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PVD Boat Show

Show Highlights Small Boat Opportunities

Community Boating Center (CBC) has partnered with the Providence Boat Show, to help bring a fresh perspective and new attractions to this annual happening.

GET READY FOR THE BOATING SEASON! Whether you're new to boating or a seasoned salt, there’s something for everyone at the 2016 Providence Boat Show. An expansive selection of boats and gear, accessories, and marine services: everything you need to get ready for the boating season!

LET’S GO BOATING! Climb on board and look at a wide variety of boats, from luxurious cabin cruisers to the ultimate pontoon party boats. Make side-by-side comparisons, talk to industry experts, and learn all about buying and owning a boat.

ONE-STOP SHOPPING See and buy a wide selection of marine equipment, and check out the latest high-tech electronics, boating accessories, rigging, clothing & gear. Shop related services such as winter storage, rentals, insurance, and boat financing.

Partnering with the Providence Boat Show’s management team, CBC hopes to evoke the passion of Ocean State boaters in fostering the growth of CBC’s and other local non-profit youth boating programs for everyone.

Mini, Daily Seminars at the CBC Booth:

CBC will also award a $20 discount coupon for any multi-day, youth or adult learn-to-sail class to all visitors to the “New England Boating Experience” on the upper deck of the show. Additionally, CBC will provide details on its programs and boats from kayaks to keelboats. CBC features a wide range of small boats that has enabled significant growth in youth and adult learn-to-sail programs with safe, stable, and fun designs providing increased comfort in introducing new sailors to the sport.

Details on CBC’s “Renaissance Regatta”, a corporate benefit event featuring teams of CBC youth and adult sponsors working together in a series of fun challenges and races will also be available. The annual regatta is followed by a silent auction all in support of CBC youth outreach initiatives.

John O’Flaherty, Executive Director of CBC commented, “We are delighted to be part of the Providence Boat Show and for this wonderful opportunity. Community Boating is excited to continue to serve as a gateway to Narragansett Bay in introducing boating to the people of the Ocean State.”

Community Boating Center (CBC) is a non-profit, 501c3 recreational organization offering all members of the community an opportunity to sail. Located in India Point Park, CBC provides outreach, sailing lessons and affordable access to the Providence waterfront. Gifts of cash or property to CBC may be treated as charitable donations for Federal Tax purposes.

For additional information contact:

John O'Flaherty
Executive Director
Community Boating Center
tel: 401.454.SAIL (7245)

Learn more about the show:
Providence Boat Show