The American Boating Congress (ABC) is returning to Washington, D.C., May 8–10, 2024!

Join recreational boating stakeholders for the industry’s preeminent advocacy event featuring discussions with members of Congress and administration officials, timely political and policy updates, and more.

Check back here for additional details on location, scheduling, speakers, and more! Should you have any questions regarding the 2024 ABC, please contact Erica Crocker at [email protected]



2024 Schedule Coming Soon! 


American Boating Congress Sponsors 2023

Thank You to Our 2023 Sponsors!

President’s Level

Brunswick • MarineMax • Yamaha  

Admiral’s Level

Correct Craft

Captain’s Level

Beneteau Group • BoatUS • BRP • Dometic • Indmar • Informa Markets • Suzuki • Vision Marine • Yanmar/Vetus

First Mate’s Level

Center for Sportfishing Policy • Malibu Boats • MRAA • Roswell Marine • SeaTow • Smoker Craft • Tiara Yachts • Torqeedo

Purser’s Level

Boats Group • Chaparral Boats • Info-Link Technologies • Marine Concepts • Marine Industries Assoc of South Florida • Midwest Industries • Northpoint Financial • Regulator Marine • Suntex Marinas • Viking Yachts • Voltsafe


Thank You to Our 2023 Co-Hosts

American Sportfishing Association • Association of Marina Industries • Massachusetts Marine Trade Association • Michigan Boating Industries Association • MTA New Jersey • National Marine Lenders Association