U.S. Atlantic

Find upcoming events from Maine to Florida, along with detailed destination reviews of major hubs and lesser-known small towns. If you’re looking for the best cruiser resources, you’ve come to the right place. Each month, Southern Boating posts Regional Reports that cover the Atlantic Coast in detail. Chesapeake, Southeast Seaboard, the Carolinas, and down to Miami, Southern Boating keeps you updated on marinas, events and the resources you’ll need to successfully navigate the U.S. Atlantic.

Harbor Club at River Dunes

Grace Runs Deep at River Dunes

River Dunes on Grace Harbor The true Southern hospitality and ample amenities River Dunes on Grace Harbor will leave a lasting memory. The well-known towns of North Carolina’s Crystal Coast typically get…

Ocean Key Resort and Spa

Ocean Key Resort and Spa

The Key to Key West? Ocean Key Resort and Spa Boating with extended family and friends can be fun, but also frustrating. The key is finding overnight accommodations that everyone will love.…

The Historic Kitty Knight House

Kitty Knight House

The Historica Kitty Knight House on the Sassafras is back in action Those who cruise along the Sassafras River, a tributary of the upper Chesapeake Bay, will find that the historic Kitty…

Fall Festival Season

Fall Festival Season

Fall Festival Season Connecticut Leaf peeping can be an adventure all its own, or it can be a sidebar to a day of fun during fall festival season. Consider the Damariscotta Pumpkinfest and Regatta…

Leaf Peeping by boat

Leaf Peeping

With fall comes the inevitable leaf peeping There’s urgency in the air for Northeast boaters come October. From Long Island and southern Connecticut to the rocky coast of Maine, the long, luxurious…

Pirate Parties on the water

Pirate Parties

Time for Pirate Parties! There are few periods in history that retain more allure or spark more of the imagination than the era of pirates. Originally formed by qualified ship captains and…

An image of a red door at a storefront in Nantucket Massachusetts

Nantucket, Massachusetts

Thousands of years ago, a melting glacier deposited sand and rock debris south of Cape Cod. What was left? The boomerang-shaped island of Nantucket. In spite of Nantucket’s relatively small size—less than…

An image of the new Treasure Coast Upgrades

Treasure Coast Upgrades

Treasure Coast Upgrades Florida’s Treasure Coast is a prime destination for boaters of all types. New and renovated marinas and boatyards add to the Treasure Coast upgrades in the region. Great fishing…

trawlerfest comes to the cheasapeake

Trawlerfest starts September 25th

Trawlerfest Trawlerfest and its wealth of information for mariners and aspiring cruisers will return to Baltimore this month to coincide with the completion of renovations at Harbor East Marina. Seminars run the…

Norfolk in-water boat show

Norfolk In-Water Boat Show Returns

It’s back, baby! The Norfolk In-Water Boat Show returns in September. After a 10-year hiatus, the Norfolk In-Water Boat Show returns this month to the Waterside Marina at Town Point Park September…

Cruising in New England, New England Cruising Guide

New England Cruising Guide

New England Cruising Guide Cruising on the other coast: Our New England Cruising Guide Late summer and early fall are the best times to plan a tour of coastal New England.  Slightly…

an image of bass fishing from a Donzi at Jones Inlet

Bass Fishing

It’s where you were meant to be: bass fishing. It’s just after daybreak and the traffic on New York’s Long Island Expressway is in full swing. Commuters line up in neat little rows…

Fishing for Red Drum

Red Drum at Night, Fishing Delight

Red Drum takeover the Pamlico Sound North Carolina’s Pamlico Sound draws anglers from throughout the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic in August. Why? For a fishing experience like no other. It’s that time of…

Poor Girls Open and fish for cancer

Fishing tournaments support cancer research

Two fishing tournaments support cancer research events in the Mid-Atlantic raise money to support cancer awareness. Fish for Cancer! Female anglers raise money to fight cancer at two events this month in the Mid-Atlantic.…

An image of three trawlers, part of Marine Trawlers Owners Association

Cruise with the Marine Trawlers Owners Association

Cruisin’ with the Marine Trawlers Owners Association The Marine Trawlers Owners Association hosts a five-day cruise to Cape May, New Jersey, that starts from Chesapeake City up along the C&D Canal that…