The 2014 Mahogany & Merlot Vintage Boat Show is a ‘on-the-water’ boat show and a Family Friendly event featuring the Vintage Unlimited Hydroplanes from the Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum in Seattle, along with restored Vintage Inboard ‘Limited Class’ Hydroplanes, Antique & Classic Mahogany Runabouts from the Golden Era of pleasure boating and NEW for 2013 Woodies and Classic cars from PNW Car Club of America!
You will see as many as 7 big Unlimited class hydroplanes with names like: Miss Bardahl, Miss Thriftway, Miss Wahoo & Miss Burien. These same raceboats, now restored and preserved raced on Beautiful Lake Chelan in the late 1950′s.
Also showcased will be up to 20 beautifully restored smaller inboards (limited class) Hydroplanes and Racing Runabouts… you will enjoy plenty of exhibition ‘racing’ and the great thunder of the past. Rounding out the 2013 Mahogany & Merlot Vintage Boat Show are the meticulously restored Antique & Classic Mahogany Chris-Craft’s, Century’s, Gar Wood’s and other makes from a bygone era. These gorgeous and pristine boats will line the docks along ‘Mahogany Row’ on the Lakeshore Marina waterfront.
You can lounge in our Beer & Wine Garden and view it all while enjoying food from Manson Kiwanis food booth. Visit our other great booths featuring vintage items, a classic boat swap meet from ACBS, wine barrel items, the Museum store along with other great select vendors! You will also have the opportunity to join the Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum and receive a special package for joining at Mahogany & Merlot! The 2 day event is FREE to the public.