PassageMaker Magazine (PMM) is the market leader covering the boats, people, gear, and destinations for the trawler and cruising-under-power lifestyle. Over the years it has evolved to connect the marine industry to consumers through print, digital, online, and in-person brands (Trawler Fest, Trawler Fest University, and Trawler Port).



PassageMaker Magazine is the portal into the cruising-under-power lifestyle. Here you will find articles and resources on trawlers, ocean motorboats, cruising destinations, and technical information, as well as what it means to live the cruising lifestyle. Hosting a nationwide events series called Trawler Fest, which brings the magazine to you, in person. Trawler Fest and Trawler Fest University teach you everything you need to know about this niche, and host a variety of land and water exhibitors to guide you in your search for the perfect trawler. provides layers of content to readers and visitors as well as exclusive features for the site’s almost 18,000 members. Videos, photos, and other marine resources can be found on the website as well as information on the magazine’s Digital Version, iPhone and iPad apps, and other digital initiatives, all in an effort to make the magazine more dynamic and interactive.


PassageMaker Magazine Editorial and Business Offices
105 Eastern Avenue, Suite 203
Annapolis, MD 21403
Fax 410.990.9094

Marine Group Editorial Director
George Sass

Vice President, Marketing & Events, Marine Group
Jennifer Jones

Associate Publisher
Geoffrey Leech


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Events Info

TrawlerPort, Seattle
Jan 25 – Feb 3, 2013

Trawler Fest, Ft Lauderdale
Jan 31- Feb 2, 2013

TrawlerPort, Miami
Feb 14 – Feb 18, 2013

TrawlerPort, Palm Beach
Mar 21 – Mar 24, 2013

Trawler Fest, Anacortes
May 16 – May 19, 2013

Trawler Fest, Baltimore
Sept 26 – Sept 29, 2013

TrawlerPort, Ft Lauderdale International Boat Show
Oct 31 – Nov 4, 2013

TrawlerPort, St Petersurg
Coming soon