Things To Do

About the Show

Come Aboard the Progressive Catawba Island Boat and Yacht Show!  Stay the weekend on beautiful Catawba, or just come for the day. There are plenty of memories to make with family, friends and time to enjoy island life.  Stroll around the beautiful marina at The  Catawba Island Club while enjoying the breathtaking views of Lake Erie waters and gorgeous boats and yachts. Relax and experience this time honored tradition we have waited all winter for!

Rain or Shine!  Attendance and parking are free!


At the show this year, we are excited to feature local dealers providing over 100 boats and yachts to board.  Some dealers will also offer demo rides to pre-qualified buyers. There will also be 30 vendors to and explore for new unique treasures, marine services and equipment, and other island businesses.

Bailey VanKirk

Bailey VanKirk, a popular Ohio artist and gallery owner, will be putting oils to canvas during the Progressive Catawba Island Boat and Yacht Show, April 26-28, and one lucky attendee will be the painting’s owner when the show wraps up.

Live Entertainment/Music

Performing Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons will be the extremely talented and amazing Steve Brownell.  The wonderful Greg Crowe will be entertaining you Friday and Saturday evening. 

Steve Brownell
12-4 Friday and Saturday
11-4 on Sunday

Greg Crowe, Back on Track
Friday and Saturday 4-6

Dining At The Show

The Catawba Island Club will indulge with a delicious menu and impressive lakefront views, for attendees to purchase in the Harbor View Room.

Wine & Beer Tasting For Lake Erie

Take a break from strolling the docks and shopping on Friday and Saturday afternoon, to sample an assortment of wine and beer in the Tasting Tent. 

All proceeds will go to the Lake Erie Foundation.

And for more fun ideas visit Ohio Lake Erie Shores and Islands/Catawba Island Club