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  • Holiday Schedule
    We will be closing at 12:00 PM on Thursday December 23rd and re-opening Monday January 3rd.
    Gift Guide
      Not sure what to get the boater in your life for the holidays? Here at Petzold’s Marine Center in Portland, we have put together some gift ideas to make your holiday shopping easier.   A telescoping handle with attachments, VHF marine radio, Garmin GPS, flags & nautical jewelry for […]
    Marine Parts Specialist
    Petzold’s Marine Center has been a family run business since 1945. We value our customers and hope to help them with all their boating needs. Our Parts Specialist would work in our Ship’s Store. They would assist customers with engine parts as well as help mechanics on staff with pulling […]
    Norwalk Boat Show Logo
    Visit us at the Norwalk Boat Show September 23rd-26th. See us at the Sabre, Back Cove, Regal, EdgeWater & Sea Fox. On display: Sabre 38 Back Cove 41 Regal 36LX, 36XO, 38SAV, 38FXO & 42FXO EdgeWater 262CX & 280CC Sea Fox 249 Avenger & 226 Traveler  
    Newport boat show logo
    Visit us at the Newport Boat Show September 16th-19th. See new boats from Sabre, Back Cove, Regal & EdgeWater. On display: Sabre 38, 45 & 58 Back Cove 34O, 39O & 41 Regal: 38SAV EdgeWater: 262CX, 280CC & 340CC  
    4th of July
    In honor of America’s birthday, the Ship’s Store, Showroom & Service Department will be closed on Saturday, Sunday & Monday. Our Gas dock will be open Saturday-Monday 10-4. We hope you have a safe, happy, and enjoyable holiday!
    Support your local police
    We were delighted to be able to support the Portland Police by donating the funds to purchase and train a new police dog. We have been in business in Portland for over 75 years and the town has always been very good to us. This felt like the right time […]
    We love our customers
    The Petzold Family recently had the pleasure of presenting Pat and Joe Gulino​ with an award for being our “Most Loyal Customers.” It all began in 1949 when Dr. Angelo Gulino took his 15 year old son Joe, to a boat show at Ocean Beach Park in New London. Dr. […]
    Congratulations on 32 years of service Dale! Dale Uhlman has been a valuable part of the Petzold’s Team for over 32 years. Dale acquired many of his talents while working for several boat builders, one of which was Albin yachts in Cos Cob, CT. Dale can fix, repair or build […]
    Food drive
    Please help us with our 9th annual Fill-A-Boat Food Drive. Donations will go to the Portland CT Food Bank. Items such as Cereal, Tuna Fish, Soup, Pasta Sauce, Peanut Butter, Canned Fruit and Vegetables, Beans, Rice, Boxed Potatoes and Pasta as well as Toiletries would be greatly appreciated. Donations will […]