33rd Annual Suncoast Boat Show Cruises into Sarasota April 17-19

SARASOTA, Fla. (March 5, 2015) – The 33rd annual Suncoast Boat Show in Sarasota will take place April 17 through April 19 at Marina Jack, located at 2 Marina Plaza in downtown Sarasota. Featuring the Gulf Coast’s leading boat dealers, the show will display hundreds of boats including personal watercraft, center consoles, cruisers, sportfishers, motor yachts and more.suncoast

For those looking for an affordable way to get out on the water on a smaller vessel, the show offers a great selection of paddleboards, canoes and kayaks. In addition, exhibit tents will feature a full range of marine electronics, products and accessories.

With onsite restaurants, plenty of free downtown parking and convenient access, the show is one of the Gulf Coast’s premier boating events.

“We are proud to be a part of Sarasota’s boating and downtown community,” said Brett Keating, vice president of consumer marketing for Show Management, the company that owns and produces the show. “For more than 33 years, the show has offered a great place on the water to get together with friends and enjoy a bit of the boating lifestyle, all while shopping and comparing notable brands side by side in one convenient location.”

Marina Jack offers fresh seafood and other dining specialties at its recently renovated onsite restaurants, which feature panoramic views of the marina, downtown, Sarasota Bay, Big Pass and the Gulf of Mexico. Sarasota’s attractions make it an unparalleled destination for boating enthusiasts, with pristine beaches, world-class shopping, international cuisine, renowned museums and galleries, Florida’s signature water sports and outdoor activities, aquariums, botanical gardens, and more. To make travel arrangements, contact the show’s official travel partner, BoatShowHotels.com, at 866-877-3083 or visit BoatShowHotels.com.

Tickets to the event, which runs from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, April 17 and Saturday, April 18, and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, April 19, are $12 at the gate and $10 online, with free admission for children under the age of 15.

The 33rd annual Suncoast Boat Show in Sarasota is owned and produced by Show Management.  For more information, call 800-940-7642 or visit ShowManagement.com. For easy navigation of the Suncoast Boat Show, download the free smartphone app MyBoatShow, designed to help explore the show’s docks and land tents. Like the Suncoast Boat Show on Facebook at facebook.com/SuncoastBoatShow, follow the show on Twitter at twitter.com/boatshowupdates and tune into Boat Show TV at youtube.com/showmanagement.


The world’s leading boat show company, Show Management produces the world famous Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show®, The Yacht & Brokerage show in Miami Beach, The Palm Beach International Boat Show, The St. Petersburg Power & Sailboat Show, the Suncoast Boat Show in Sarasota and the Panama International Boat Show. For more information about Show Management, call 954-764-7642 or visit ShowManagement.com.