SARASOTA, Fla. – The 31st Annual Suncoast Boat Show in Sarasota will take place April 25-27 at Marina Jack, located at 2 Marina Plaza in downtown Sarasota. The Gulf Coast’s leading boat dealers, such as Galati Yacht Sales, MarineMax Sarasota, Marine Dynamics, Sarasota Yacht & Ship and Cannons Marine, will display hundreds of boats from well known manufacturers such as Sea Ray, Tiara, Viking, Cruisers, Grady White, Boston Whaler, Everglades and Jupiter, along with a full range of marine electronics, products and accessories. With onsite restaurants, plenty of downtown parking and convenient access, the show leads the fleet as one of the Gulf Coast’s premier boating destinations. Get $5 Off tickets here
The show’s convenient location at Marina Jack boasts a floating dock permanent marina with a deep water harbor and no-bridge access to the Gulf of Mexico. In addition, accessory exhibit tents and boats on land will enhance the total show experience. Marina Jack also offers unparalleled dining in a spectacular facility with panoramic views of the marina, downtown, Sarasota Bay, Big Pass and the Gulf of Mexico.
Some Featured Boats at the Suncoast Boat Show
Prestige 550S Express Yacht
Prestige created a simple, soft and understated elegance in the 550S Express. In pursuit of the highest level of quality, Prestige has paid rigorous attention to detail, designing this yacht with form and function in mind. The 550S Express is beautiful and practical, accommodating family and friends in 3 staterooms plus skipper. The intimate owner’s suite is immense and accessible by a private stairway. Infused with natural light from the large lateral window in the hull, the owner’s retreat comes complete with a Premium mattress with Diamond Luxe cover, providing maximum comfort and privacy.
See it at Galati Yacht Sales – CD Dock; Slips 34-37
Wellcraft® 252 Coastal from Big Toy Store
This boat is ready for your weekends and will keep you in style. A hardtop with rod holders, a spreader light, and overhead incandescent lights, plus pedestal seats, sport and starboard jump seats, an integrated swim platform, and a nicely-appointed cabin provide creature comforts for you, your friends, and the family! Fish boxes, tackle boxes, and a cooler are standard, and you can trick the boat out for diving or over-nighting with sweet optional equipment.
See it at Big Toy Storage Sales and Service – Land 1002
Beneteau Gran Tourismo 38 feet
This boat is one of the Flyer GTs, which number four ranging in size from 34 to 49 feet. Windows to either side slide down manually to provide ventilation, and a power sunroof that’s nearly full-width slides back to air things out even more. Living space includes a master stateroom in the bow with an island berth, which has stowage beneath, and hanging lockers to either side. Hull-side windows and opening portholes add to livability, as does an overhead hatch. A second stateroom amidships offers twin berths, outboard hanging lockers, and hull-side windows with opening ports.
See it at Viage group - C Dock; Slips 7-11