United States

Lake Vermilion, Minnesota “Boating” Show is Sunday, Sept 3, 2017.

Lake Vermilion “Boating” Show, as we want to put the emphasis on Boating, is at The Landing Restaurant, Cook, MN on beautiful Lake Vermilion in northeastern Minnesota.  

Registration:  $45.00.  Our show is Sunday, September 3rd from noon to 4:00 pm. 

However, the boating begins on Saturday the 2nd with a guided tour of the west end of Vermilion, a break for lunch, then more boating.

Saturday night is the Skippers dinner which is included with your registration. 

Sleep in on Sunday or boat to your favorite breakfast spot before the show.  Monday we have a guided tour to the east end of the lake with a break for lunch.  

Contact:  Jeff Stebbins 218-666-5556 or [email protected] for more information and registration.

14th Annual Reedville Antique and Traditional Small Boat Show @ Reedville Fishermen's Museum
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm


On September 9, 2017,  the 14th Annual Reedville Antique and Traditional Small Boat Show, co-sponsored by the Tidewater Chapter and the Reedville Fishermen’s Museum, will be held at the museum in Reedville VA, a beautiful Victorian fishing village.

Just $5 gains admission to both the boat show and the museum.

The show begins at 10:00 am and features a Nautical Flea Market, Craft Beer Garden, and boat rides on 1922 deck boat.

There will be a $10 registration fee for boats. For boat registration and information contact Clif Ames, event chair @ 804-453-3506 or [email protected]

Monaco Classic Week 2017 @ Yacht Club de Monaco
Sep 13 – Sep 17 all-day
Monaco Classic Week 2017 @ Yacht Club de Monaco | Monaco | Monaco

Organized by the Yacht Club de Monaco from 13-17 September 2017, Monaco Classic Week

La Belle Classe reflects Monaco’s unwavering attachment to the sea and its maritime heritage. Launched in 1994, this biennial event stands out in that it brings together in one harbour the full spectrum of boats of yesteryear, from the small recreational craft to the luxury units: classic sailing yachts, 12’ Dinghies, motorboats, and period motor-yachts. Between tradition and the art de vivre la mer lifestyle, this is a week for strolling along the southern quay of the YCM Marina to admire these dames from another era, all restored to their youthful prime by their owners.

Wolfeboro Vintage Race Boat Regatta @ Wolfeboro Town Docks
Sep 14 – Sep 16 all-day
Wolfeboro Vintage Race Boat Regatta @ Wolfeboro Town Docks | Wolfeboro | New Hampshire | United States

The New Hampshire Boat Museum sponsors the Vintage Race Boat Regatta.

Join us on the Wolfeboro Town Docks on Fri. and Sat. from 9 am – 4 pm. for our premiere event of the season. Approximately 60 vintage boats representing several classes including small outboards, Grand Prix hydroplanes, Jersey Skiffs, and Gold Cup racing boats will run group heats on a one-mile oval-shaped course throughout the day. 

Visit for the schedule of daytime and evening events, to sign up to watch the heats from the Winni-Belle, or to take your own ride in a vintage race boat! The Regatta is free. Evening events, race boat rides & the Winni-Belle cruises are ticketed.


Mahogany and Chrome 2017 Boat Show at Grand Lake Oklahoma @ Arrowhead Yacht Club
Sep 14 – Sep 17 all-day

Heartland Classics Chapter will hold its annual judged show on September 16, 2017.

“Mahogany & Chrome Boat Show” is the free public show on Saturday after a social gathering on Thursday evening and cruising on the Grand Lake of the Cherokees on Friday.

Arrowhead Yacht Club will be the host port, this year with all new docks.  It is located east of Ketchum, Oklahoma.

Find details and registration at the Heartland Classics website.



17th Annual Quincy Classic Boat & Outboard Show @ Hannibal, MO
Sep 15 – Sep 16 all-day

Come run the Mississippi River with us!

Come run the Mississippi River with us!  Hannibal, MO (Mark Twain’s home town) to Quincy, IL river run will be on Friday 9/15/2017.  Seventeen nautical mile run with support boats and one Mississippi River lockage through Lock & Dam #21.  Twenty or so boats make the annual trek.  Leave Hannibal, MO at 1pm on Fri. 9/15/17.  Transportation for boat captains back  to  to Hannibal to pick up vehicles and trailers will be provided.   Saturday three mile river run North to private Island club for supper and sunset cruise back to Quincy.  Swap meet all weekend long Fri – Sat – Sun.  Permit to use Quincy bay Friday, Saturday and Sunday to demonstrate classic boats and motors operation at all speeds. (Quincy bay is normally no wake)  Old boats, old motors, old friends getting together to share our love of the old nautical  treasures we have!  Buy/sell/trade Friday-Saturday-Sunday!  Everyone Welcome…Come join the fun!

2017 Lake Sinclair Cruise and BRC Annual Meeting
Sep 15 – Sep 16 all-day

Blue Ridge Chapter’s  2017 Lake Sinclair Cruise and  Annual Meeting will be at Milledgeville, Georgia.

2017 Port Huron Antique and Classic Boat Show @ River Street Marina
Sep 15 – Sep 16 all-day

The Michigan Chapter of ACBS sponsors the 2017 Port Huron Antique and Classic Boat Show.

Launching and dinner cruise on Friday.
Show Saturday including free classic boat rides, entertainment and awards presentation on Saturday afternoon.

Additional info and registration forms are on the Michigan Chapter website.


Smith Mountain Lake 27th Annual Show @ Mariners Landing
Sep 15 – Sep 16 all-day

The Smith Mountain Lake, VA Chapter will hold it’s 27th Annual Boat Show on Friday, Sept. 15th and Sat., Sept. 16th, 2017. Location will be Mariners Landing, Huddleston, VA.

Please contact our website: or call boat show chairman Alan Frederick at (540) 352-8653 or email [email protected] for additional information.


Lake Minnetonka 42nd Annual Antique and Classic Boat Rendezvous @ Lord Fletcher's Old Lake Lodge
Sep 15 – Sep 16 all-day

September 15-16 Lake Minnetonka, MN, 42nd Annual Antique and Classic Boat Rendezvous. 

Hosted by the Bob Speltz Land-O-Lakes Chapter.   Cruise and Captains’ dinner Friday, September 15th, Show 10-4 Saturday, September 16th. 

Location: Lord Fletcher’s Old Lake Lodge, 3746 Sunset Drive, Spring Park, MN.

For show and registration details please go to Bob Speltz Land-o-Lakes Chapter website.

34th Annual Barnegat Bay NJ Antique & Classic Boat Show @ Johnson Bros. Boat Yard
Sep 16 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm



Barnegat Bay Chapter presents a whole day of exciting attractions along with their annual Boat Show.


Barnegat Bay Chapter of ACBS will hold its 34th  Annual Antique & Classic Boat Show again at Johnson Bros. Boat Yard in Pt. Pleasant, New Jersey.

This Saturday event Sept.16 (rain date – next day – Sun. Sept. 17) is free to the public.

The ACBS-judged show will have 50 – 60 boats, all types welcome — in-water or on-trailer.

Marine vendors, marine artists, flea market, antique and classic American and British cars, radio control boats, the New Jersey Boating Museum and the Vintage Auto Museum of NJ (Bldg. #13), with food available on site.

CONTACT: Stu Sherk: PHONE: 610.277.2121 or 732-899-6604, E-MAIL: [email protected]; or Ken Motz 908.910.3653.