The Newport Exhibition Group said the 44th annual Newport (R.I.) International Boat Show will be held Sept. 11-14 on the Newport waterfront along America’s Cup Avenue.
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 Newport Exhibition Group, owner and producer of the Newport (R.I.) International Boat Show, said today that the 2013 show had an 8 percent increase in paid attendance from the previous year. The 43rd edition of the show, held Sept. 12-15, had many exhibitors reporting strong sales. “The Newport International Boat Show has always been…more
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. Presented by Edson International president Will Keene and given to companies whose display and employees exemplify pride and professionalism, the awards were presented to four category winners,…more
A highlight of the Newport (R.I.) International Boat Show, which wrapped up Sunday, was the announcement of the top new products of the year. Judged by a panel of industry experts on the opening day of the show, the eighth annual Newport For New Products Awards were announced at a ceremony Friday. Winners were selected…more
Despite a persistent blanket of clouds, rain held off and the Newport International Boat Show got off to a strong start Thursday with a solid turnout for the VIP day. The Rhode Island show opened to a quality field of attendees and, with a blue-sky forecast for the weekend, optimism was high among exhibitors and…more
National Marine Manufacturers Association president Thom Dammrich is scheduled to speak on Sept. 12 at the opening-day press conference of the Newport (R.I.) International Boat Show. The annual state-of-the industry press event will be held from 1:30 to 2:45 p.m. in the Sunset Terrace on the show grounds and will be open to show attendees.…more
The Rhode Island Marine Trades Association is hosting its industry partnership breakfast on Sept. 14 at the Newport Yacht Club on Long Wharf from 8 to 9:30 a.m. during the Newport International Boat Show. RIMTA’s board is holding the breakfast, and it plans to present Anchor Awards to U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., and Hunt…more
The Newport Exhibition Group, owner and producer of the Newport (R.I.) International Boat Show, announced the nominees for the 2013 Newport for New Products Awards. Now in their eighth season, the awards were created to help publicize what’s new and interesting for boaters. The program is open to domestic and foreign products that were launched…more
The Newport Exhibition Group announced details of its 2013 Welcome to the Water program at this year’s Newport (R.I.) International Boat Show. Developed by Discover Boating, the program provides sailors and powerboaters of all experience levels with an opportunity to take to the water in a vessel similar to their current boat or one they…more
The Newport Exhibition Group announced that Sailing Heals is its official charitable partner for the 43rd annual Newport International Boat Show, which runs Sept. 12-15. Sailing Heals is a non-profit dedicated to providing cancer patients and their caregivers with a day of sailing and boating respite. As the show’s charitable partner, Sailing Heals will receive…more