The NFL preseason has begun, and on Thursday, September 10, 2015 at 8:30 the New England Patriots and the Pittsburgh Steelers will kick off the regular season. College football is just around the corner. The kids are back at school and back to doing homework and sports on weekends. Conventional wisdom tells us that after Labor Day the boating season is pretty much over. Think again.
Although the weather is cooling off in some parts of the country, the fun is still heating up. Some of the best boating can be had in the fall. From colorful fall foliage to haunting Halloween extravaganzas and from Christmas boat parades to New Year’s fireworks Getaways!® the MarineMax 2015 fall calendar is full of fun.
Here are some of the great Getaways!, exciting events and fabulous Boat Shows MarinMax will be involved in this fall. As a MarineMax owner you are officially invited to participate. Date and itineraries may change, therefore, stay connected with your local MarineMax to stay apprised.
Explore Catalina, accompany MarineMax San Diego on their Catalina Two Harbors Getaways! September 10 – 13
Join MarineMax Port Clinton at their Put-in-Bay Getaways!, September 11 – 13
On September 18th MarineMax Ship Bottom will host their annual Cape May Getaways!
MarineMax Baltimore is headed to famous St. Michaels on their September 18 – 20 Getaways!
Historic Charleston is the destination on MarineMax Wrightsville Beach Getaways! September 15 – 19
MarineMax Clearwater has two Labor Day Getaways! to choose from, one to Tampa Marriott and another to Longboat Key. Both are on September 4 – 7
Tween Waters Resort is the destination for MarineMax Naples Labor Day Getaways! September 4 – 7
Join MarineMax Sarasota on a culinary cruise to Tampa Marriott and one of the finest restaurants in the country, Bern’s Steakhouse, September 11 – 14
The Paddle at the Point Getaways! is a fun-filled weekend at Tarpon Point in Cape Coral. Watch or participate in the Paddle Board Races at Marina Village September 18 – 20
Celebrate at MarineMax Venice’s Oktoberfest Getaways! at the Tampa Marriott Marina October 1 – 4
Join MarineMax Lake Ozark for the annual Weekend at Old Kinderhook Getaways! October 2 – 4
Join MarineMax in the BVIs Dallas at the Changes in Latitudes Getaways! October 16 – 23
Let your hair down at the Fantasy Fest Getaways! October 27 – November 4 hosted by MarineMax Clearwater
Help celebrate St. Augustine’s 450 years with MarineMax Jacksonville September 4 – 7
Get down with Below Deck Doctails, September 11 at MarineMax Lewisville
MarineMax Fort Myers at Deep Lagoon is hosting a Summer Docktails event September 11 and the MarineMax Fishing Team Fillet & Release Fishing Tournament to Benefit Hope Hospice, September 12
Scotch on a Yacht is a popular event at the MarineMax Baltimore store September 12
MarineMax Venice is hosting a Dirty Dogs Sandbar Party September 12
On September 17, MarineMax Fort Myers at Deep Lagoon is hosting a Nautical Networking: Business After Hours event
Get special Happy Hour pricing at MarineMax Venice’s event on September 18
MarineMax Clearwater is holding a Kids in Boating event on September 19
Ladies take the helm, on September 19, MarineMax Sarasota will host a Women on Water event
MarineMax Lake Ozark will host a Women on Water event September 24
Join MarineMax Dallas at their Fall Festival of Yachting September 25. It a night you’ll soon not forget
Enjoy MarineMax San Diego’s Clear the Decks Open House on September 26
Go below with MarineMax Lewisville on September 25 at their Below Decks Doctails event
Enjoy MarineMax Lewisville’s Fall Festival of Boating October 1 – 4
Mercury will be bringing its Ultimate Package Tour to MarineMax Venice October 3
Come on by for MarineMax Lewisville’s Below Deck Docktails October 9
Be there for the fun at the Gulf Harbor Dock Party hosted by MarineMax Fort Myers at Deep Lagoon October 13
Join MarineMax Venice at the Dirty Dogs Sandbar Party October 10
Ladies take charge at the Women on Water class held October 17 at MarineMax Clearwater
Head over to MarineMax Lewisville for another Below Decks Docktails October 23
The Mercury Marine Ultimate Package Tour arrives October 24 at MarineMax Sarasota
MarineMax Baltimore will host a Fall Open House October 24 – 25
MarineMax Boat Shows
The Newport International Boat Show September 17 – 20 is one of New England’s largest in-water boat shows. It is held in the beautiful and historic Newport, Rhode Island.
Looking for a big boat on the west coast, head to the 37th Annual Newport Beach Lido Boat Show September 17 – 20
You may find your new boat at the Tampa Bay Times Boat Show September 18 – 20
There is something for everyone at the Norwalk Boat Show one of New England’s most popular in-water boat shows September 24 – 27
There will be some great deals to be made at the Atlantic City In-Water Power Boat Show October 1 – 4
See the MarineMax display at the Tobay Beach In-Water Boat Show October 2 – 4 also known as the Long Island Boat Show
Don’t miss the Tampa Bay Boat Show October 2 – 4 MarineMax Clearwater will have the latest models on display
One of the biggest power boat shows is the U.S. Power Boat Show in Annapolis October 15 – 18
The mack-daddy of Boat Shows is the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show November 5 – 9, MarineMax will be represnting
If you live in where Labor Day really is actually the end of boating for the year, don’t forget to contact MarineMax Service to schedule your boats winterization service. If you are fortunate enough that your boating season extends well into the fall, or better yet all-year-round, think about scheduling a fall service to assure your extended season is trouble free.