Philadelphia Boat Show
The 2007 edition of the Philadelphia Boat Show opens its second annual run on Thursday, March 22 and runs through Sunday, March 25 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.
Friday, March 23: 3 p.m. -- Delaware River Stripers with J.B. Kasper - Fisherman Field Editor; 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. -- N.J. Boaters Test Out Exam administered by Capt. Russ Binns -- Coast Boating School; 5:30 p.m. -- Boat Buy ers Guide with Kimberly Horn -- Riverside Marine Surveying; and 6 p.m. -- Offshore Sharking with Bryan Rose -- Editor, New Jersey Fisherman.
Saturday, March 24: Noon, 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. -- N.J. Boaters Test Out Exam; 1 p.m. -- Bunker Chunking Bass with Capt. Joe Onorato -- Fish N Trish Charters; 2 p.m. -- Cruiser's Guide, Barnegat Bay to Cape May with Capt. Russ Cohen -- Boat Boy Marine Training; 2:30 p.m. -- South Jersey Spring Drum with Capt. Bob Cope -- Full Ahead Sportfishing and Quantum & Suffix Pro Staff; 5 p.m. -- Cruiser's Guide, Cape May to Philadelphia, with Capt. Russ Cohen; and 6 p.m. -- Offshore Tuna, speaker TBA.
Sunday, March 25: 11 a.m. -- Dragging Up Doormats with John DeBona -- Fisherman Advertis ing Manager; noon and 3:30 p.m. -- N.J. Boater Test Out Exam administered by Capt. Russ Binns, Coast Boating School; 1 p.m. Fishing, Speaker -- TBA; 2 p.m. -- Getting the Most from your Outboard with Ron Zastocki -- Yamaha.
Show Times and Admission: Thursday: 1 p.m.-9 p.m. Friday: Noon-9 p.m. Saturday: 11 a.m.-9 p.m. and Sunday: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Admissions: adults, $10; kids (12-17), $6; children 11-and-under, free; and seniors $8, Thursday and Friday only.
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