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THE OFFICIAL E-NEWSLETTER OF ERWIN MARINE

september 2022

the dock line news

erwin marine awarded top csi performer

Last month, Erwin Marine Sales was awarded TOP CSI Performer for Harris Pontoon Boats! This recognition is quite an honor as Erwin Marine was one of only THREE dealerships to receive this award for exceptional customer service. We are proud to serve our customers and represent the best boat brands like Harris.

This is another way Erwin Marine has been delivering fun on the water since 1978.

winterization

When it comes to protecting your boat, the Erwin Marine Service Department has you covered with winterization specials and options to suit your needs. 

Due to the importance of winterization service, please understand that Erwin Marine is not responsible for damage to boats stored in our marinas if winterization is not performed or performed incorrectly by a third party.

Please submit the form below with your winterization preferences.
All requests to winterize must be submitted by October 31, 2022
.

Winterizing is done on a first-come-first-serve basis.

Click below for winterization package information and to schedule winterization for your boat today.

2022 fall color cruise

You are invited to join us on Saturday, November 12, 2022, at the Erwin Marine Riverfront location on Chattanooga's waterfront for the 2022 Fall Color Cruise.

All boats participating will depart at 10:00 AM(ET) and cruise through the Tennessee River Gorge. We will then return to Erwin Marine Riverfront for more including:

  • A low country boil
  • Food and drinks
  • Fun with friends

November 12, 2022

upcoming events

Ironman Chattanooga

Source: Ironman.com

IRONMAN Chattanooga, part of the VinFast IRONMAN U.S., is triathlon’s best kept secret. 
 

September 25, 2022

3 Sisters Festival of bluegrass

Source: 3sistersbluegrass.com

The 3 Sisters Festival honors the musical legacy of bluegrass fiddler Fletcher Bright, by offering a free two-day festival to the community that features some of the biggest names in traditional and not-so-traditional bluegrass.

September 30, 2022

wine over water

Source: Eventbrite.com

Wine Over Water is an evening showcasing 200 wine varieties, delicious food from leading Chattanooga restaurants, and three stages of music – all taking place on one of the world’s longest pedestrian bridges spanning the beautiful Tennessee River.

October 8, 2022

Chattanooga motorcar festival

Source: ChattanoogaMotorcar.com

The three-day Festival returns for 2022 and will include a Concours d’Elegance, the Canossa Fall Rally Chattanooga, The Pace Grand Prix at The Bend, and a Mecum Auctions event plus many more family-friendly activities. 

October 14-16, 2022

chattajack

Source: Chattajack.com

31 miles through the Tennessee River Gorge

Chattajack is a paddleboard/kayak race unlike any other. It is one that celebrates the effort a paddle athlete makes in the pursuit of distance endurance. Fueled with passion on the water, these individuals love to dig, testing their personal limits while completing this unique gorge course.

October 22, 2022

This event takes place at the Chattanooga Riverfront. To make a reservation, click here

2022 Fort Lauderdale boat show

Source: FLIBS.com

The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) is recognized as the largest in-water boat show in the world.

Located steps from the beach in sunny South Florida, FLIBS spans nearly 90 acres across three million square feet of exhibit space that is connected by an intricate network of water and ground transportation services. The five-day show attracted over 100,000 attendees and 1,000 exhibitors representing 52 countries with more than 1,300 boats on display in 2021. Products range from sunglasses to superyachts and everything in between.

Mark your calendar for the 2022 Fort Lauderdale Show, October 26-30.

Head of the Hooch

Source: HeadoftheHooch.org

THE LAST OF THE GREAT FALL REGATTAS

Experience one of the world’s largest rowing regattas, in Chattanooga, TN

November 5-6, 2022

This event takes place at the Chattanooga Riverfront. To make a reservation, click here

Fall Color Cruise

All boats participating in the Color Cruise will depart at 10:00 AM(ET) and cruise through the Tennessee River Gorge. We will then return to Erwin Marine Riverfront for more fun.

November 12, 2022

This event takes place at the Chattanooga Riverfront. To make a reservation, click here

thanksgiving closings

All Erwin Marine locations are closed for the Thanksgiving holiday.

November 24-25, 2022

lighted boat parade

Annual event on the Chattanooga riverfront. All boaters are welcome to participate.

Register your boat to be part of the parade. More details coming soon.

November 25, 2022

This event takes place at the Chattanooga Riverfront. To make a reservation, click here.

holiday closings

All Erwin Marine locations are closed for the holidays. 

December 24, 2022 – January 1, 2023

cleaning your boAT’s EXTERIOR

Source: SeaRay.com

Performing regular cleanings is a great way to ensure your Sea Ray stays looking like new. Now that summer is winding down, it’s time to start thinking about completing end-of-season maintenance to protect your boat and rejuvenate its exterior.

Explore these easy-to-follow steps for cleaning your boat, discover tricks for removing scuff marks, and learn what cleaning products work best depending on your needs.

get the My harris app

Source: HarrisBoats.com

The My Harris App helps you get more from your boating experience. Download the new owner’s app to unlock features that will help you live the pontoon life no matter where you are.

THE PROPER WAY TO LAUNCH A BOAT FROM A TRAILER

Source: TakeMeFishing.org

First, take your time, think things through, and consult a checklist if you have one. This is especially true if you’re new to launching a boat from a trailer and are (understandably) a bit nervous about it. Click below to learn more about the proper way to launch a boat.

ready to trade or sell?

Are you thinking about selling or trading your boat? Do you know its value? Find out what your boat is worth in seconds!

new t-shirts for sale at pine harbor

Pine Harbor Marina has new t-shirts for sale at the fuel dock. Only $20 (including tax)! Stop by, fuel up, and get a shirt or two.

inflatables on sale now

Get more fun on the water! Inflatables are on sale at the Erwin Marine Parts Department in our Chattanooga location! Stop by and get yours before they're gone.
 
*While supplies last. Some or all items shown may not be in stock. Check with Parts for current inventory.
 
Call or text Jeff for details at (423) 933-2630 or email jnixon@erwinmarinesales.com.

new t-shirts for sale at Chickamauga Marina

Stop by the fuel dock at Chickamauga Marina and check out the new t-shirts available. They are only $20 including tax! Get yours today. 

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FEATURED BOAT OF THE WEEK

2011 SEA RAY 300 SLX

 A loaded 300SLX with only about 675 engine hours!

 

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