Sail Newport is auctioning jump-seat and crew spots during the Pro-Am and In-Port races with a Volvo Ocean Race team in Newport, R.I., to benefit the group’s public access sailing programs.
Newport International Boat Show (R.I.)
The Newport International Boat Show is held annually in September on the waterfront along America’s Cup Avenue in Newport, R.I., and is one of the largest in-water boat shows in the country. Hundreds of exhibitors display boats, accessories, equipment and electronics.
The pessimism of 2009 and ’10 that gave way to cautious hopefulness for the next three years evidently has yielded to honest optimism if the talk on the docks of the Newport International Boat Show can be believed.
The Newport Yachting Center, regionally famous for concerts and events such as the Newport International Boat Show and Charter Yacht Show, is being sold to the Peregrine Group LLC and waterfront events could be greatly reduced.
Sail Newport, the Rhode Island non-profit organization founded in 1983 to promote the sailing lifestyle to the public, debuted a video at the Sail Newport gala honoring co-founder Dr. Robin Wallace on Sept. 20 at Fort Adams State Park.
Newport Exhibition Group, the owner and producer of the Newport International Boat Show, announced Monday that this year’s show was a “rousing success.”
The Newport Exhibition Group, owners and producers of the Newport (R.I.) International Boat Show, announced the winners of this year’s Edson Awards for Excellence in Portraying Company Image.
NEWPORT, R.I. — The 44th annual Newport International Boat Show, the opening of the fall show season and an early bellwether of the state of the industry, opened Thursday with a strong crowd and a consensus of optimism.
NEWPORT, R.I. — The Newport International Boat Show resumed Friday morning with a panel discussion on the state of the industry before an audience of about 50 industry players.
NEWPORT, R.I. — The Newport Exhibition Group, owners and producers of the Newport International Boat Show, today announced the results of this year’s Newport For New Products Awards.
Among the new boats debuting at today’s opening of the Newport (R.I.) International Boat Show are a 30-foot one-design racing sail yacht from C&C Yachts and a 42-foot power yacht from Prestige.