March 19-22 Florida – St. John’s South-Bound River Cruise hosted by the Sunnyland Chapter located in Jacksonville, FL to Sanford, FL. Contact Guy Marvin for all details at

March 23-25 FL Sunnyland Antique & Classic Boat Festival  Tavares, FL – Wooten Park at Lake Dora. Contact Terry Fiest for all details

March 26-29 FL St. John’s North-Bound River Cruise –  Sanford, FL to Jacksonville, FL.Contact – Gerald Dake at odyssey1947@bellsouth.netor Guy Marvin at

March 30-April 1 AR Garvan Gardens Cruise and Show  Hot Springs, AR. – Garvan Woodland Botanical Gardens on Lake Hamilton in Hot Springs, Arkansas. Contact Mike Langhorne at mikelanghorne@yahoo.comor 501.318.7666 or

April 19-21 GA Lake Hartwell Antique Boat Show – Hartwell Marina, Hartwell Ga. Contact Julie Moore at or 706-376-1433 or Bonne Olsen at or 706-377-2476

April 20-21 Florida –  14th Annual Apalachicola Antique & Classic Boat Show  sail and power, antique outboards, plus boat building demonstration. Contact Anita Grove at or


May 5 – Massachusetts  Shades of Yesteryear  Southwick, MA at Saunders Boat Livery, Route 168. – Congamond Lake with pot luck lunch. Contact John de Sousa at 860-604-5948 or or the Saunders Boat Livery at 413-569-9080.

May 5 Texas – Wood Waves & Wheels – Eagle Mountain Lake in Fort Worth Texas. Vintage cars and motorcycles l Fort Worth Boat Club over looking a marina filled with wooden boats of all kinds. Contact Dan Stober at 817-480-5205 or

May 5-6 Texas – 17th Annual Keels & Wheels, Concours d’ Elegance -Lakewood Yacht Club, Seabrook (Houston), TX. Contact Bob Fuller at (713) 521-0105, or

May 11-12 Georgia – Woodies on Lake Sinclair – Crooked Creek Marina Eatonton Ga. Contact Joyce Neff at or 478-968-5634 or 727-255-3374

May 12 Colorado 2nd Annual “Shake the Dust Off Your Cover”  Lange Boats, Boulder, Colorado. Bring your boat and trailer and get them ship-shape for the boating season. We’ll have food, games, a “special skills” competition and more. For more information, contact Tom Lange at or Vickie Rutkowski at 303-447-1738

May 18-20 MN The Mikkelson Collection Auction – Willmar, MN. This auction will include over 60 vintage boats, 200+ classic outboard motors, more than 700 toy outboard motors and boats, advertising/dealer signage, and original literature. Contact Jim Volgarino  at or

May 19   Lake Gaston, North Carolina-  7th Annual Antique & Classic Boat Show – Morningstar Marinas in Eaton Ferry, Littleton, NC. Visit for more information. Contact Jim Alexander at or 919-616-0412 or 919-960-0838

May 19-20 New Hampshire –  4th Annual Southern N.H. Antique Boat Auction hosted by the located at the Brookline Event Center, 130 Brookline N.H.- For more information, contact Gary Michael at or 603-672-5246


June 1-3 California Wood & Glory XIV –  Clear Lake Contact Doug Reed at or (916) 354-9661 or Jim Robello at or (707) 278-0233

June 2 Michigan – 9th Annual Spring Lake Wooden Boat Show-Mill Point Park. Contact Mark Miller or Village of Spring Lake at 616-402-3489 or

June 8-9 Georgia – Lake Chatgue Antique & Classic Boat Rendezvous -Hiawassee Ga. Friday Cruise,Contact Randy Cunningham at or 828-456-5159 or

June 8-9 Oklahoma – Grand Lake Mahogany & Chrome Classic Boat Festival – Grand Lake of the Cherokees, OK. Contact Phil Hennage at or 918-633-7153 or

June 10 Ohio – Annual NCO Season Kick Off Rendezvous -Vermilion Water Works, Lake Erie. Contact Jeremy Goldstein at

