TrawlerFest 2018 at Harbor East Marina

By September 10, 2018May 29th, 2021Explore

TrawlerFest 2018 is returning to Baltimore! For the first time in years, this great event will be hosted in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor at the brand-new, world-class Harbor East Marina. The decision to move the show to Baltimore was an easy one – show attendees will have access to many great events, restaurants, lounges and attractions, while also getting to enjoy the many upgrades Harbor East Marina recently completed. Check out the details below to get the full scoop on TrawlerFest.

When Is TrawlerFest?

TrawlerFest 2018 will be held at Harbor East Marina in Baltimore, Maryland from September 25th through September 29th. Starting on the 25th, there will be seminars daily with a range of topics including Medical Preparedness and First Aid for Boaters, Cruising Hidden Florida, Boat Buyer’s Survival Guide, and many more! In addition to seminars, TrawlerFest’s In-Water Boat Show will start on Thursday, September 27th and run through the rest of the show.

Both the seminars and the boat show will run throughout each day. Seminars have various times but the show will be open from 10 AM to 5 PM daily.

Why Go?

TrawlerFest is PassageMaker’s stand-alone series of boat shows. These shows are designed with the cruising enthusiast in mind. The festival features an impressive in-water selection of both new and used boats ready for purchase. Vendors of all kinds are ready to help you accessorize your boat with the latest and greatest gear and services every boater needs. Even if you aren’t in the market for a new boat, their selection will be impressive just for window shopping.

For both the seasoned cruiser and those new to the open waters, TrawlerFest has seminars that are helpful and fun for everyone. These seminars include important safety tips, destination guides, and so much more. You never know, you may find your new favorite getaway or learn a new trip to help your next trip run smoothly.

Whether you want to go for the day or get an all access pass, TrawlerFest offers a wide range of ticket options. Check out their official website for more information on pricing and ticket availability.

Places to stay:

Harbor East Marina currently has slips available for boats that are under 40’. For larger vessels, snag your slips at great facilities nearby, including Baltimore Inner Harbor Marina and Pendry Hotel & Dock. Both facilities are less than a 10 minute car ride to TrawlerFest.

Make sure you reserve your slips now and get your tickets fast before they sell out! Click here for more information on everything TrawlerFest 2018.

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When she wasn’t at Salisbury University spending hours in the library, Gracie was at work for the Snag-A-Slip’s marketing department having an awesome time as an intern! After her internship at Snag-A-Slip, Gracie joined a competitive fellowship with Venture for America to continue working with startup companies.

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