Every April sailors from around the West Coast of North America gather in historic Jack London Square for the Strictly Sail Pacific Sailboat Show. This internationally acclaimed sailboat show is the largest and oldest in-water sailboat show on the West Coast and will sail into Jack London Square with all that is hot in the world of sailing.
Whether you are a newbie or a seasoned sailor, this four day sailing spectacular is the place to immerse yourself in the world of sailing! Enjoy the great outdoors while discovering all the new boats that the world’s leading manufacturers have to offer. See various types and styles all in one place. Also on display will be a full range of marine electronics, products and accessories.
One of the best ways to learn about sailing and all the opportunities available is to visit a sailing show!
Why Should You Attend a Sailboat Show?
You will have the unique opportunity to see and board all the fabulous new models displayed by the world’s top sailboat manufacturers, and talk to industry representatives about all aspects of buying and owning a boat. In addition, check out the latest in new gear and electronics, learn about charter and sailing schools, attend free seminars.
Be the First to See Premiering Boats
Be one of the first to see and walk through exciting new sailboats from major manufacturers include new designs and models making their US and West Coast premiers.
Acres of On-Land Exhibitors
Exhibitors display the latest in navigational equipment and a wide selection of marine equipment, high-tech electronics, boating accessories, rigging, clothing & gear. Shop related services such as sailing lessons, rentals, insurance firms, and lending institutions.
Meet the Experts
Whether you are getting started in sailing, planning your dream cruise, preparing for your favorite passage, or looking to get the most out of your sailing, there is a seminar for you.
Enjoy seminars on sailing destinations, weather, tides, cruising on a budget, sail trim, voyage planning, electronics, cruising for couples, catamaran cruising, storm strategies and more. With many unique topics, you may want to spend the entire weekend!
Improve Your Sailing Skills
Discover Sailing’s On-The-Water Clinics are an opportunity to experience sailing for the first time or to take your sailing to the next level. Enjoy an experiential Taste of Sailing Clinic and experience San Francisco Bay from the water for the first time! Or sharpen your skills with an experienced ASA certified instructor and take your new found skills back to your own boat!