June 15-17 Maryland – 25th Annual Antique and Classic Boat Festival – Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, St Michaels, MD. 100 boats from runabouts to yachts. Plus “The Arts at Navy Point” showcasing Artists and Craftsmen, Youth Activities, Judged Show, Seminars, Nautical Flea Market. Contact Maryann Fiaschetti at 410-320-7140 or or

June 22-23 Michigan – 27th Annual Antique and Classic Boat Show hosted by the Michigan Chapter located at the Algonac Harbour Club, Algonac, MI. The ACBS Show at Algonac Harbour Club “Where It All Began”. Early registration 9am Friday followed by St. Clair Flats Cruise/picnic at 12 noon. Friday evening Captains’ Cocktail Party. Saturday display of 90+ boats, 9-5, includes judging, Field of Dreams, Hydroplanes, Ship Store and awards. For more information, contact Roy Schoenherr at or 586-713-9340

June 23 Lake Hopatcong, New Jersey –  38th Annual Antique & Classic Boat Show hosted by the Lake Hopatcong Chapter located at the Lake Hopatcong Yacht Club, Mt. Arlington, NJ. Judged boat show. For more information, contact Bob Larson at (908) 638-4081 or or Stan Struble at

June 30 Ohio – 37th Portage Lakes Antique & Classic Boat Show hosted by the North Coast Ohio Chapter located at the Olde Harbor Inn & Hook Line & Drinkers. 9AM to 3PM Sponsored by NCO & Portage Lakes Historical Society. In water boat show at Olde Harbor Inn & Hook Line and Drinkers Restaurants with buffet lunch after the show. Cruise the 7 Portage lakes at leisure. Awards dinner at historic Turkey Foot Island Club. Limited rooms available at club. For more information, contact Bud Long at or Jeremy Goldstein at

June 30-July 1, Montana – Whitefish Woody Weekend hosted by the Lodge at Whitefish Lake, 1380 Wisconsin Av. Sat boat showing 10AM, Sun poker run 11AM, Picnic PM. For more information, contact Tim Salt at or 1-406-862-5085 or


July 6-8 Toronto, Canada – 32nd Annual Antique and Classic Boat Show hosted by the ACBS Toronto Chapter located at the Muskoka Wharf, Gravenhurst, Ontario, Canada. Over 100 antique, classic, contemporary boats on land and water, boats in motion, field of dreams, vendors. Antique and classic car show. Friday, Saturday evening dinners and Sunday brunch. For more information, contact Rita and Paul Adams at or

July 7 Connecticut River Museum – 28th Mahogany Memories hosted by the Southern New England Chapter located at the Connecticut River Museum. Save the dates July 6-7 2012 Come Chris Craft, Garwood, Century and Lyman and oh some many others too numerous to name them all. Come one and all. Pull off those winter covers, polish that chrome and let that well varnished wood shine. Reacquaint with old and new friends. For more information, contact Lee Heinzman at or David McFarlin at

July 7 Saranac Lake, New York Fifth Annual Runabout Rendezvous hosted by Spencer Boatworks Inc located at Lake Flower, Saranac Lake, NY. An exhibition of wooden boats along the beautiful shores of Lake Flower in the heart of Saranac Lake, NY. Saturday, July 7, 2012, 10 am to 3 pm. For more formation, contact Jay Annis at 518-891-5828 or

July 7 New Jersey 2nd Annual Lake Mohawk Boat Show hosted by the Lake Hopatcong Chapter located on Lake Mohawk, Sparta, NJ. A one day, non-judged show. For more information, contact Bob Larson at (908) 638-4081 or

July 7 New York 15th Annual Chautauqua Antique & Classic Boat Show hosted by the Chautauqua Lake Twin Tier Chapter located in Bemus Point, NY. Welcome party at The Lawson Center, Vendor Area, Boats For Sale, Class Judging, Awards Banquet. For more information, contact William Locke at 716-386-2107 or

