Pattigeorge’s Thai Green Mussels


Tommy Klauber, our neighbor here in Longboat Key (also the fabulous chef of Pattigeorge's), shared with us this delicious seafood dish - Thai Green Mussels. Oooh, yum...aren't you glad you clicked on this blog?   When you feel like adding a nice KICK to your dinner table, try this flavorful recipe and your tastebuds will… Keep Reading


The sun is out and the temperatures are not too cold and not too hot, which means it's prime time here and Florida, or as locals call it, it's "season." So,  it's time to get out on the water and enjoy the "Floridays" (thanks to Jimmy Buffett for coining that term).  We wanted to share… Keep Reading

It’s ‘Sprinter’ — Time to Go Fishing!


Seasons come and seasons go, and we’re currently somewhere in between Spring and Winter -- so we must be in “Sprinter,” right? We’re getting closer to daylight savings time, a Spring thing, and for the majority of ‘weekend warrior’ anglers, what that means is the possibility of wetting a line for a few hours after… Keep Reading


We are very excited to introduce and welcome Martin Sharkey - a new member of Cannons' sales team!  Many locals may already know "Sharkey" because he was formerly a member of the Longboat Key police department.  We're lucky that Sharkey was able to retire early from the police force and begin a second career with… Keep Reading

Must-See Exhibit: Clyde Butcher, Landscape Photographer

Clyde Butcher's "Governor Chiles Cabin&quot

When we see something AWESOME - we have to tell you about it. And that's how we felt after seeing the new Clyde Butcher exhibit at The Studio at Gulf and Pine.  Clyde Butcher is an inspiring landscape photographer, well known for his Ansel Adams-style black-and-white landscape photographs, of our own state. From the Keys… Keep Reading


Sometimes you gotta brag a little...and we were so excited about this award, we just have to tell you about it! For the 15th year in a row, Cannons Marina earns the most esteemed award that is available to Grady-White Boat dealers - the Admiral’s Circle Award. The Admiral’s Circle award is considered one of… Keep Reading

2014 Winter Bayfront Boat Show – Details Here


It's already time for one of our favorite boat shows that's practically in our backyard - the Winter Bayfront Boat Show!   The show takes place from Friday, January 31st - Sunday, February 2nd at Marina Jacks in downtown Sarasota.  So here are a few reasons why we love this boat show so much... The… Keep Reading

Yamaha Motor Sales Event at Cannons Marina


Now, at Cannons Marina is the Yamaha outboard motor sales event. What does this mean to you? 5 Years Of Warranty Or $ 2000K Credit. Here is the deal - Buy a new eligible 4 stroke Yamaha outboard motor and you can receive 3 years of Yamaha limited warranty coverage along with the additional protection of… Keep Reading

New Year, New Tuna Recipe!


Happy New Year!  In honor of lightening up for the new year, we have a delicious recipe for you that doesn't even require cooking.  This simple, no-cook Tuna recipe will give you the extra time you need to get out there and exercise...the paddle board is waiting for you, right? Enjoying our fresh Florida seafood… Keep Reading

Grady Fest 2014!


Attention Grady lovers! The Grady Fest dates are in and the itinerary is awesome!  Join us and other Grady owners and Grady fans for Grady Fest IV in Ft. Myers, March 21 -23.  For those of you who haven't been before, this festival for people who enjoy all things Grady.  Grady-White boat owners from around… Keep Reading