Annual Wooden Boat Show
This annual event is held on the last Friday and Saturday in October. The show is open to all wooden boats new construction or restored. The boats are displayed in the Creef Boathouse and Park, and in the water at the Roanoke Marshes lighthouse docks.
Exhibiting boats will be judged on owner-built/restored or professionally built/restored. Awards will be presented at the awards dinner Saturday evening.
12:00 p.m.: Exhibitors arrive and set up
6:00 p.m.: Welcome reception for exhibitors in the museum
9:00 a.m.: Show opens to the public
Throughout the day enjoy sailing in the Museum’s Shad Boat and other activities
5:00 p.m.: Show closes
5:30 p.m.: Awards dinner in the Creef Boathouse (ticketed event, $10.00 per person available at the show)