Top 5 reasons to attend Pacific Marine Expo 2018

5.) 2018 Featured Products
Sourcing the newest products & services in person is a major benefit to attending the Pacific Marine Expo each year. Take an exclusive look at what’s new before anyone else and get a leg up on the competition!
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4.) Meet the editors of National Fisherman Magazine
National Fisherman is the only publication devoted to covering the entire U.S. commercial fishing industry. At this year’s Expo the editorial team will be out in force, covering all the great things the Expo has to offer and hosting the Young Fisherman Track and the Fisherman of the Year Contest. Check out an awesome article about Expo from National Fisherman here and be sure to stop by and say hello at Booth 755!

3.) The Best Special Events from Happy Hour in the Beer Garden to the Fisherman of the Year Contest
There’s nothing like free drinks to help fuel the conversation with vendors and colleagues. Take a few minutes to unwind and have a drink on us in the Pacific Marine Expo Beer Garden. Each happy hour will feature a prize drawing for a pair of Seahawk’s tickets, plus a special guest appearance by a Seahawk’s cheerleader – come get an autograph!

And on the final day of the show put your skills to the test in the annual Fisherman of the Year Competition, where mariners compete in three heats of rope splicing, net mending and blindfolded knot tying. Each heat’s winner will take away a cash prize and will move on to compete in the final round – the infamous survival suit challenge.

There is no fee to enter – just step on up! Get here early – slots fill up fast! This year’s contest will take place on Tuesday, November 20th at 11:30 am on the Main Stage in the Alaska Hall.

2.) Pacific Marine Expo Education Program
Curated by the editorial team of National Fisherman Magazine, these industry education sessions are free to all Expo attendees and will cover topics such as marine safety, business management, regulatory issues, technical advancements and more. The program is specifically designed to provide current and essential updates to the commercial fishing industry, while offering an environment for open discussions and networking opportunities with other industry professionals.
Check out the 2018 Education Program >>

1.) The Alaska Hall
Back this year and bigger than ever, The Alaska Hall is a one-stop shop for the Alaskan products and services you need to keep your business afloat. Last year this new addition was a huge success, so we are bringing it back bigger and better. Don’t forget that some of Expo’s most legendary special events are in the Alaska Hall, like Happy Hour and the Fisherman of the Year contest!

The Expo is just days away, don’t wait and pay onsite, register via the button below for your free pass and check it off your list!

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