Featuring a Boat Show and exhibits for outdoor enthusiasts, live music, beer tents and family fun for all.
Don’t miss out this year, we’re bring you a bigger and better show!

Enter to Win a Yeti-A-Day Giveaway!

Win a great Yeti giveaway each day of the show! Enter to win with the entry form on your ticket stub, at the Show Office or Information Booth. A winner will be drawn each evening! Each entry only eligible for one prize, No purchase necessary to enter.

80’s Fun Zone and Contest

Visit the Metro Boat Show Dressed like your favorite ‘80s character and take a picture at the show in the 80s Fun Zone – The winning “Character” will win a $250 Visa Gift Card!


Saturday and Sunday find good eats from:

  • Food truck listing COMING SOON!
  • Just A Poppin’ (open all 4 days)
  • Catered Coffee and Smoothie (open all 4 days)
  • Kosch Food Service (open all 4 days)

Rendezvous at the Boat Show Bars
Sails and Ales

The North Bar and the Tiki Bar inside the festival will feature Michigan craft beers, hard cider, your favorite brews on tap as well as wines, coolers, soda, water and more!

LAWN GAMES! Bring your crew for a friendly competition with yard games. Practice up on Hook and Ring Toss, Bags and Giant Jenga!

Live Music at the Tiki Bar & NEW North Bar!
Come enjoy live music and take a seat at the Tiki Bar at the Festival. Bands will entertain the crowds and provide a fun atmosphere.

Thursday, Sept. 13th:

Friday, Sept. 14th:

Saturday, Sept. 15th:

Sunday, Sept. 16th:



RC Boats (Fri – Sun)

Try your hand at operating fun remote control boats in the MacRay Harbor Remote Control Boat Pool!



Bounce Houses (Fri – Sun)




Meet A Mermaid!

Bring your camera and take a picture with this beautiful fish out of water.




Broadcast Center
Street teams from local radio stations entertain crowds with games, contests and live talent from  your favorite radio stations!

  • WRIF-FM – Thursday September 13th 11am – 3pm
  • WXYT-AM & FM – Friday September 14th 2pm – 4pm
  • WCSX-FM – Saturday September 15th 3pm – 7pm

Trolley Service

Back by popular demand! We know the show parking lot gets busy, find a Trolley sign throughout the parking lot and wait for a ride to the show entrance. Available during show hours.