2023 The Big Event | March 18

The Big Event is a one day event near Lake Oconee Village.

As the weather heats up, more families are planning their summer trips and plans. Skier’s Marine believes that the best memories get made on the water. Whether you want to cruise, ski, surf, or have lunch in the middle of a lake, we offer an experience for everyone. Join Skier’s Marine at The Big Event on March 18. The Big Event is a free family festival to educate and inform residents of services and products around their area. From 10am-4pm, come and see all of the businesses that surround the area of Lake Oconee. The event features 144 local exhibitors, including home builders, remodelers, suppliers, and many other companies associated with the industry, such as a mortgage, pest control, and much more. 

“The Big Event” Entertainment

You, your family, and your friends can look forward to nonstop fun. The Lake Country Composite Squadron Civil Air Patrol will kick off the event and can be found around the event to answer any questions. Additionally, local communities will showcase their talents to kids of all ages. 

Food & Drinks

Save your appetite for the show because vendors and food trucks will be around the venue. Chick-Fil-A will be serving lunch until 4pm. Food trucks from local companies like Farmer’s Funnel Cakes, Five Finger Philly, Kona Ice, and Island Chef Cafe will serve daily food.

Brands You Will See At The Big Event

Skier’s Marine will bring three luxury brands: MasterCraft, Sylvan, and Boston Whaler. Hop aboard and envision the memories you and your family will make on the water. Whether you want to cruise, ski, or fish, each brand provides something for your needs. 


Come and witness the MasterCraft experience. MasterCraft provides some of the most reliable and high-performing boats. Thanks to MasterCraft’s innovations over the years, everyone who wants to surf behind a boat is given a chance with Surfstar. Surfstar will be on all new MasterCraft models (excluding Prostar). The user-friendly software allows everyone to pick a wave to provide them with a perfect spiral every time. In each MasterCraft interior, you will find triple-density foam and premium upholstery. With 16 models in the family, expect to see a boat that fits everyone’s needs.


Sylvan provides families with luxury pontoons with floorplans for all wants and needs. Convert your seating areas into bars for lunch on the water, toss a rope out for the kids to go tubing, or fish from every angle of your boat. With seating options for up to 11 people onboard, you can expect to bring the whole crew for every adventure. All pontoons are designed to be robust and built without any compromise. Sylvan has six series that deliver different features for every boater- along with additional features that come at no extra cost.

Boston Whaler

Boston Whalers are built for every adventure. All models perform beautifully inshore, offshore, or on the lake regarding fishing. Boston Whaler’s spacious room allows for critical ingredients for socializing and cruising. All Whalers have partnered with leading suppliers to give you the latest technology in the industry. Along the side, stainless steel bars and screws, providing added safety, are ideal for fishing or skiing because of their durable construction. The Boston Whaler’s unique and well-known feature is filling it with foam. This technology provides you with the best structure, buoyancy, and the peace of mind of never sinking. Click the link below to discover what provides the Boston Whaler with the name “unsinkable.”

Join Us At The Big Event

Skier’s Marine exists to allow anyone to experience the enjoyment of watersports while surrounded by friends and family. For this reason, our team is here to guide current and future watersports enthusiasts to their perfect boat, regardless of the budget. Skier’s Marine wants to be your local boating guide. We offer new and used boats for sale and comprehensive service centers. Expect to see the best boats, prices, and product specialists that will provide you with excellent customer service at The Big Event. We hope to see you, your friends, and your family there.

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