Pirate Man Dan

Using a one of a kind electric pirate ship, Pirate Man Dan will be sailing the high seas at the CNY Boat Show. Be sure to stop him for a photo or a chat in full pirate jargon and swagger. Plus, watch him entertain on stilts, unicycling, juggling, balloons, rolling globe and more! Aye matey – he can’t wait ta meetcha.

Young Boaters Required Safety Course

Register Now for One-Day Training Feb. 22 at CNY Boat Show

Syracuse, N.Y. On Saturday, February 22, 2020, from 9 am to 5 pm, the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary and New York Sea Grant will offer youth ages 10 to 17 the boater safety course required from them to legally operate a motorboat or personal watercraft on waters in NY. The training will be held at the 2020 Central New York Boat Show at the New York State Fairgrounds in Syracuse, N.Y.

The course taught by U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 21 personnel includes a same-day proctored exam. New York Sea Grant is taking registrations for the free, all-in-one-day Young Boater certification training. Preregistration is required. Contact New York Sea Grant at 315-312-3042.

Each youth registering for the February 22, 2020 Young Boater course will receive 3 free admission passes to the 2020 Central New York Boat Show, held in both the Expo Center and the Exhibit Center.