Anchors aweigh! Sunnyland Boat Festival is the unofficial start of the season

After a bit of a shakeup last year in the wake of Hurricane Irma—notably the lack of permanent docks, which were destroyed in the tempest—the Sunnyland Boat Festival and its enormous crew of volunteers are making the best of their “new normal.” In fact, there’s a silver lining in the late-2017 catastrophe: new docks are in the works, and fewer boats make the annual show a bit more manageable.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/03/13/acbs-sunnyland-boat-show-opens-2019-season