2022 Show Schedule

Hook The Future Kids Fishing Clinics

FREE Rod & Reel Combo for Participants
Saturday: Noon & 2pm
Sunday: 1pm & 3pm

Captain Don Dingman, host of the TV Show “Hook the Future” and long-time Captain, leads educational and entertaining fishing clinics at major boat shows and events across the Southeast. Don has a passion for teaching thousands of families annually how to succeed in fishing, while spending quality time in the outdoors with people you love.  

At the end of each clinic kids will have an opportunity for questions and answers followed by a kids-only free raffle with dozens of great prizes. Kids (clinic participants only) will go home with a free Hook the Future/ Carolina Skiff custom rod & reel combo.

Boating Safety and Fishing Seminars

Improving Your Catch to Fish Ratio with Artificials
Saturday 11:00 am

Targeting Tarpon in SC Waters
Sunday 12:00 Noon

Sinking Wrecks Everyone’s Day: Learning the Rules of the Road
Saturday 3:30pm

Ladies: Don’t Just pick out the boat – Learn to Drive it! 
Women Behind the Helm
Saturday 4:00pm

Whatever Floats Your Boat: Picking Out the Correct Life Jackets
Saturday 4:30pm

Sinking Wrecks Everyone’s Day: Learning the Rules of the Road
Saturday 3:30pm

Ladies: Don’t Just pick out the boat – Learn to Drive it! 
Women Behind the Helm
Saturday 4:00pm

Whatever Floats Your Boat: Picking Out the Correct Life Jackets
Saturday 4:30pm

Learn the Hull Truth: Which Type of Powerboat is right for you?
Saturday 12:30pm

But Did We Sink?: Boat Requirements and Mandatory Equipment
Sunday 1:30pm

I’m Sorry For What I said when Docking the Boat: 
Tips and Techniques for docking and anchoring with the tides and currents of the Lowcountry
Saturday 1:00pm

One REALLY Stupid Safety Rule: (and 10 others that make a Lot of Sense!)
Saturday 1:30pm

Cruising for a Bruising: How to Prepare and Operate Responsibly
Sunday 2:00pm

Hey Y’all Watch This: Safety at Sea
Sunday 2:30pm

Cruising for a Bruising: How to Prepare and Operate Responsibly
Sunday 2:00pm

Hey Y’all Watch This: Safety at Sea
Sunday 2:30pm

Captain Billy Lynes

Trailering Your Boat
Sunday 3:00pm

MARINEMAX WOMEN ON WATER® CLASSES

MarineMax Charleston is hosting two Women On Water classes at the Charleston Boat Show this year! These classes are designed to inspire confidence and get women behind the wheel and on the water.

Reserve your spot for the January 28th Class

Reserve your spot for the January 29th Class

Located in the Parking Lot of the Charleston Convention Center

Music at the Charleston Boat Show

Shane Clark

Shane, a native of Moncks Corner started playing music at a young age and has been performing in and around the Low-Country since 2001. Shane has opened for country music entertainers such as Jason Aldean, Billy Dean and others and can still be found playing at a local venue.

Saturday: 2:30pm – 5:30pm
Sunday: 11:00am – 2:00pm

Location: Show Parking Lot E

Dave Grunstra

Dave is a Singer-Songwriter who plays originals and covers. He is from Folly Beach, South Carolina and has been playing in the Charleston area for over 20 years. His solo shows consist of a variety of musical genres ranging from Blues/Country to Flamenco and Reggae to Rock and R&B.

Saturday: 11:00am – 2:30pm

Location: Show Parking Lot E

Chris Dodson

POP. ROCK. JAZZ. R&B. SONGWRITER. TEACHER – Chris began playing at age 13 and has been writing and recording original music since 2002. He can be seen playing most anywhere in the Charleston and surrounding areas.

Friday: 1:00pm-5:00pm
Sunday: 2:00pm-4:30pm

Location: Show Parking Lot E