July 13-14 New York – 22nd Annual Fulton Chain Rendezvous hosted by the Adirondack Chapter ACBS located at the Old Forge, NY at the town docks. Friday evening: Welcome Reception, Saturday: Boat Show 10:00-2:00pm, Saturday night: Awards Dinner. For more information, contact Old Forge Visitor Center at (315) 369-6983 or

July 14 Michigan – 5th Annual St. Clair Antique and Classic Boat Show hosted by the Michigan Chapter located at the St. Clair Marina, St. Clair, MI. Boats displayed in water plus land display of boats and travel trailers. Excellent viewing afforded by floating docks and ramps in marina. Also enjoy great lakes freighters cruising by. For more information, contact Pat Chaps at or 810-326-3575

July 14 Colorado – Grand Lake Antique Boat Show hosted by Rocky Mountain Classics of the ACBS located at the Grand Lake Marina, Grand Lake, CO. In-the-water show of classic and antique boats on North America’s highest natural lake. For more information, contact Chris Braaf at 970-887-2210 or Vickie Rutkowski at 303-681-3329

July 15-17 New Hampshire 39th Annual Lake Winnipesaukee Boat Show hosted by the New England Chapter of the ACBS located at Meredith, NH. Friday night registration/reception, Sat boat show 9-3pm. Awards brunch Sun 10am. Century is honored builder. Sell a boat in our Field of Dreams. For more information, contact Bill John at

July 20-22 Alabama – The 28th Annual Joe Wheeler Boat Show hosted by the Dixieland Chapter located at the Joe Wheeler State Park, Rogersville, Alabama. A boat show at the wonderful facilities at Joe Wheeler Marina. For more information, contact Michael Hart at (901) 831-0855 or or Ben Jared at (931)703-6009 or

July 21 Michigan – 21st Annual Wooden Boat Show, Celebrate White Lake hosted by the White Lake Historical Society located at the Goodrich Park Municipal Marina, Whitehall, MI. For more information, contact Tom Thompson at 231.894.4313 or Doug Kniff at, 616.676.3700

July 21 Toms River, New Jersey Annual Wooden Boat Festival hosted by the Toms River Seaport Society located in Huddy Park, Toms River, N.J. Saturday July 21, 2012 from 9am-5pm. Judged event. Nautical vendorcall Mars, marine artists, family boat building and model boat building for children. Food and games. Come and meet the Valhalla Pirates! For more information, contact Gary Micco at

July 21 Ohio – 14th Annual Wooden Keels & Vintage Wheels hosted by the Indian Lake Chapter located at the Russells Point Harbor, Indian Lake, Ohio. Antique & classic boat and car show. Fri. evening welcome reception; optional dinner after the show on Sat. For more information, contact Jim Foeller at or (614) 325-0840

July 21-22 Hammondsport, New York – 30th Annual Antique Boat Show and Regatta hosted by Wine Country Classic Boats Chapter in Hammondsport, NY. Display of antique and classic boats featuring historic boats built prior to 1919 on beautiful Keuka Lake. For more information, contact Jack Young at 315-694-7420 or or Fred Mayer at 607-569-9314 or

July 22 New York – 29th Annual Keuka Lake Regatta hosted by the Wine Country Classic Boats, Inc. located in Hammondsport, NY. Race boat regatta held on beautiful Keuka Lake in the Finger Lakes. Event is a recreation of regattas from the 1920’s. Chicken BBQ after event. For more information, contact Jack Young at 315-694-7420 or or Fred Mayer at 607-569-9314 or

July 27-29 Skaneateles, New York – Annual Boat Show hosted by the Finger Lakes Chapter (ACBS) in Skaneateles, NY. Judged show, 80+ boats and motors, free launch and reloading with assistance, complimentary valet parking of tow vehicles and trailers. Invitation on-line at after April 1st. Contact: Jack Gifford at 315-703-7531 or or the Skaneateles Chamber of Commerce at 315-685-0552 or

