The Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show is the perfect time to climb aboard new and preowned boats, catch up with experts, stock up on boating essentials, and explore what National Geographic Adventure Magazine calls one of the top waterfront destinations in the country.
April 28-30, 2023
City Dock, Annapolis, MD
Friday, April 28
10:00pm – 6:00pm
Saturday, April 29
10:00am – 6:00pm
Sunday, April 30
10:00am – 5:00pm
$20 at Gate
(Limited onsite box office available)
Children under 12 are free
The Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show is located at City Dock in Annapolis, MD.
GPS: 1 Dock Street, Annapolis, MD 21401.
Boat show visitors are encouraged to park at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium and take a free shuttle to and from the show. Shuttles will run one hour prior to show opening through one hour after the show closes. Please click the link below for access to ParkMobile where you can reserve parking for the spring show dates.
Parking is also available at the Eastport Elementary School for $30 per car (401-405 6th Street, Annapolis, MD) and all around downtown Annapolis.
Be sure to plan ahead as parking garages downtown fill up fast.
Everyone loves a good door prize! When you pre-purchase your tickets online or sign up at the show, you are automatically entered to win one of the many door prizes that are generously donated by our maritime partners. Click on each door prize below to learn more.
Known as the “Sailing Capital of the World”, Annapolis’s maritime history, nautical culture, and fun atmosphere make it the perfect location for boat shows. When guests have finished exploring the floating docks and shoreside exhibit areas at the Spring Show, downtown restaurants, shops, and galleries open their doors to these sailors looking to extend their stay. Make your plans now and book accommodations. Learn more about how to Visit Annapolis and Anne Arundel County.
Are pets allowed on show grounds?
No, animals are not allowed inside the show due to safety and health reasons unless it is a certified service animal.
Are strollers allowed on show grounds?
No, strollers are not allowed inside the show due to safety issues. Please park your stroller in the designated stroller parking area.
Should my child wear a life jacket?
Yes, we recommend all children wear life jackets for their safety.
Will the show be open if it rains?
Yes, the boat show happens rain or shine.
Can I scan my ticket from my phone?
Yes, you do not need to print out your ticket. All tickets may be scanned from your phone.
Are backpacks allowed in the show?
Yes, backpacks and bags are allowed.
If I leave the show, am I allowed back in later?
Yes, you will receive a hand stamp that will allow you to re-enter the show without your ticket.
Can I bring food or drink into the show?
Yes, you may bring food and drinks into the show.