Emerald Coast Boat & Lifestyle Show Feb 28 - Mar 1

February 17, 2020 by SoWal Staff

The Emerald Coast Boat & Lifestyle Show takes place February 28 - March 1, 2020 at Aaron Bessant Park in Panama City Beach.  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. REAL. FUN. BOATS.

Visit to purchase tickets, check out the venue and registered exhibitors.

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.

More than Just a Boat Show! 
Fishing, Fitness, Boating, Cycling, Kayaking, Outdoors, Paddleboarding and So Much More!

Show Highlights:
More than $40M 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!

Show Dates & Time:
Feb. 28, Friday - 10 am to 7 pm "Red Carpet Opening Day"
Feb. 29 Saturday - 10 am to 6 pm "Ladies Day". Ladies register for a Yolo Paddleboard!
March 1, Sunday - 10 am to 5 pm "Military Appreciation Day"

Ticket Prices:
Adults - $10
Event Long Pass (Friday, Saturday & Sunday) - $20
Military and First Responders - $8 entry each day. (Applies to immediate family members. Tickets sold at event gate.)
Kids (12 and under) - Free

Seminar Schedule - On the Amphitheatre Lawn
11am - Surf Fishing - Rob Cochran
1pm - Cobia Fishing - Chad Linkous
3pm - Spanish and Kings - Bob Sharp

11am - Bottom Fishing - Tim Broom
1pm - Kayak Fishing - Barrett Fine
3pm - Inshore Fishing - Rob Cochran

1am - Offshore Trolling & Rigging - Guy Herring, New Nomad Lures
1pm - Tarpon Fishing - Tim Broom
3pm - Inshore Fishing - Rob Cochran

The Aaron Bessant Park venue, located in the heart of the world's most beautiful beaches, will allow for multiple displays of boats, personal watercraft, kayaks, stand-up paddleboards, and active lifestyle accessories, including bicycles, fitness products and the latest in outdoor gear. The park is strategically "right-next-door" to Panama City Beach's famous Pier Park outdoor shopping property boasting 124 stores and many dining and entertainment options.

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