July 31-August, 4 Maine – 19th Annual Naples Antique and Classic Boat Show hosted by the Mountainview Woodies on the causeway, Naples, Maine. Annual Show Saturday 8/4 with related events leading up to the show. For more information, contact Jeff Murdock at (207) 655-7510.
Aug 3-5 Big Sky, Montana – 7th ACBS Boat Show hosted by the Big Sky Chapter located at the The Docks, Lakeside, Mt. Fri-river cruise,cocktails at Classic Boat Co, Sat Show 10AM, Sat night dinner, Sun Show, Boat parade. For more information, contact Alex Berry at or 406-471-2293 or

August 3-5 Clayton, New York – 48th Annual Boat Show & Auction – Antique Boat Museum,Contact Margaret Hummel, Events Coordinator at 315-686-4104,

August 4 Michigan 25th annual “Classic Boats on the Boardwalk” – Traverse City, Michigan.  Boardman River, Contact Deb Parker, Registration Chair at or 616-249-0529.

August 5 Wisconsin,  Third annual Chetek Boat Rally and Airport Fly-In hosted by the Chetek, WI Historical Society at the Chetek, WI Airport For more information, contact, John Banks at or 715-296-6879

August 2-5 Michigan – 12th Annual Chris Craft Commander Club National Rendezvous –  Detroit River. Largest annual Commander Event. – Contact Mike Schrage at or 586-202-5376 or Char Pike at

August 10-11,  27thAnnual Vermont Lake Champlain Vintage Boat Show – Burlington Boathouse Burlington, Vermont. Feature event of the Lake Champlain Maritime Festival Contact Michael Claudon at 802 734 1019 or Mike O’Brien at 802-355-1781

August 10-12 Payette Lake, Idaho Annual Boat Show – McCall, Idaho.  Chapter website  Make your reservations early at (800) 657-6464 or

Aug 11 CO Frisco’ Classic Boat Show hosted by Rocky Mountain Classics of the ACBS located at the Frisco Marina, Frisco, CO. Frisco’s Classic Boat Show hosted by Rocky Mountain Classics located at Frisco Marina, Frisco, CO. Club sponsored, in-the-water boat show that drew 2000 attendees in 2011. For more information, contact Bill Tordoff at or Vickie Rutkowski at 970-409-9224

Aug 11 MI 35th Les Cheneaux Islands Antique Boat Show hosted by the Les Cheneaux Historical Association located in Hessel, Michigan. Come to the beautiful Upper Peninsula of Michigan to view one of the largest antique boat shows in the nation. Restored boats dating back to the early 1900’s are displayed in the water in this very unique show. For more information, contact Barb Smith at (906)484-4081 or or

Aug 17-19 NY Antique Raceboat Regatta hosted by the American Power Boat Association (APBA) at the Antique Boat Museum, Clayton, NY. The Antique Raceboat Regatta features vintage raceboats of all classes running exhibition heats. For more information, contact Brian Lawson at 518-764-3165.

Aug 17-19 OR OHC Collector Car and Classic Boat Show hosted by the Oswego Heritage Council (OHC) and CWC of ACBS in Lake Oswego, Oregon. Come join us for a weekend of fun that includes a hosted welcome reception, a boat parade, a vintage water ski show, a dinner, boat show and awards ceremony. Boats can be shown on the Willamette River, Lake Oswego or on-land. For information and a registration form, see For more information, contact Kristen Winn at 503-638-0354 or

Aug 18 OH 34th Annual Classic Boat Regatta hosted by the Buckeye Lake Yacht Club, 5019 N.Bank, Buckeye Lake, Oh 43008. In- water regatta. All boats welcome, classic or contemporary; power or sail; wood or non-wood. Peoples Choice, Captains Choice. Participant’s reception Fri. pm Aug. 17. Free and open to the public, entertainment, Sat. Aug. 18. Food and beverages available. For more information, contact Governor Chuck Wadley

