Wednesday, January 24, 2007
Beaumont Boat Show
Photos by Mark M. Hancock / © The Beaumont Enterprise
Skeeter Boats representative David Brown, left, talks with Gerald Wilburn of Orange, right, during the 2007 Beaumont Boat Show at Parkdale Mall in Beaumont on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2007.
Boats are on display in Parkdale Mall as part of the boat show sponsored by The Beaumont Enterprise. The show continues through Jan. 15 and on-the-spot financing is available.
(Left) Matt Parr with Dawson Marine, left, talks to a potential customer during the boat show.
(Below) Boats are on display in Parkdale Mall as part of the boat show.
(Right) Chanda Gilliam of Beaumont, right, helps her son Gage Gilliam, 3, fish in a Kidfish pool during Beaumont Boat Show at Parkdale Mall.
(Below) Children fish in a Kidfish pool during the 2007 Beaumont Boat Show.
J.P. Brazeal with Kidfish, left, lets Brandon Wheeler, 5, of Fannett feel the whiskers of the catfish he caught.
I already planned to get a kayak this summer. It's not as cool as some of these boats, but closer to my budget ... and the gators.