Presented by:

The Emerald Coast Boat
& Lifestyle Show!
March 2 - 4, 2018 at Aaron Bessant Park
Adjacent to Pier Park,
Panama City Beach, FL

Presented by:

More than Just a Boat Show

Fishing, Fitness, Boating, Cycling, Kayaking, Outdoors, Paddleboarding, Personal Watercraft


This land based show will feature boat displays from all major manufacturers and the top dealers representing the latest in boats, high tech engines, electronics and marine accessories. Boats ranging from entry level bow riders and center consoles all the way up to the next generation 42' center consoles with quad outboards that have become so popular. Buyers will find everything in-between.

But making it much more than a boat show, this event features everything for the kind of active, outdoor beach living so popular along the Emerald Coast. From stand up paddleboards and fishing kayaks, to outdoor kitchens, diving, active wear and beach cruising bicycles. In short, all the great things residents and visiting tourists enjoy on and around the water along the beaches is available at this event.

Show Dates & Time:
March 2, Friday - 10 am to 5 pm "Locals Day"
March 3, Saturday - 10 am to 5 pm "Ladies Day"
March 4, Sunday - 10 am to 5 pm "Military Appreciation Day"

Ticket Prices:
Adults - $10
2 Day Pass - $15
Kids (12 and under) - Free
Military (active and retired) - $5 entry each day with ID
Locals Day (Friday) - $5 entry with local ID
Ladies Day (Saturday) - Ladies $5 entry

NEW! Buy Tickets Online

Show Highlights:
  • More than $30M of marine inventory on display at THE BEST PRICES IMAGINABLE
  • An up close "touch me" look at every type of boat you could possibly want to put your hands on
  • Top local dealers with the latest and greatest in high tech engines, electronics and marine accessories
  • SO MUCH MORE THAN BOATS: The Emerald Coast's most complete collection of the finest stand up paddle boards and fishing kayaks, electric street legal carts, diving, coastal fashion, motorcycles, luxury automobiles, beach cruising bicycles, gourmet food truck catering and much, much more!
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Presents the "Get Out There" Seminar Series

Friday, March 2
11 am Surf Fishing hosted by Tim Broom
1 pm Cobia Fishing Hosted by Shimano's Chad Linkous
2:30 pm Tuna at the Rigs and Basic Bluewater Fishing Hosted by Daiwa Pro Staffer Capt. Jim Little
4 pm Inshore Fishing Hosted by Ron Barwick

Saturday, March 3
11 am King Mackerel Hosted by Diawa Pro Staffer Capt. Judah Barbee
1 pm Rigging Ballyhoo Hosted by Capt Kevin Kaple
2:30 pm Daytime Swordfish Hosted by Adam Peeples
4 pm Bottom Fishing Hosted by Daiwa Proi Staffer Capt. Justin Destin

Sunday, March 4
11 am Inshore Fishing Hosted by Ron Barwick
1 pm Tarpon Fishing Hosted by Tim Broom
3 pm Kayak Fishing Hosted by David Posey