The Newport Exhibition Group, owners and producers of the Sept. 17-20 Newport International Boat Show in Rhode Island, announced plans for the 2015 state-of-the-industry press conference.
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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.
A lineup of 25 charter yachts worth a combined value of more than $100 million is on display at the 34th annual Newport Charter Yacht Show, which opened at 10 a.m. today.
The Newport Exhibition Group, which owns and produces the Newport (R.I.) International Boat Show, announced the 2015 At The Helm program for this year’s show.
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.
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.