16th Annual Boatload of Toys Toy Drive

This year marks our 16th Annual Boatload of Toys Toy Drive benefiting Family & Children’s Aid of Connecticut. As we approach the holidays and begin to take time to reflect on all we have to be thankful for, we ask for your generous donation of a new toy(s) or children’s apparel to help support this great organization.

Stop by our Showroom between now and December 16, 2023 to drop off your donation.

Day of Giving & Exclusive Boat Show Preview

Get a sneak peek at the latest 2024 models from Cobalt, Barletta, and Nautique.

Take advantage of our “better than boat show” pricing and receive a $500 rebate when your donate a toy.*

Location: Candlewood East Marina Showroom

Saturday, December 9th: 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Hartford Boat Show

Presented by the Connecticut Marine Trades Association, the 53rd Annual Hartford Boat Show showcases the excitement of recreational boating in Connecticut for novice boaters to experienced navigators alike. We’ll be there all week long!

Location: Mohegan Sun

Thursday, January 18th: Noon - 7:00pm

Friday, January 19th: Noon - 8:00pm

Saturday, January 20th: 10:00am - 8:00pm

Sunday, January 21st: 10:00am - 5:00pm

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New York Boat Show

It’s finally here! The Discover Boating New York Boat Show is returning to the Javits Center January 24-28, 2023. As your premier destination for boats, boating accessories, and on-the-water adventures, the Discover Boating New York Boat Show has something in store for every boating enthusiast. We can’t wait to see you there!

Location: Jacob Javits Convention Center

Wednesday, January 24th: Noon – 8:00pm

Thursday, January 25th : Noon – 8:00pm

Friday, January 26th: Noon - 8:00pm

Saturday, January 27th: 10:00am - 8:00pm

Sunday, January 28th: 10:00am – 6:00pm

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Candlewood East Marina Boat Show

It may be winter outside but in our showroom it feels like summer with 16 boats on display from Cobalt, Nautique and Barletta. Summer fun is right around the corner so take advantage of these boat show deals while they last! Stop by, get your boating fix, and we’ll help your prepare for the summer of your dreams!

Location: Candlewood East Marina Showroom

February 1-28, 2023

Tuesday: 9:00am – 5:00pm

Wednesday: 9:00am – 5:00pm

Thursday: 9:00am – 5:00pm

Friday: 9:00am – 5:00pm

Saturday: 9:00am – 5:00pm

Schedule Appointment


Obtain your State Approved Safe Boating Certificate at one of our three Safe Boating & PWC Courses. Our courses are administered through Sound Environment Associates.

Your instructor, Captain Ryan Slater, is a US Coast Guard Licensed Captain and has been teaching these courses for over 10 years. His courses are designed to provide safe boating information and regulations in a clear, practical and interesting format.

Your classes will be conducted in Candlewood East Marina’s showroom located at 204 Candlewood Lake Road in Brookfield, CT 06804. As such, you’ll receive hands on training and applications using the various boats in the facility as a part of each class.

Courses will be available at the start of the 2024 boating season.

For additional information please contact Captain Ryan Slater at 203-775-2253.