The inaugural Taiwan International Boat Show secured more than $33 million in contracts.
National and regional boat shows of all sizes are held throughout the country and at all times of the year. Many combine displays of boats with displays of accessories, seminars and family entertainment.
The Boating Industry Association of Victoria Melbourne Boat Show, which organizers said will feature 140 exhibitors, will be held June 12-16 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre in Australia.
The National Houseboat On Water Expo will be held June 6-8 at the State Dock Marina on Lake Cumberland in Kentucky for the sixth year in a row.
The Rhode Island Boat Show takes place Saturday and Sunday in four locations — Bristol, Jamestown, Warwick and Wakefield. The two-day event is Rhode Island’s largest spring in-water show. It features sailboats and powerboats, as well as on-the-water clinics for novices and experts on powerboating and sailing. Show hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.…more
Mark Allen, the manager of this weekend’s Strictly Boaters Boat Show in Cape May, N.J., says the show is about bringing together three groups of people: people who are selling a boat, people who are buying a boat and people who are looking to upgrade.
The weather was not inclined to cooperate, but most everything else about the fifth annual edition of a small weekend boat show on the banks of the lower Connecticut River suited its exhibitors just fine.
Rhode Island marine companies are hosting a free boating event designed to jump-start the arrival of summer — the Rhode Island Boat Show — which will take place May 3-4 in four coastal venues and feature boats, experts and activities.
The city of New London, Conn., will host an in-water boat show in June.
The Bay Bridge Boat Show said preliminary reports indicate that the three-day show, which ended Sunday, attracted 24.9 percent more paid customers this year than it did in 2013.
The Lake Erie Marine Trades Association said the Progressive Insurance Catawba Island Boat Show will return May 2-4.