Page 8 - Mid America Boating - May 2023 issue
P. 8

Entertainers, food trucks, VIP packages announced for the show

      MAY 2023     [     MID-AMERICA BOATING     ]     8
      Whether your thing                                                               Friday, April 28: The Island Doctor’s show will be followed by The Travelin’ Johnsons.
      is lobster bisque or                                                            Wes McCraw and Theresa Rose will bring an acoustic style of rock, country and classics,
      music from Put-in-                                                              fresh from their season opening appearances in Put-in-Bay.
      Bay, it will all be                                                              Saturday, April 29: Two performances of the Jimmy Jack Band will follow the Island
      found at the 2023                                                               Doctor’s show. A fi ve-piece group perfectly balance ripping guitars and melodic fi nesse in
      Progressive Catawba                                                             music from the 90’s plus some Taylor Swift, Luke Combs and Bruno Mars, too.
      Island Boat Show                                                                 Sunday, April 30: Entertainment winds up with the music of Slow No Wake! But
      slated for three days,                                                          their musical variety is anything but slow and will make a fi tting wrap-up to the week-
      April 28-30.                                                                    end’s festivities.
        Fun, food and live                                                             The exclusive beer and wines being served this year are both local, from Twin Oast
      entertainment  have                                                             Brewing and Gideon Owen Wine Company, respectively. In addition, each will also hold a
      become   trademarks                                                             special event at their home location with Special Show Admission Packages.
      of this annual event                                                             On opening Friday, a Boats, Brats & Beers Celebration! will be held at nearby Twin
      staged in the presti-                                                                                                         Oast Brewing. It’s a complete
      gious Catawba Island                                                                                                          VIP Dinner & Show Package
      Club’s marina.                                                                                                                slated for the brewery’s
        While the stars of                                                                                                          revamped Pergola! Brewery
      the show will be the                                                                                                          tours will also be available.
      display of more than                                                                                                          The cost is is $45 pp (age 21+).
      125 power and sail-                                                                                                            Sunday it’s a  Boats,
      boats, plus nearly                                                                                                            Brunch & Bellinis morning
      100 more accessory                                                                                                            at the popular Gideon Owen
      exhibits, the atmosphere will be all “nautical festive!” And that’s really                                                    Wine Company beginning at
      the goal – boaters, anglers and wannabes kicking off their summer’s                                                           10:30 am. This all-inclusive
      boating adventures with a celebration.                                                                                        brunch has limited space
        Accordingly, in addition to a special wine tasting area and local craft                                                     so getting tickets early is
      brew sampling stations, the most popular local food trucks will rally,                                                        recommended. The cost is
      too. They include the appropriately-named “Gaucho & The Gringo” that                                                          $65 pp (age 21+).
      features both Argentinian and American cuisine. In addition, always                                                            To purchase tickets for
      popular Berardi’s Fry Trailer will return for another year. And, no boat                                                      either Special VIP Show
      show would be complete without boaters-favorite from Put-in-Bay, the                                                          Events, and/or to purchase
      Boardwalk’s Lobster Bisque fresh in daily.                                                                                    boat show general admission
        Musical entertainment will also fl ow from the Progressive Main Stage                                                        tickets, simply go to: www.
      overlooking all the boats. Performances begin every day at show opening                                             
      led by the popular Island Doctor, and his unique style.                                                                       MAB

                                  DEMO DAY at

                                 Marblehead Estates

                                  June 3, 2023

                Scan for
              Event Details

                                                                                                                     Invest in your summer memories.
                                                                                                                      Find the perfect boat for your
                                                                                                                      crew with South Shore Marine.

             1611 Sawmill Parkway Huron, Oh
             419-433-5798  |
   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13