This weekend there will be a Classic Boat Show at The Abbey Resort in Fontana and we are sure that Lake Geneva, WI. visitors will love attending this event. At The Abbey Resort, Fontana-on-Geneva Lake. Boats will be on display all weekend beginning at 10am. Showcasing major boat manufacturers, Chris Craft, Century, Streblow, Hacker, Gar Wood and many more. Vendors will have items for sale and a Boat Parade at 4:00 PM on Saturday. Admission is free.
While you are visiting the Classic Boat Show, you should have a drink or lunch at the area’s new restaurant Pier 290. Friday September 28th there will be a cocktail reception with cash bar beginning at 5:30pm, dinner will be served at 7:00pm and the cost for diner is $50.00 per person. http://www.genevalakesboatshow.com/Events
Here is some additional information from the show website; be sure to visit the site to obtain more detailed information on tours, dinner, and judging.
“Boats will be on exhibit all day Saturday, beginning at 10:00 am. Be sure you have your boat in the water by then, as we expect a lot of spectators. Local vendors will have items on display, and the Blackhawk Chapter’s tent will once again offer t-shirts, posters and other items. The annual “starting of the engines” and boat parade will commence at 4:00 pm.
Saturday evening’s dinner will be held in the Ball Room at the Abbey Resort. Cash bar will open at 6:00 PM, followed by a dinner at 7:30, cost is $50 per person. This is an event you won’t want to miss, as boat show awards will be presented at Saturday evening’s dinner.
Sunday, boats will be on exhibit again at 10 am. People’s Choice award and drawing winners announced at Blackhawk tent at 2 pm. Each year we have many spectators who attend the boat show on Sunday afternoon expecting to see the full line-up of boats on display. Therefore, participants are asked to leave their boats in the water (and land displays intact) on Sunday until 3:00 pm when the boat show officially ends.”
Reserve your suite at The Mill Creek Hotel www.MillCreekHotel.com for this exceptional Classic Boat Show visitors to Lake Geneva are sure to love.