If you are thinking of learning to sail, buying a used or new sailboat, kayak, stand up paddle board, inflatable or any of the myriad accoutrements that go along with being on the water then you need to be in Annapolis the weekend of April 28 – 30 for the sixth annual Annapolis Sailboat Show weekend. During the weekend you can get on and off numerous in water sailboats as well as view and also try out kayaks and stand up paddle boards in Ego Alley within the boat show area. The spring show is smaller than the October boat show week but offers much for you to look at in a less crowded venue.
Also offered during the weekend are classes to learn to sail . You will spend time in the class room before heading out to get on a sailboat with experienced sailors to give you an immediate hands on experience sailing in the Chesapeake Bay here in the US sailing capital, Annapolis.
Further classroom offerings are part of Cruisers University which runs form Thursday – Sunday, April 27 – 30.
Make it a 3-night getaway weekend and stay here at Flag House Inn for some R&R in between perusing the many vendor sites at the Annapolis Spring Boat Show.