Since 1995. This will be the ONLY boat show in Little Rock this season. Arkansas is a giant recreational area with hundreds of lakes, streams and park offering boaters and campers fun, affordable family recreation. This year’s Marine Expo will showcase nearly 200 boats, including bass boats, deck boats, ski-boats, wakeboard boats, party barges and personal watercraft along with an expanded selection of discount fishing tackle. Marine Expo is bringing back the “First Mate Scouting Patch Program”. The First Mate Scouting Patch Program was created to introduce parents and children to boating and fishing as an activity that the family can enjoy year-round. Various exhibitors will on hand to provide information on area lakes, vacation destinations and products related to fishing, boating and recreation. Marine Expo also offers the fisherman a wide selection of discount fishing tackle. And for the wakeboard enthusiasts, Randall “The Vandall” Harris, famous wake boarder and founder of West Side Riders, will be on hand all day Saturday to greet the public. Marine Expo will offer the consumer the lowest boat prices of the year on all boats for fishing, waterskiing, wakeboarding, surfing, tubing and pleasure boating. Show hours are 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Sunday. Admission price is $5.00 for adults and children 12 and under are free. For more information contact Ken Griffey at 501.225-6177 or 501-765-1423 or visit dgattractions.com.