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Great Lakes Scuttlebutt Launch Issue 2017 : Page 76

Visit www.acbs.com throughout the season for event updates. June 3: Spring Lake, MI June 24: Portage Lakes, OH July 9: Cheboygan, MI 14th Annual Spring Lake Wooden Boat Show at Mill Point Park. In-water and Park setting displays. Ramp on site. This year’s feature boat is the Century Boat Marque. Also new this year, a huge display of antique outboard motors, by the Wolverine Chapter of the AOMC. Big Brothers and Big Sisters of the Lakeshore will also be part of the Hagerty Youth Judging program again this year. Contact: Mark Miller (616) 402-3489 or marksattic@charter.net and our Facebook page. 42nd annual event hosted by North Coast Ohio Chapter at South Akron on the Portage Lakes. The show is from 9am to 3pm at the "On Tap at the Harbor" adjoining res-taurant, then cruise to the awards banquet at historic Turkeyfoot Island Club. Participation and Class awards. Contact: Gl Maringer, gbmaringer@juno.com, (216) 310-7475 or visit www.northcoastohio.org. 6th Annual Inland Waterway Wooden Boat Show. Noon-3pm at Festival Square in Downtown Cheboygan. Contact: Chamber of Commerce at (231) 627-7183 or info@cheboygan.com, www.cheboygan.com July 15: Fox Lake, IL July 8: Gravenhurst, ON June 16 – 17: Presque Isle, MI 25th Annual Presque Isle Wooden Boat Show at Presque Isle Harbor on Lake Huron. Friday is a picnic lunch and boat participant tour; Sat. show, 10-4. Arts & Crafts & Vendor Market, Corvette & Mustang display. Contact: Bob Van Dusen (989) 255-5115 or Cliff Beauvais (989) 657-6809 or visit www.presqueisleharborwoodenboatshow.com. June 23 – 25: Algonac, MI ACBS Michigan Chapter hosts the 32st annual spring boat show at the Algonac Harbour Club, Algonac, MI. The Harbour Club is located on the grounds of the original Chris Craft plant. Activities for the registered boat owners will include a cruise, picnic, and dinners. The public show will be on Saturday. For Registration forms and additional show information, visit www.michacbs.com. Contact: Alan Brenner at ab_ring@yahoo.com. 37th Annual Antique & Classic Boat Show at the Mus-koka Wharf sponsored by ACBS–Toronto. 2017 marks the 86th anniversary. Three days of pre-event activities including tour of Lake of Bays, Poker Run, and non-motorized craft (sailboats, rowboats, canoes, kayaks, skiffs, etc.) regatta on Gull Lake and the boat show (July 8). See more than 100 boats of all makes and models displayed on land and in water, Field of Dreams, Flea Market, Vendors’ Alley, and much more. Show admission includes FREE admission to the Muskoka Discovery Centre along with discounted cruises aboard the Wenonah II. Contact: Kathy Rhodes at Kathy.rhodes@i-zoom.net or visit: http://bit.ly/2oe173c 33rd Annual Antique & Classic In-water Boat Show at Famous Freddie’s on Pistakee Lake. Hosted by the Blackhawk ACBS Chapter. NOTE: A Waterway Permit Sticker is required; it can be purchased at Watts Marina. Set up is 8am to 9am; show at 9am to 2pm, awards presented dockside at 1:30. Western BBQ Buffet at 2pm at Famous Freddie’s. Contact: Ron Van Horn (708) 347-8951 or Ted Cartner (847) 395-8902. July 15: Lexington, MI The 2017 Lexington Antique and Classic Boat Show is sponsored by the Michigan Chapter of ACBS. Additional information at the Michigan Chapter website. July 16: Lakeside, OH July 8: East Jordan, MI June 24: Bay Harbor, MI 19th Annual Vintage Car & Boat Festival in the Village at Bay Harbor. Contact: www.bayharborfoundation.org or call (231) 439-2700. June 17: South Haven, MI South Arm Classics is a combined event of classic boats and cars. The boat show is on the shore of Lake Charlevoix, with both land and water displays along with a vintage outboard collection. The Classic Car show on Main street displays up to 150 classic cars lining the streets. This combined event will also host a microbrew tent and musical entertainment. The South Arm Clas-sics is overseen by the East Jordan Lions Club. Contact: Darrin Podskalny at (231) 536-0630, cell (231) 350-8520, darrinpod@charter.net or visit our Facebook page. The 14th Annual Lakeside Wooden Boat Show & Plein Air Art Festival will take place from Noon – 4 pm in Lakeside, Ohio. Lakeside is located halfway between Cleveland and Toledo on the Lake Erie shore. The boat show and art festival features more than 80 wooden boats from across the region, as well as plein air artists and one-of-a-kind paintings, live music and food. For more information visit www.lakesideohio.com. Contact: Mame Drackett at mame@drackett.cc or cell (239) 776-6205 to enter your boat. Registration is free. July 21 – 23: Alexandria Bay, NY 36th Annual Classic Boat Show and Small Craft Festival at the Michigan Maritime Museum in conjunction with HarborFest. Row, paddle, sail, and motor. Toy boat building for kids and their families. Contact: The Muse-um at (269) 637-8078 or email ashley@mimaritime.org. www.michiganmaritimemuseum.org/classicboatshow July 8: Whitehall, MI 26th Annual Wooden Boat Show with White Lake tours at the Goodrich Municipal Marina at on the waterfront in Downtown Whitehall. Sponsored by the White Lake Area historical society. This year marks the adjacent city Montague’s sesquicentennial. Contact: Douglas Kniff at (616) 485-2217 or email dkniffpc@comcast.net. 40th Annual “User” Boat Show hosted by the ACBS 1000 Islands Chapter. Boat show kicks off on Friday with the Kick-off Party at Boldt Yacht House 6:30pm; Saturday is the Boat Show at Upper James Street Docks, 8am – 4pm; Sunday: Awards brunch at Edge-wood Resort 10am. Contact: For registration form, visit www.1000islandsacbs.org or call Randy Fletcher (585) 766-7585. 76 GREATLAKESSCUTTLEBUTT.COM May & June 2017

