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Skaneateles Boat Show

From September 18 to 21, 2014 the Antique and Classic Boat Society will hold their 39th Annual Meeting and International Boat Show in Skaneateles, NY. New York’s Finger Lakes region will host the event that’s sure to feature amazing classic boats. Pre-events start on Sunday, September 14 in Adirondack Park. Read the full story.


Summer Sailstice

Saturday, June 21st marks the 14th anniversary of Summer Sailstice, a global holiday celebrating sailing. In 2013, sailors participated by racing, cruising or daysailing from all 50 US states and over 40 countries sailing ‘together’, wherever they were in the world. Empire Yacht Sales and Fair Point Marina will be hosting a Summer Sailstice event on Saturday,…


CNY Boat Show

It’s been a long winter for most of us in upstate New York and the rest of the Northeast but with the arrival of the Central New York Boat Show this week we can turn our thoughts to the upcoming boating season.

The Central New York Boat Show and Sale, which runs February 12-16, 2014, will showcase more than 500 all-new models of power and sail boats, including cruisers, sport boats, pontoon boats, personal watercraft, and docks. The show is at the NYS Fairgrounds in Syracuse in three buildings – the Center of Progress, Horticulture Building, and the huge Exhibit Center Building.