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29th Annual Georgetown Wooden Boat Show Brochure

Press Releases 

30th Annual Georgetown Wooden Boat Show Press Release

Wooden Boat Show Featured Artist Press Release

Southeast Tourism Society Selects GWBS as a Top 20 Event


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Wood is in the air…The Harbor Historical Association invites you to the 30th Annual Wooden Boat Show – Saturday, October 19, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Sunday, October 20, 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 on Sunday, a Cardboard Boat Regatta. Saturday and Sunday, October 19 and 20 on the waterfront in downtown Georgetown. With profits supporting the South Carolina Maritime Museum.

GWBS In The News

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

“Lowcountry Ramblings: Seaworthy”, Charleston Magazine, Oct 2011

“GWBS wins state tourism, marketing award…”, South Strand News, Feb 2014

“Event Rides Tide of Superlatives”, Coastal Observer, Oct 2013

“Wooden Boat Show: Builders race the clock…”, Coastal Observer, Oct 2012

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