Antique And Classic Boat Show Calendar

Visit www.acbs.com throughout the season for event updates.

June 3: Spring Lake, MI

14th Annual Spring Lake Wooden Boat Show at Mill Point Park. In-water and Park setting displays. Ramp on site. This year’s feature boat is the Century Boat Marque. Also new this year, a huge display of antique outboard motors, by the Wolverine Chapter of the AOMC. Big Brothers and Big Sisters of the Lakeshore will also be part of the Hagerty Youth Judging program again this year. Contact: Mark Miller (616) 402-3489 or marksattic@charter.net and our Facebook page.

June 16 – 17: Presque Isle, MI

25th Annual Presque Isle Wooden Boat Show at Presque Isle Harbor on Lake Huron. Friday is a picnic lunch and boat participant tour; Sat. show, 10-4. Arts & Crafts & Vendor Market, Corvette & Mustang display. Contact: Bob Van Dusen (989) 255-5115 or Cliff Beauvais (989) 657-6809 or visit www.presqueisleharborwoodenboatshow.com.

June 23 – 25: Algonac, MI

ACBS Michigan Chapter hosts the 32st annual spring boat show at the Algonac Harbour Club, Algonac, MI. The Harbour Club is located on the grounds of the original Chris Craft plant. Activities for the registered boat owners will include a cruise, picnic, and dinners. The public show will be on Saturday. For Registration forms and additional show information, visit www.michacbs.com. Contact: Alan Brenner at ab_ring@yahoo.com.

June 24: Bay Harbor, MI

19th Annual Vintage Car & Boat Festival in the Village at Bay Harbor. Contact: www.bayharborfoundation.org or call (231) 439-2700.

