43rd East Coast Commercial Fishermen’s & Aquaculture Trade Exposition

Roland E. Powell Convention Center

Ocean City, Maryland

January 13th-15th, 2017

The East Coast Commercial Fishermen’s and Aquaculture Trade Expo is the only commercial fishing show produced in the Mid-Atlantic region. Each year thousands of commercial fishermen, charterboat captains, aquaculturists, scientists, educators and public from Maine to Florida enjoy the show.


We are looking forward to making expo 2017 the best one to yet.


All of us at the Maryland Watermen’s Association look forward to seeing you in Ocean City, MD at the Expo January 13-15, 2017.


In case you missed last year’s show, here is an excellent snippet courtesy of David Kaltenbach of Kaltenbach Productions.


Seminar Schedule

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Exhibitor List

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Hotel Accommodations

This year we have five hotels offering discounts for the trade show.

The Clarion Fontainebleau is the Headquarter Hotel for the 2017 Expo. It is also the site of the Maryland Watermen’s Association’s annual cocktail party, which will be held Friday, January 13, 2017.

Ask for the Maryland Watermen’s Association Rate when booking rooms to receive the discounted price.

Click here for hotels and rates.

For Vendors:

 If you are a business interested in exhibiting at our show, please check out our exhibitor brochure. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact us at 410-216-6610 or info@marylandwatermen.com

Top photograph courtesy of Jay Fleming

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