Pier 33 Boaters, check in here for the latest updates on marina notices, hours of operation, dockage, services and storage programs.

Chaparral 347 SSX
January 6, 2023 at 12:10 pm
The Chicago Boat Show Returns! It’s time to get back together … at the Discover Boating Chicago Boat Show! This January event has always been the happy harbinger of a new boating season. After a two-year hiatus, the show returns to McCormick Place, Wednesday thru Sunday January 11 thru 15. […]
Sunset Special
July 22, 2022 at 10:22 am
UPDATE: FRIDAY & SATURDAY AUGUST 12 & 13 To Our LOC Boaters, We were fortunate to have a very warm, very calm weekend last weekend that enabled many of you to enjoy some late-evening boating. This weekend’s forecast isn’t quite as kind. Friday has expected evening temps in the upper […]
Launch on Command at Pier 33
June 5, 2022 at 3:31 pm
Launch On Command Boaters, here is a convenient service for you. Please read on for information regarding Pier 33’s Weekly Fuel-Up Service. Beginning Sunday June 5 and continuing through Sunday September 4, you will be receiving an e-mail at approximately 7pm EDT. That e-mail note will remind you to respond […]
Michigan's Finest Full-Service Marina and Dealership
May 28, 2022 at 12:20 pm
Pier 33’s Summer Hours begin Saturday May 28, including expanded service for our Fuel Dock, Launch on Command, Parts Department and more. SUMMER HOURS NOW IN EFFECT MAY 28 thru SEPTEMBER 5 SERVICE & PARTS OFFICE Monday thru Thursday, 8am to 6pm Friday & Saturday, 8am to 8pm Sunday, 10am […]
Blossomtime Grand Floral Parade
May 12, 2022 at 7:00 am
BLOSSOMTIME PARADE THIS SATURDAY MAY 14 – LIMITED ACCESS TO PIER 33 For the first time since 2019, St. Joseph will host the Blossomtime Festival Grand Floral Parade, this Saturday, May 14 – which means that it is one of the most unusual days of the year here at Pier […]
Launch on Command at Pier 33 Marina
May 3, 2022 at 5:51 pm
There will be a one-day delay in start of Launch on Command due to the Blossomtime Grand Floral Parade restricting marina access on Saturday May 14. Official LOC Opening Day will be Sunday May 15. Let’s get the season started. Here is our Launch On Command and Hook ‘n Go […]
Fall Hours at Pier 33
September 22, 2021 at 1:23 pm
As we enter into our haul-out season, we want to update you regarding our Hours of Operation. Please read on for information regarding all departments. UPDATED HOURS, 9/22/21 thru 10/23/21 NOTE: Pier 33 Storage Yard and Storage Building are accessible only during all Sales or Service Hours, throughout the year. […]
Sunset Special
August 26, 2021 at 1:09 pm
SUNSET SPECIAL – LABOR DAY WEEKEND – FRIDAY and SATURDAY Pier 33 Launch on Command Boaters … This is Just For You! Earlier this summer, a Launch on Command boater came to us with a good suggestion … a special evening with extended hours so LOC boaters could see a […]
Schedule Annual Boat Maintenance Now
July 30, 2021 at 12:53 pm
  For our existing and incoming boaters, please use the links found here to download our detailed pricing forms for a number of services. WINTER STORAGE-DOCKAGE-LAUNCH ON COMMAND-HOOK ‘N GO, CLICK HERE. See details on our variety of Dock sizes and prices, Launch on Command valet service, Hook “n Go […]
Michigan's Finest Full-Service Marina and Dealership
July 13, 2021 at 3:44 pm
Join your Pier 33 boating neighbors for a weekend cruise up the lake to South Haven. Pier 33 has reserved a group of docks at South Haven’s Municipal Marina, in a variety of sizes, to accommodate our boaters starting Friday July 23rd thru Sunday July 25th. You can stay one […]
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June 27, 2021 at 12:15 pm
Our Friday to Saturday deluge of rain has brought rushing and rising waters to Morrison Channel and the St. Joseph River. Boaters in our area, specifically, and along the shore of Lake Michigan should take some measures now for protecting boats at the docks, as well as caution when navigating. […]
Fireworks On the Water
June 25, 2021 at 10:44 am
Sunday July 4 is going to be one of the biggest boating days of the season. Pier 33 will have extended hours to help you enjoy this special holiday! SUNDAY JULY 4 EXTENDED HOURS: 10a to 8p FUEL DOCK LAUNCH ON COMMAND HOOK ‘N GO SERVICE OFFICE Regular hours remain […]
Michigan's Finest Full-Service Marina and Dealership
June 3, 2021 at 10:09 am
The warm weather is headed our way and we would like to update you on fuel dock hours at Pier 33. Extended Fuel Dock hours began Saturday May 29 and continue through Labor Day weekend: FUEL DOCK Monday thru Thursday, 8:15am to 6pm Friday & Saturday, 8:15am to 8pm Sunday, […]
Boating with Pier 33
May 25, 2021 at 10:32 am
We’re ready for a summer full of boating fun. Extended hours begin this Saturday, May 29. SUMMER HOURS BEGIN SATURDAY MAY 29 SERVICE & PARTS OFFICE Monday thru Thursday, 8am to 6pm Friday & Saturday, 8am to 8pm Sunday, 10am to 6pm FUEL DOCK Monday thru Thursday, 8:15am to 6pm […]
Watch For Pedestrians
May 25, 2021 at 9:28 am
We are adding signage in various areas of our South and East marinas to remind our boaters and their guests of the critical need for vehicle safety. Please observe Speed Limit, Caution and Stop signs. Slow down. Watch for pedestrians – of all sizes and ages. Be extra cautious around […]
Michigan's Finest Full-Service Marina and Dealership
May 23, 2021 at 1:50 pm
As we prepare for the Memorial Day holiday weekend, please check these important Marina Reminders and review our 2021 Parking Guide. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE FULL MEMO AS A PDF CONTENTS OF THE MEMO INCLUDE: PIER 33 PARKING POLICY & TRAFFIC PATTERNS, PARKING PASSES PIER 33 SWIMMING POOL PET […]
Launch on Command at Pier 33 Marina
May 12, 2021 at 7:39 am
Let’s get the season started. Here is our Launch On Command and Hook ‘n Go Schedule 2021. Saturday May 15 thru Friday May 28 Six available launch slots per hour, at 10-minute intervals. Monday thru Friday, 9a – 5p Saturday and Sunday, 10a – 5p Saturday May 29 thru Monday […]
Engine Cutoff Switch
March 15, 2021 at 10:45 am
Boaters, please be aware of the new Federal law, effective April 1, requiring operators of certain boats to properly use the engine cutoff switch (safety lanyard) or wireless engine cutoff device whenever traveling on plane. This law applies to boats 26 feet and below operating on Federal waters, which include […]
We'll Miss You
March 4, 2021 at 4:24 pm
We’re just about on the brink of spring launch and, usually, that would mean the Pier 33 Spring Open House is also right around the corner. That event has always been exciting for our staff, as our boaters return for their pre-season visits, renew friendships with their boating neighbors and […]
Two Neptune Marina Forklifts
January 11, 2021 at 2:00 pm
Every team needs a strong bench and we’ve recently added to our depth, with our second Neptune Marina Forklift. Just over five  years ago, we welcomed our first Neptune, allowing Pier 33 to expand our Launch on Command service and increase the boat sizes serviced. That Neptune has also given […]