June 17: South Haven, MI

36th Annual Classic Boat Show and Small Craft Festival at the Michigan Maritime Museum in conjunction with HarborFest. Row, paddle, sail, and motor. Toy boat building for kids and their families. Contact: The Museum at (269) 637-8078 or email ashley@mimaritime.org. www.michiganmaritimemuseum.org/classicboatshow

June 24: Portage Lakes, OH

42nd annual event hosted by North Coast Ohio Chapter at South Akron on the Portage Lakes. The show is from 9am to 3pm at the "On Tap at the Harbor" adjoining restaurant, then cruise to the awards banquet at historic Turkeyfoot Island Club. Participation and Class awards. Contact: Gl Maringer, gbmaringer@juno.com, (216) 310-7475 or visit www.northcoastohio.org.

July 8: Gravenhurst, ON

37th Annual Antique & Classic Boat Show at the Muskoka Wharf sponsored by ACBS–Toronto. 2017 marks the 86th anniversary. Three days of pre-event activities including tour of Lake of Bays, Poker Run, and nonmotorized craft (sailboats, rowboats, canoes, kayaks, skiffs, etc.) regatta on Gull Lake and the boat show (July 8). See more than 100 boats of all makes and models displayed on land and in water, Field of Dreams, Flea Market, Vendors’ Alley, and much more. Show admission includes FREE admission to the Muskoka Discovery Centre along with discounted cruises aboard the Wenonah II. Contact: Kathy Rhodes at Kathy.rhodes@i-zoom.net or visit: http://bit.ly/2oe173c

July 8: East Jordan, MI

South Arm Classics is a combined event of classic boats and cars. The boat show is on the shore of Lake Charlevoix, with both land and water displays along with a vintage outboard collection. The Classic Car show on Main street displays up to 150 classic cars lining the streets. This combined event will also host a microbrew tent and musical entertainment. The South Arm Classics is overseen by the East Jordan Lions Club. Contact: Darrin Podskalny at (231) 536-0630, cell (231) 350-8520, darrinpod@charter.net or visit our Facebook page.

July 8: Whitehall, MI

26th Annual Wooden Boat Show with White Lake tours at the Goodrich Municipal Marina at on the waterfront in Downtown Whitehall. Sponsored by the White Lake Area historical society. This year marks the adjacent city Montague’s sesquicentennial. Contact: Douglas Kniff at (616) 485-2217 or email dkniffpc@comcast.net.

July 9: Cheboygan, MI

6th Annual Inland Waterway Wooden Boat Show. Noon-3pm at Festival Square in Downtown Cheboygan. Contact: Chamber of Commerce at (231) 627-7183 or info@cheboygan.com, www.cheboygan.com

July 15: Fox Lake, IL

33rd Annual Antique & Classic In-water Boat Show at Famous Freddie’s on Pistakee Lake. Hosted by the Blackhawk ACBS Chapter. NOTE: A Waterway Permit Sticker is required; it can be purchased at Watts Marina. Set up is 8am to 9am; show at 9am to 2pm, awards presented dockside at 1:30. Western BBQ Buffet at 2pm at Famous Freddie’s. Contact: Ron Van Horn (708) 347-8951 or Ted Cartner (847) 395-8902.

July 15: Lexington, MI

The 2017 Lexington Antique and Classic Boat Show is sponsored by the Michigan Chapter of ACBS. Additional information at the Michigan Chapter website.

July 16: Lakeside, OH

The 14th Annual Lakeside Wooden Boat Show & Plein Air Art Festival will take place from Noon – 4 pm in Lakeside, Ohio. Lakeside is located halfway between Cleveland and Toledo on the Lake Erie shore. The boat show and art festival features more than 80 wooden boats from across the region, as well as plein air artists and one-of-a-kind paintings, live music and food. For more information visit www.lakesideohio.com. Contact: Mame Drackett at mame@drackett.cc or cell (239) 776-6205 to enter your boat. Registration is free.

