The Charleston Boat Show

The Charleston Boat Show
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There are nearly a half-million registered boats in South Carolina, according to statistics from the S.C. Department of Natural Resources. That translates to a huge audience of boat owners, would-be owners, and people who just like being out on the water.These are the consumers who will fill the Charleston Area Convention Center for the Charleston Boat Show.Here’s a quick snapshot of the boat show audience:• 48% have annual household incomes of $91,000 or more• 71% have household incomes over $60,000• 60% are married• 21% are aged 33-43; 31% are 44-54• 70% are current boat owners(Source: JBM & Associates’ On-Site Surveys)Because The Charleston Boat Show takes place in January, during the boating off-season, attendees use it as an opportunity to plan their warm-weather activities and upgrade their boats and gear.Most come to the show with their families or friends and spend the entire day looking at the new models, shopping for boats and accessories, watching demonstrations, participating in workshops, talking with vendors, and enjoying the camaraderie with fellow boaters.It’s the perfect time and place to showcase what you have to offer – and to sell to consumers who are ready to buy.The Charleston Boat Show – it’s where the Lowcountry’s boating season begins.For sponsorship or exhibitor information, contact or 864.250.9713.