Ah, summer! You miss. We are tired of the snow and ready for some sunny fun. Summer is so close now that we have a day of over 50 degrees and a little sunshine. Do you already have plans for the summer? Are you trying to make summer 2021 even more memorable than 2020? Summer …

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Amid unprecedented job losses, one Minnesota industry is hiring heavily – and it’s probably the last industry you would think of in the winter. The boating industry is booming, and Jake Jacobson can attest to that. He is the general manager of Rapid Marine in Ham Lake. READ MORE: Hastings community mobilizes …

After 20 years, a boat rental business is under new owner. White Bear Township couple Ben and Katy Robinson closed the sale of Bald Eagle Boat Rental from previous owner Marty Weber earlier this year. The vacation boat rental business, located at 4444 129th St. in Hugo, has been on the property for decades but …

Photo: DAVID FERGUSON. (30094341) The event, which draws thousands of visitors to the port each May, has been canceled for the second year in a row due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Nick Wood, owner of South Pier Marine, said despite this, 2021 will be “another good year” for the water sports industry. He added that …

Tired of crouching under the security restrictions imposed in the event of a pandemic, people are eager to get out on both land and sea. Similar to the surge in bicycle purchases, the boating industry has seen an increase in sales, especially for first and second buyers, primarily in the 30 to 50 foot range. …

getty As the coronavirus has impacted – and continues to impact – the entire travel and tourism industry as a whole, it turns out that the boat rental market has seen an increase. significant bookings throughout 2020 and into the new year. According to Boatsetter, the world’s largest peer-to-peer boat rental market, hours on the …

MUSKEGON, MI – The Muskegon Lakeshore Home, Garden and Boat Show returns to a new location this year. The home, garden and boat show will be the first public event held at the VanDyk Mortgage Convention Center in downtown Muskegon, 470 W. Western Ave., according to a press release. The planned in-person event, which will …

AMESBURY – A traditional vacation favorite will change with the weather this year when the Lowell’s Boat Shop Vacation Open House goes virtual starting Tuesday. The open house is the boat store’s biggest fundraiser each year, but the realities of the COVID-19 pandemic have moved the 2020 event online. “Sometimes thousands of people pass by …

As many companies continue to struggle during the coronavirus pandemic, the boating industry has more than kept afloat. With the public health crisis canceling many summer plans including camps, sporting events and vacations, boat dealers are seeing a spike in interest from people wanting to get out on the water and distance themselves. socially safe. …

Boatsetter recorded the highest number of bookings for the month of June in the company’s history, with peer-to-peer rentals increasing 74% from the same period last year. The company also reported a 40% increase in listings on its platform, with owners looking for meaningful ways to help offset the overall cost of owning a boat. …