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DEADLINE Approaching for the 2023 7th Annual California Boating Congress Registration / Reservation

DEADLINE Approaching for the 2023 7th Annual California Boating Congress Registration / Reservation

California Boating Congress

Registration / Reservation

DEADLINE Approaching . . . 

The 7th Annual CBC, sponsored by the Marine Recreation Association,

is set for April 11 & 12, 2023 at the Hyatt Regency Sacramento,

kicking off with an evening Welcome Reception on the 11th

and a full day of interactive events on the 12th.

A limited number of special hotel room rates

for the CBC are still available at the Hyatt Regency Sacramento for stays from 4/11/23 thru 4/12/23

for early reservations made before March 21st. 


The CBC rate is $249.00 / night, plus tax – single and double occupancy.

To make reservations call Central Reservations at 800.233.1234 and be sure to mention the Group Code: G-CBCO; OR,

book online at


For more hotel and travel information go to


Don’t miss this opportunity to make a difference!

The EARLY Registration DEADLINE for the 2022 CBC is March 29th!

Register today for this important event at


Among the critical topics this year are Recreational Boating Rule-making, Vessel Property Assessment, Achieving 30x30 in California’s Coastal Waters, Governor Budget Priorities and Fiscal Stability, Division of Boating and Waterways – Commissioners and Leadership and the Status of Offshore Wind Development.


Robert Newsome, Senior Vice President, National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) will present an updated “Boating & Economic Impact” report during lunch, which will also be attended by Republican Leader James Gallagher and Senator Brian Jones. Other afternoon sessions with key legislators and regulators are being set-up now . . . For more information on the 2023 California Boating Congress and to register visit


Along with the MRA, this year’s Congress is being co-hosted by ten other boating related groups, including the National Marine Manufacturers Association, California Marine Affairs and Navigation Conference, Boat U.S., Personal Watercraft Industry Association, California Delta Chambers & Visitors Bureau, Recreational Boaters of California, Sacramento Valley Marine Association, California Association of Harbor Masters & Port Captains, California Yacht Brokers Associations, and the Coastal Conservation Association of California, bringing together the marine industry and boating community to help shape future boating policy, funding, and regulation in an ever-changing environment.


The Marine Recreation Association is a professional organization that represents marina owners, operators, and industry professionals located throughout the western United States with additional members in Canada, Mexico, and Australia. Created more than 50 years ago, the MRA actively promotes and represents recreational boating interests while providing educational management and operations seminars, and information for marine industry owners, operators, and staff.


For additional information about the MRA, and all of its activities and interests, contact Mariann Timms by phone at (209) 334-0661, email at or go online at

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 March 16, 2023