2017 Big Sky Boat Show

12th Annual Big Sky Antique and Classic Boat Show

August 4-6, 2017 Marina Cay Resort, Bigfork, Montana

Boat Show Activities and General Information
Boat Show Reception:
On Friday, August 4th at 6 p.m. the Big Sky Chapter will host a welcoming reception at the Classic Company Boat Works in the village of Somers, MT. Once again our host Steve Nickol, Big Sky member and owner will be rolling out a display of antique boats, plus providing an evening of “get down” blue grass music. Please check the Registration and Reservation Section on the registration form if you plan to attend, and include the number of guests you will be bringing.
Boat Show Opening Day:
On Saturday morning August 5th we request that participants have their boats in the slips by 10 a.m. for the start of the show.
Boat Show Dinner:
Join us at the Flathead Lake Lodge, a legendary Montana dude ranch for cocktails and dinner on Saturday, August 5th. Cocktail hour starts at 6:00 pm and dinner at 7:00 pm.

Whitefish Woody Weekend VI

The Big Sky Chapter of the Antique and Classic Boat Society held Whitefish Woody Weekend VI on the weekend of June 23-25, 2017.

In only its sixth year, Whitefish Woody Weekend has become one of the premier classic boat events, attracting award winning classic wood boats from all across the Pacific Northwest, and one of the signature summer events in Whitefish, Montana.

The event is hosted by The Lodge at Whitefish Lake, the only Four Diamond Resort in Montana. The Lodge offers a first class venue and accommodations for both the participants and public.

This year’s event featured 38 classic wood boats representing 6 ACBS Chapters from Montana, Idaho, Washington, Oregon, California and Hawaii, including 16 boats new to Whitefish Woody Weekend

Dates: June 23 - 25, 2017

Location: The Lodge at Whitefish Lake

About Us

History lives on in this unique, fast growing club of wooden boat enthusiasts. From the casual recreationalists to the professional craftsman, the Big Sky Chapter ACBS offers serious fun as we showcase the best water-craft the Northwest has to offer.

Owners of these classic beauties take great pride in being able to play a part in the Flathead Valley's rich and historic boat building past. Whether you own an armada or a model boat collection, we welcome your membership.

Come join the fun on our annual July Cruise-In dinner. During August, the Big Sky Chapter hosts a two day show of antique and classic boats in Lakeside, Montana.

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