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    Kick Off the 2023 MRA Conference and Trade Show at Safe Harbor Cabrillo Isle for Sea Trials of all see more

    Kick Off the 2023 MRA Conference and Trade Show at Safe Harbor Cabrillo Isle 

    for Sea Trials of all Electric Vessels and Hosted Lunch!


    Monday, October 16th,

    will feature sea trials beginning

    at 12:30pm – running on the

    half-hour through 3pm.

    Lunch hosted by the

    San Pedro Fish Market!

    Join our president Kate Pearson at Safe Harbor Cabrillo Isle to experience pure electric sea power. Join local elected officials and leaders of the San Diego Harbor working group to kick off the Sea Trials on the opening day of our annual Conference. 

    New member San Pedro Fish Market will host lunch for the event complete with a signature Michelada mixing demonstration.

    This year’s MRA Conference is themed Acknowledgment and Appreciation, will focus on the future, looking forward to new challenges and achievements in the marine industry with a broad prospectus of industry experts and information covering key industry operations, management, and marketing concerns.

    The Marine Trade Show will present the latest technology, products, and services from leading industry vendors and contractors focused on innovation, growth, and profitability as the marine industry evolves in today’s changing world.

    Monday, October 16, 2023 

    Trial times: 12:30 PM to 3:00 PM

    The Electric Boat Sea Trials will be held at Safe Harbor Cabrillo Isle, 1450 Harbor Island Drive, San Diego 92101 offering attendees an opportunity to experience first-hand the emerging electric boat technology and learn more about the myriad of opportunities and potential challenges facing the marine industry as this technology evolves. Each trial time will be approximately 30 minutes. Reservations are required and transportation to the marina is NOT provide, but car-pooling is always an option.

    Don’t miss the Sea Trials, critical presentations and more!

    >>> Sign up TODAY! <<<

    Registration and event information for the

    2023 MRA Educational Conference & Trade Show,

    October 16 - 18 at the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines Resort,

    is posted now on the MRA website at or

    go directly to the Conference website at

    Special hotel rates are also being offered at the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines Resort from October 14th to the 18th, and attendees are invited to come early and stay late to enjoy the wonderful Southern California weather and amenities overlooking the white sand beaches and blue Pacific Ocean.

    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 51 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 its activities and interests, please contact Mariann Timms by phone at (209) 334-0661 or email at

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     September 21, 2023