July 21 – 23: Alexandria Bay, NY

40th Annual “User” Boat Show hosted by the ACBS 1000 Islands Chapter. Boat show kicks off on Friday with the Kick-off Party at Boldt Yacht House 6:30pm; Saturday is the Boat Show at Upper James Street Docks, 8am – 4pm; Sunday: Awards brunch at Edgewood Resort 10am. Contact: For registration form, visit www.1000islandsacbs.org or call Randy Fletcher (585) 766-7585.

July 22 – 23: Buffalo, NY

“Thunder at the Outer Harbor” Vintage race boats and classic car show at Buffalo Harbor behind break wall. 10am – 4pm both days, No entry fee. Contact: Rich DeGlopper (716) 946-7246, richdeglopper88@gmail.com, or visit: www.thunderouterharborbuffalo.weebly.com.

July 23 – 25: Minocqua, WI

25th Annual Antique & Classic Wooden Boat Show at The Boathouse on Lake Minocqua. Show Benefits the Multiple Sclerosis Society. Contact: Al Hanley at (715) 453-4511 or alh@5starUpNorth.com.

July 28 – 30: Skaneateles, NY

39th Annual Antique & Classic Boat Show, Finger Lakes ACBS Chapter. Located in Clift Park on Skaneateles Lake in New York State's beautiful Finger Lakes Region. Antique and classic boats are on display both in water and on land. Activities include: 3 concerts, boat parade (3pm Saturday), kids activities on Saturday, shopping, huge raffle, and more. Contact: Erin Sammut at eksammut@gmail.com or (315) 569-0955.

August 5: Traverse City, MI

30th annual Boats on the Boardwalk show sponsored by the Water Wonderland Chapter ACBS. The show is nestled along the boardwalk on the Boardman River in downtown Traverse City at the bottom of West Grand Traverse Bay. Contact: Bill Manny at wmmanny@att.net or call (231) 313-2888.

August 4 – 6: Clayton, NY

The Antique Boat Museum in Clayton, NY hosts the 53rd Annual Antique Boat Show & Auction. Check-in Thursday. Show opens 9am – 5pm Friday & Saturday, and 9am – 1pm on Sunday. Boat auction at 1pm on Saturday. Contact: Margaret Hummel at mhummel@abm.org or (315) 686-4104 Ext. 223.

August 4 – 5: Madison, WI

12th Annual Madison Area Antique & Classic Boat Show includes launching at Christy’s Landing, boats will cruise by the State Capitol and the University of Wisconsin – Madison campus. Lunch at the newly renovated Edgewater Hotel. Then work your way back through the Madison lakes for an authentic fish boil dinner in the sand. Glacier Lakes ACBS Chapter hosts the public show on Saturday. Contact: Mark Walters at (608) 770-4439 or waltswoody@charter.net or Andy McCormick at (608) 222-0018 or andy@mccormicklumber.com.

August 11 – 12: Sturgeon Bay, WI

25th Annual Classic & Wooden Boat Festival in collaboration with the West Side Business Association's Maritime Madison festival. Enjoy beautiful classic and wooden boats! With a focus on Sturgeon Bay’s rich maritime history, this week-long event honors the area’s dedicated Coast Guard personnel and gives everyone interested in maritime history and the working waterfront of Sturgeon Bay opportunities for fun. Call (920) 743-595 or visit www.sturgeonbay.net/events/special-events/maritime-week.

August 12: Hessel, MI

40th Annual Les Cheneaux Islands Antique Wooden Boat Show and Festival of Arts, 10am – 5pm. Awards 4pm. Restored boats dating back to the early 1900s are registered and displayed in the water in this very unique show. This year we are showcasing “The Best of 40 Years” which will include many Best of Show winners from the previous 39 shows. Sponsored by the Les Cheneaux Historical Association. Contact: (906) 484-2821; lciboatshow@gmail.com or visit www.lciboatshow.com.

