|31st Street Harbor is home to this weekend's boat show in Chicago. Photo: chicagoharbors.info|
For more on this and other boating festivals and boat shows this Father's Day weekend, including Southern California and Michigan, read on...
The in-water boat show, in its second year, has fast become a staple to Chicago’s busy summer event lineup, offering Chicagoans food, fun and a chance to get on the water.
The show will feature more than 150 power and sailboats for sale, dozens of vendors showcasing thelatest and greatest in marine accessories and gear and attractions for all ages on land and water, including free paddlesports on Lake Michigan and on-water boater education for all levels of experience.
For more information visit ChicagoInWaterBoatShow.com.
Also happening this weekend is the Channel Islands Harbor MarinaFest. You can't go wrong with free admission to an event like this in beautiful sunny Southern California. The event includes new and used boats on display, as well as product and food vendors and great island music. More info at www.cih-marinafest.com.
Next up is the Bay Harbor In-Water Boat Show at Bay Harbor Lake Marina in Bay Harbor, Michigan. The show, which is today through Sunday (Father's Day), features displays ranging from personal water crafts to luxury yachts.
For more information on these and other upcoming boat shows and festivals, visit the FirstBoat boat show calendar.
Final Thoughts On Father's Day
Kids, ladies, friends... if you a few extra hours to spare this weekend, and you're near one of these events, why not take Dad to a boat show. Let him mill around, check out the big boats, shop, or just walk the docks. And go with him. Enjoy his company. You won't regret it.
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Happy Father's Day!