Skylands Stadium to Hold North Jersey’s Largest Boat Show April 10-12

Forget the snowy weather – boating season is coming soon! All are welcome at Skylands Stadium to check out the great deals on speedboats, ski boats, pontoons, kayaks, canoes jet skis and more

Augusta, N.J. – March 23, 2015 – Skylands Stadium today announced that it will hold the first-ever Skylands Boat Show at the stadium April 10, 11 and 12. North Jersey’s premier boat show will feature speed, water ski and pontoon boats, kayaks, canoes, Jet Ski rentals, boat coverings, propeller repair and more. The event will take place indoors at the stadium, rain or shine.

Presented by Royal Buick GMC, the show will be held in the newly renovated Event Center at Skylands Stadium, 94 Championship Place, Augusta, NJ. All are welcome to come and meet local dealers and enjoy the show from 4 pm to 8 pm on Friday the 10th, 10 am to 6 pm on Saturday the 11th, and 10 am to 4 pm on Sunday the 12th.

“North Jersey’s premier boat show is a great way to kick off the boating season, putting winter firmly behind us. Come and get a jump on the season with great deals on a range of brands, including Nautique, Sweetwater and Bennington pontoon boats. See displays of Hurricane deck boats, Mercury motors and more,” said Al Dorso, president of Skylands Stadium. “Kayak and canoe fans can check out products from Wilderness Systems, Dagger and Mad River.”

Vendors such as Batten the Hatches, PWC Tec Jet Ski rentals, Kymer’s Campgrounds and Precision Propeller will be showcasing everything that boaters need to start having fun on the water. Boat dealers such as OffShore Marine, Katz’s Marine, Lake Hopatcong Marine, Barnes Brother’s Marina, Defeo’s Boats, Danforth’s Marina and Wheels and Props will also be in attendance. Boaters of all ages are encouraged to attend the boat show to get the best deals on this year’s newest boating equipment.

The stadium’s food concessions will be open, offering an array of delicious snacks and meals, including pulled pork sandwiches, hamburgers, hot dogs, chicken fingers, French fries, onion rings, hot pretzels, popcorn and more. Beer, soda and fresh brewed ice tea will also be available.

Parking for the event is free, and children 12 years of age and under enter the show for free. All others will be charged a $5 entry fee.

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About Skylands Stadium

Skylands Stadium, home to the Sussex County Miners baseball team, is located in the heart of rural Sussex County in Frankford Township, (Augusta) New Jersey. The ballpark has 4,200 seats and a 16,000-square foot all-purpose building for corporate and community events. The stadium has recently undergone major investment and renovation, and now has a newly upgraded playing field, clubhouse, locker rooms, concessions, restrooms, seating areas and press box. A new 5,000-square foot pavilion has been erected down the first base line. An 18,000-square foot exhibit hall is now complete, and an in-house catering facility will be open for business by May 2015. For more information about the Sussex County Miners or to become an official baseball sponsor or advertiser, contact Dave Chase at 973-500-2480. To hold a corporate or community event at the stadium, contact Shane White at 973-500-2472; for event sponsorship queries, contact Andy Ball 973-500-2763.

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