August 18 – 19: Port Sanilac, MI

Port Sanilac Boat Show at Port Sanilac Harbor. Boaters and campers will start arriving early Aug. 16. Saturday classic boats, cars, bands, and vendors will be there to join the festivities. The event also includes “Tin Can Tourist” classic travel trailer club and Saturday car show. Registrations forms www.michacbs.com. Contact: Jeanne Harper at jeanneharper@bellsouth.net or Alan Brenner at ab_10ring@yahoo.com.

August 19: Huron, OH

18th Annual All Classics Festival at Huron Municipal Marina. Boat show on Saturday 9am – 5pm. Classic boats and vintage cars of all makes, styles, and sizes. Saturday evening concert. Family-friendly environment. Contact: Lyman Boat Owners Assoc. LBOA for more information.

August 19: Pewaukee, WI

13th Annual Pewaukee Lake Antique & Classic Boat Show at Lakefront Park. Glacier Lakes ACBS Chapter. Contact: Wil Vidal (262) 695-2994 or wvidaljr@wi.rr.com.

August 20: Chetek, WI

The Chetek Area Historical Society presents the 7th Annual Chetek Fly-In and Boat Show featuring classic boats built in Wisconsin. (If it's a classic, it's welcome no matter where it was built.) Area pilots fly in and gather for fellowship. No telling what types of planes will show up. Four WWII T-6 Trainers trailing smoke make several fly-bys. A raffle winner gets a ride in a war bird. Boat show is a dry show on land at the airport. Visitors vote for their favorite boat with the winner taking home the coveted People's Choice Award. Free admission. Contact: John Baas jpbaas@att.net or John Banks johncharlesbanks@gmail.com.

August 26: Holland, MI

Annual Vintage Holland Boat Show on 10th street downtown Holland at the Museum. Features Michigan made boats, Saturday 10am – 4pm. Contact: Geoffrey Reynolds at reynoldsg@hope.edu or (616) 395-7798.

August 26: Pentwater, MI

The Pentwater Yacht Club will hold its Annual Wooden Boat Show on Pentwater Lake. The show is open to the public and a buffet lunch will be available from noon to 2pm. Boats will be on display from 11am to 3pm. Boat exhibitor registration forms are available on the PYC website. The public may cast their vote for a People’s Choice Award, and Best in Show awards at 3pm. At 3:30pm, boat owners will form a boat parade touring Pentwater Lake followed by the Commodore’s review at 4pm. Contact: For information www.pentwateryachtclub.com or (231) 869-8921.

August 26 – 27: Toledo, OH

11th Annual Toledo Antique & Classic Boat Show at the downtown Toledo Promenade Park Docks, behind One Seagate. Contact: Ramsey Brothers Restorations at (419) 255-2628 or info@toledoboatshow.com. September 1 – 6: Wisconsin Area ACBS annual show’s pre-events week, four days of sightseeing and boat cruising the local waters. See www.acbs.org/events for details.

September 7 – 9: Racine, WI

A.C.B.S International Meeting and Boat Show, Reef Point Marina. Thursday is the ACBS Annual Meeting Day. Friday is the 2017 International Boat Show Judging Day at Reef Point Marina and Friday night, the ACBS Benefit Auction. Saturday is the final boat show day with vendors and the “Field of Dreams”. See www.acbs.org/events for more details.

September 15 – 16: Port Huron, MI

Family-friendly event in Historic Downtown Port Huron. Saturday activities include antique and classic boat show, marketplace, shore fun, entertainment, and free antique boat rides between 11am & 2pm. Registration forms and additional show information at www.michacbs.com. Contact: LeRoy Stephens at porthuronacbs@gmail.com or Alan Brenner at ab_ring@yahoo.com.

September 23 – 24: Fontana, WI

The Geneva Lakes Boat Show is an annual event held in the Abbey Resort's harbor, presented by the Blackhawk Chapter of the Antique and Classic Boat Society. The Show will feature classic and vintage boats from all over the country on display Saturday and Sunday and viewing is free to the public. A boat parade is also scheduled for Saturday. Contact: Mark Svoboda (630) 232-0934, msvoboda@ameritech.net, or www.genevalakesboatshow.com.

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