45th East Coast Commercial Fishermen’s & Aquaculture Trade Exposition

Roland E. Powell Convention Center

Ocean City, Maryland

January 18th-20th, 2019

Cocktail Party

Friday, January 18, 2019

Clarion Fontainebleau Hotel (Ocean City)

6:30PM Cocktail Party

7:15PM Auction

Open Bar Until 8PM

Tickets are $35

Show Hours

Friday, January 18

11AM to 5PM

Saturday, January 19

10AM to 5PM

Sunday, January 20

10AM to 3PM

Tickets are $15/day & $25/2-days

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 2019 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 18-20, 2019.


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


Hotel Accommodations

The Clarion Fontainebleau is the Headquarter Hotel for the 2018 Expo. It is also the site of the Maryland Watermen’s Association’s annual cocktail party, which will be held Friday, January 18, 2019.

More information coming soon!

Seminar Schedule

Saturday, January 19, 2019


More information coming soon!

Exhibitor List

More information coming soon!

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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