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Dates Set For 53rd Annual Newport International Boat Show

Premier Northeast Boat Show Takes Place September 12-15, 2024

Newport, RI – The Newport International Boat Show presented by BankNewport announced that the 53rd annual Newport International Boat Show will take place September 12 through 15, 2024, at the Newport Yachting Center in downtown Newport, Rhode Island.

“With the strength of the boating industry right now, we are very excited to begin the boat show season with the Newport International Boat Show this year,” said Lisa Knowles, Show Director of the Newport International Boat Show. “All indications are that this will be a spectacular Show at full capacity, attracting boating enthusiasts from the Northeast corridor and around the world. With many exhibitors and sponsors already committed, we are confident that we will showcase an unparalleled experience for all showgoers.”

“With our recent announcement of the Newport partnership, we look forward to being a part of this New England must-see event and are optimistic that South Florida Ventures’ culture of innovation and technology will enhance the overall customer experience,” said Andrew Doole, President of US Boat Shows, South Florida Ventures.

One of the largest in-water events in the country and the premier show in New England, The Newport International Boat Show encompasses over 13 acres of Newport’s famed waterfront. It hosts hundreds of exhibitors, dealers and manufacturers, with new powerboats and sailboats ranging from 15- to 90-feet, plus an extensive selection of marine equipment, services and accessories for boaters. A number of high-profile sponsors are already committed to adding to the experience with special events throughout the days of the Show.

In addition to the boats, products and services, there will be a variety of programs to educate and entertain visitors ranging from in-water instruction for both power and sail, educational seminars, the Newport for New Products awards, sponsored giveaways and more.

For more information, visit: www.newportboatshow.com.

Show Dates & Hours:

Thursday, Friday & Saturday, September 12th, 13th, and 14th: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Sunday, September 15th: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Tickets will go on sale June 1st.

About Newport International Boat Show

Based in Newport, Rhode Island, Newport International Boat Show has produced the highest quality consumer/trade show for more than 53 years. In 2022 the Show brought in $26.1 million in economic infusion for the local economy and continues to be a quintessential Newport experience as well as a true leader and partner for the State, community and marine industry driving economic goals for all. It encompasses over 15 acres of Newport’s waterfront and hosts hundreds of exhibitors, dealers and manufacturers, with new powerboats and sailboats ranging from 15- to 90-feet, plus an extensive selection of marine equipment, services and accessories for boaters. Visit newportboatshow.com for more information.

About Informa Markets’ South Florida Ventures

Informa Markets’ South Florida Ventures creates platforms for the art, beauty, boating and healthcare communities to trade, innovate, and grow. Based out of its namesake, South Florida Ventures provides a global audience with opportunities to engage, experience, and do business through face-to-face exhibitions and marketing solutions. As the nation’s leading connector of a diverse range of communities, South Florida Ventures brings a unique range of specialist markets to life, unlocking opportunities and helping them to thrive 365 days of the year.

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