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Brochure 2016

Download PDF  27th Annual Georgetown Wooden Boat Show Brochure

Press Releases 2016

Download PDF   27th Annual Georgetown Wooden Boat Show Press Release

Download PDF  Wooden Boat Show Featured Artist Press Release

Download PDF  Southeast Tourism Society Selects Georgetown Wooden Boat Show as a Top 20 Event


Download PDF   Wooden Boat Show logo with registered trademark

Download PDF   Goat Island Yacht Club logo with registered trademark

Download PDF  South Carolina Maritime Museum logo

Radio Ad Copy 2016

Wood is in the Air | 30 Second Radio Spot | Click to open

Wood is in the air…The Harbor Historical Association invites you to the 27th Annual Wooden Boat Show – Saturday, October 15, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Sunday, October 16, 11 a.m – 4 p.m. – on Front Street in Georgetown. See more than 140 classic wooden boats; enjoy children’s model boat building, knot tying, maritime arts and crafts along with food and music. Plus, the Wooden Boat Challenge, which features teams racing to build a rowing skiff and then racing their boats across the Sampit River. And new for this year, a Cardboard Boat Regatta. Saturday and Sunday, October 15 and 16 on the waterfront in downtown Georgetown. With profits supporting the South Carolina Maritime Museum.


GWBS In The News

Download PDF  “The Magnificence of Wood on Water”, Sandlapper, Autumn 2005

Download PDF  “Lowcountry Ramblings: Seaworthy”, Charleston Magazine, October 2011

Web Link  “GWBS wins state tourism, marketing award…”, by Clayton Stairs, South Strand News, 2/19/14

Web Link  “Event Rides Tide of Superlatives”, by Jason Lesley, Coastal Observer,  10/24/13

Web Link  “Wooden Boat Show: Builders race the clock…”, by Jason Lesley, Coastal Observer,  October 2012


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