Yamaha Outboard Sale and Grady-White Boat Sale For A Limited Time at Cannons Marina

Grady-White Countdown to Spring Sale Now At Cannons Marina.


The Grady-White factory is offering terrific incentives towards the purchase of any new Grady-White Boat.  Combine that with cash back or extended warranty options from Yamaha and now is the best time ever to purchase the Grady-White Boat of your dreams. Act now to save up to $10K on select Grady-White models, plus up to $6K (up to $2000… Keep Reading

Cannons Wins Grady-White Bronze Anchor Award

Cannons Marina Wins Grady-White Bronze Anchor Award

We recently received an awesome honor from Grady-White Boats, and we have to share it with you!  For our outstanding customer service, Grady-White Boats awarded Cannons Marina with their Bronze Anchor award for 2014 AND we were named into their Admiral's Circle for the 16th year in a row!  Woo-hoo! We feel the love coming from… Keep Reading

Tips for Cold Water Fishing

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Last week's near freezing weather had an immediate effect on fish. The initial change is in their feeding habits, lasting several days after a front, depending on how quickly air and water temperatures warm back up. The strike zones shrink. Fish move to the bottom third of the water column seeking heat radiating off the… Keep Reading

Sarasota Boat Show at Marina Jack’s


Looking for a new boat or just want to get of the house and do something different this weekend? Well, there is a boat show in Sarasota at Marina Jack's Bayfront location and we are offering HUGE savings on New Grady-White Boat Models and Yamaha Outboard Motors. Admission is totally free, so think about dropping… Keep Reading


This year, I’m going to catch more fish. For years when the New Year would roll around I’d make some half-baked resolutions that most times were never kept, including weight-loss. Well, this year I am planning a different strategy and going for a different approach. I’m not going to say I’m going to lose weight… Keep Reading

New Year, New Boats at the Bradenton Boat Show


This weekend, come out to see us at the Bradenton Boat Show!  From Friday, January 2nd - Sunday, January 4th, the Bradenton Boat Show will be taking over the Bradenton Area Convention Center (formerly the Manatee Civic Center) - and we will be there too!  We will be presenting two brand-new 2015 boats from Grady-White… Keep Reading

Grady-White Winter Boat Sale Event Now At Cannons Marina.


The Grady-White factory is offering terrific incentives towards the purchase of any new Grady-White Boat and now is the best time ever to purchase the Grady-White Boat of your dreams. This deal is just too sweet of a sale to miss out on. So if you have been hedging, you might want to rethink things and come to… Keep Reading

Island Ocean Star Sushi Now Open on Anna Maria Island


One of our favorite sushi places has opened a new waterfront restaurant on Anna Maria Island, Island Ocean Star, featuring gorgeous views and plenty of dock space, so you can easily boat-up, hop off and enjoy a delicious dinner. Ocean Star has been the sushi hot spot in Holmes Beach and on the mainland in… Keep Reading

Your Guide for Fishing Over the Holidays


What do fishing guides do on their days off? I can't speak for everyone but most of the time, I go fishing, for my own enjoyment, and sometimes take a friend along. But last weekend for Thanksgiving, I kicked back, relaxed, watched fishing shows and some football on TV. Next question - What do fish do on… Keep Reading

The Key to Catching Flounder in Cooler Weather

Phil Whitehouse with a Flounder he caught on a CAL jig with a Shad tail.

The fall season brings cooler and shorter days. The reality of the change for me is when Daylight Savings Time ends. “Spring forward, fall back” is what I hear, but for me it just means that I come in from fishing an hour earlier because of the earlier sunset time. It also means that it’s… Keep Reading

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