Event of the Week: 2018 Newport International Boat Show
September 11, 2018
The 48thAnnual Newport International Boat Show starts this Thursday and runs through Sunday at the Newport Yachting Center on Newport’s famed waterfront.
One of the largest in-water boat shows in the country, the Newport International Boat Show encompasses over 13 acres and will host hundreds of exhibitors from around the world with new powerboats and sailboats ranging from 15 to 90 feet, plus an extensive selection of marine equipment, services and accessories for boaters.
Be sure to visit the New England Boating and New England Fishing booth (B37) and get a copy of the latest magazine!
In addition to the boats, products and services, there will be a wealth of events to educate and entertain visitors, like the ever-popular Confident Captain’s At The Helm instruction program. Also, the highly anticipated Newport For New Products (NFNP) program provides attendees with the exciting opportunity to view boats and products making their first ever debut in the U.S. Each NFNP entry is judged by a panel of experts and awards are given forbest new powerboat; sailboat; navigation product; and boating operation, maintenance or safety product, at a ceremony on Friday, September 14.
Show Dates & Hours
Thursday, Friday & Saturday, September 13th, 14th, and 15th: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday, September 16th: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.