VANCOUVER INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW

Final 3 Days – Then the Summer Preview Ends!

Gilligan’s Island castaway “Mary Ann Summers” extends her stay & Robin Sather starts his LEGO build!

Only three days left of the Vancouver International Boat Show! Come take in the last days of the Show, which includes over 250 exhibitors, a fantastic line up of speakers, and great features like Gilligan’s Island castaway “Mary Ann Summers” and LEGO Certified Professional Builder, Robin Sather, who will be constructing a scaled replica of the grand prize boat!

One of the world’s most famous castaways, Dawn Wells, who played Mary Ann Summers on the long running hit sitcom, Gilligan’s Island, has extended her stay at the Vancouver Boat Show! Fans have the chance to meet with Dawn today from 4pm – 8pm, and Saturday, 10am-5pm. She will be accompanied by the sitcom’s original S.S. Minnow at BC Place.

Breakwater Marine is hosting a professional LEGO build at their space with chances to win cool LEGO® prize sets. LEGO Certified Professional Builder, Robin Sather, will be constructing a scaled replica of this year’s Grand Prize boat today throughSaturday at BC Place. Stop by and see Robin bring LEGO to life!

With two great locations – an indoor venue at BC Place and an in-water venue at Granville Island – people of all ages and expertise will be inspired to get their season started as they take advantage of family-friendly activities, incredible deals on all the latest marine products, and an expanded seminar lineup featuring top boating experts.

 

The Vancouver International Boat Show runs January 22-26, 2014 at BC Place and Granville Island. Pre-plan your visit at www.VancouverBoatShow.ca

Dates: January 22-26, 2014

Show Hours:
Wednesday, 11am to 9pm
Thursday, 10am to 7pm (Special Canucks game day hours)
Friday, 11am to 9pm
Saturday, 10am to 9pm
Sunday, 10am to 5pm
Granville Island in-water venue closes at 5 pm daily

Admission:
Adults: $15
Seniors: $13
2-day Adult Passes: $20
2-day Senior Passes: $17
Kids (16 and under): FREE

 

Locations:
BC Place – 777 Pacific Boulevard, Vancouver
Granville Island Maritime Market and Marina – 1676 Duranleau Street, Vancouver
Free shuttle buses and water ferries run continuously between BC Place and Granville Island

 

Features: FREE Discover Boating boat rides at Granville Island; Kids’ Zone; Sport Fishing in BC; SailFest, offering the latest sailboats, gear, and destinations; and, Discover Boating Centre, an educational one-stop-shop where attendees can find unbiased answers on how to get started in boating.

 

Western Canada’s largest consumer boating event, the Vancouver International Boat Show is owned by Boating BC, and produced by Canadian Boat Shows.

Valerie van der Gracht

About Valerie van der Gracht

I am a Boomer, mom, wife, foodie, wine novice, and I love to travel. Experiencing life and dividing my time between Vancouver and Vancouver Island. Freelance blogger for HelloVanCity.com and VancouverIslandStyle.com. Connect @Valvdg @MyVanCity

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