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    MBIA Announces 2014 Boat Show Dates

    Michigan Boating Industries Association (MBIA), Michigan’s non-profit boating trade organization, announces its 2014 boat show dates. With more than 55 years of experience, MBIA is the premier boat show producer in the state of Michigan. MBIA boat shows offer face-to-face access to more than 90,000 boaters each year and are known for their size, attendance, quality and sales activity.

    56th Annual Detroit Boat Show
    February 15 – 23, 2014
    Cobo Center
    One Washington Blvd., Detroit, MI 48154
    For more information call: 800.932.2628 or www.detroitboatshow.net

    The Detroit Boat Show is the Original, Biggest and Best boat show in the state of Michigan, featuring the premiere showing of hundreds of new 2014 and new non-current model boats, motors, trailers, accessories and more, ranging from 10- to potentially 50-feet in length, including: fishing boats, ski boats, pontoons, cruisers, inflatables, personal watercraft, kayaks, antique boats, race boats and much more. Special attractions to be announced on DetroitBoatShow.net. Hours: Saturdays, & Monday: 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Sundays: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Tues thru Fri.: 3 p.m. – 9 p.m.

    Admission: Adults $12, Children 12 and under are free with an adult. Visit www.detroitboatshow.net for more information and discount tickets.

    22nd Annual Spring Boating Expo
    March 13-16, 2014
    Suburban Collection Showplace
    46100 Grand River Avenue, Novi, MI 48374
    For more information call: 800.932.2628 or www.springboatingexpo.net

    Featuring more than 100 exhibitors showing new 2014 and new non-current ski boats, fishing boats, pontoons, small to mid-size runabouts, personal watercraft, kayaks, inflatables – also, motors, trailers, dockage, accessories, services and much more. Special attractions to be announced on SpringBoatingExpo.net. Hours: Thursday & Friday: 2 p.m. – 9 p.m.; Saturday: 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Sunday: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. Admission: Adults $10, Children 12 and under are free with an Adult. Visit www.springboatingexpo.net for more information and discount tickets.

    4th Annual Boating & Outdoor Festival
    September 18 – 21, 2014
    Lake St. Clair Metropark
    31300 Metro Parkway, Harrison Twp., MI 48045
    For more information call: 800.932.2628 or www.boatingandoutdoorfest.com

    An exciting boat and outdoor recreation show featuring boats in water and on land and many other outdoor recreation exhibits catering to the millions of outdoor minded individuals in Michigan and surrounding states. This event takes place along the beautiful shoreline of Lake St. Clair and includes live music in the Tiki Bar with live music, Taste Fest, and much more. Details at www.boatingandoutdoorfest.com. Hours: Thursday, Friday: 12 noon – 7:30 p.m.; Saturday: 11 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.; Sunday: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. Admission: Adults $10, Children 12 and under free with an adult.

    Logo courtesy Michigan Boating Industries Association

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