Aug 18-19 ID 27th Annual Coeur d’Alene Wooden Boat Show hosted by the Coeur d’Alene Chamber of Commerce located in Coeur d’Alene, ID. Featuring classics such as: Coeur d’Alene Custom Boats, StanCraft, ChrisCraft, and many more. A world class resort on the shore of Lake Coeur d’Alene plays host to the entries, providing tie-up access on the world’s longest floating boardwalk. For more information, contact Diane Higdem at 208.292.1635 or

Aug 18-19 NY 28th Annual Antique and Classic Boat Show hosted by the Hudson River Chapter located at the Hudson River Maritime Museum on historic Rondout Creek in Kingston, NY. For more information, contact David Price at

Aug 24-25 NY 39th Annual Antique & Classic Boat Rendezvous hosted by the Adirondack Chapter at the village docks in Lake George, NY. We will have a Friday night welcoming reception. The boats will be on display both in water and on land from 10 am – 4 pm on Saturday. For more information, contact Tom Carmel (Co-Chairman) at 914-248-6413 or


Sept 6-9 NC Charlotte Antique and Classic Boat Show hosted by the Blue Ridge Chapter located at the Queens Landing Marina, Lake Norman, Mooresville NC. Lake cruises Thursday and Friday, with Annual Meeting Friday followed by get togethers. Banquet on Sat Eve. with awards. For more information, contact Ed Longino at or 800-633-6224 or

Sept 8 MN BSLOL 37th Annual Rendezvous hosted by the BSLOL Chapter located in Maynard’s Excelsior, MN. Antique and classic boat show, in water and on land, judged. For more information, contact Clark Oltman or Ken Patz at

Sept 7-9 NY Antique Boat Show and Raceboat Reunion hosted by the Niagara Frontier Chapter located in Buffalo, New York. 35th Show held at the historic Buffalo Launch Club. Features include: Shepherd Boats, vintage unlimited hydroplanes, nautical vendors, display of operational motors, car show, and a gallery of nautical art. For more information, contact Rich DeGlopper at or 716-946-7246 or Sharon Dickenson at or 716-574-0435

Sept 7-8 MI Blue Water Antique and Classic Boat Show hosted by the Michigan Chapter located at the River Street Marina, Port Huron, MI. “Last Blast of the Season” includes boats, outboards, food and family fun. For more information, contact Larry Krabach at or 810-434-2540

Sept 17-22 MO ACBS Annual Meeting and International Boat show located at the Big Cedar Lodge on Table Rock Lake, Missouri. Information to follow. For details, click here.

Sept 19-21 TN The 21st Annual Pickwick Landing Rendezvous hosted by the Dixieland Chapter located at the Pickwick Landing State Park near Counce, TN. A boat show with cruising opportunities to observe the fall colors. For more information, contact Ned Smith at (901) 767-1635 or

Sept 29 NH Wolfeboro Car & Boat Rendezvous hosted by the New England Chapter of the ACBS located at the Wolfeboro NH town docks. A non-judged (peoples choice) event with always great boats and cars. Adding vintage motorcycles this year. Please join us. For more information, contact Dennis Schauer at or 603-651-8840


Oct 6 CO Sloan’s Lake Rendezoous hosted by Rocky Mountain Classics of the ACBS located at the Sloan’s Lake; Denver CO. Enjoy great boating on an urban lake. Spectators welcome! Participants must be club members for insurance purposes. For more information, contact Michael Novick at or Vickie Rutkowski at


Nov 8 Canada 37th Ottawa International Antique & Classic Boat Show hosted by Manotick Classic Boat Club located at the Long Island Locks on Rideau Canal near Manotick, Ontario. Free judged show for wood and fiberglass boats from 1900 to 1970s; Rideau Canal locks in operation; non-profit groups and vendors; food for sale, free parking For more information, contact Ray Saunders at 613.749.4396 or
Nov 30 FL 1st Antique wooden boat and motorcycle show hosted by the St. Cloud Greater Osceola Chamber of Commerce located in St. Cloud, Florida on beautiful Lake Tohopekaiga. Save the date. More details to follow soon. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to come to sunny Florida and enjoy your prized possessions one last time before Christmas. For more information, contact Joel C Davis at


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