• Event Start:
  • 2007-10-20 11:00

  • Event End:
  • 2007-10-20 18:00

Looks like a neat show… I ran across a brochure in the South Carolina welcome center… nice to see boats in a public venue like that. I especially liked their "Why Wood" link also. Click the link below for all the details.


18th Annual Georgetown
Wooden Boat Show



Sat. Oct. 20th, 2007

11 AM – 6 PM

Georgetown has been a working seaport for more than 250 years, linking much of the area’s history and culture to the sea.


Come celebrate the rich maritime heritage of South Carolina’s third oldest city and second largest port.


Wooden Boat Show

Date:                 Saturday, October 20, 2007
Time:                11 am to 6 pm

Location:         On the waterfront at Front & Broad Sts.

Admission:      Free to the public    

Wooden Boat Show Festivities



  • Wooden Boat Judged Exhibit with
    ‘Peoples Choice Grand Award’

    Categories are:

    Row / Paddle

    Owner designed and built


    Outboard Power

    Inboard Power

    Classic Sail (built prior to 1960)
    Classic Power (built prior to 1960)

    Century Class (100 years or older)

  • The Wooden Boat Challenge
    Boatbuilding competition 12 to 4 pm

    Rowing Relay Race at 5 pm

  • Gig rows with the New Charleston Mosquito Fleet
  • Children’s Model Boatbuilding
  • Knot Tying with "Dan the Knot-Man"
  • Marine Arts, Crafts, Books & Supplies
  • Great Food: Cajun Gumbo, Shrimp Creole, Cajun Pasta Shrimp Salad, Hot Dogs & Cold Drinks
  • Downtown Georgetown Shops & Restaurants