The fifth Poole Harbour Boat Show will return in 2019, taking place from 7th till 9th June and featuring a marina of over 200 exhibitors and quayside stalls set to attract more than 20,000 visitors.
In association with Sunseeker, the award winning Poole Boat Show (Special Award for a New Event at the Dorset Tourism Awards and Tourism Promotion of the Year at the Sibbett Gregory Poole Tourism Awards) is a free event open to the public and exhibitors set to attend include Sunseeker, Fairline, Windy, Spinnaker Yachts, Quicksilver, Beneteau, Stingher Ribs, Bayliner, Sealine and Bavaria, to name just a few!
On the quayside there will be number of stalls from marine related businesses including insurance companies, marinas, chandlers, training schools and maintenance groups.
Other attractions include a significant presence of RNLI, Royal Navy and Border Force vessels. The RNLI, Border Force and Poole Harbour Commissioners will be putting on fascinating demonstrations which show what their work involves on a day-to-day basis.
This year the race organisers of the 2019 Fortitudo Property Poole Bay 100 Offshore Powerboat race will make Poole Harbour its base over the weekend of the Boat Show and use pontoons at the event as their wet pits. The Poole race marks the opening round of the 2019 UKOPRA World Offshore Championship. Power Boats will arrive from Friday 7th and racing will take place on Saturday 8th June in Poole Bay. Visitors to the Boat Show will be able to admire the line-up of racing boats in between races.
Plus the Lightning Bolts Army Parachute Display Team will be displaying on Saturday 8th June at 4.00pm.
In addition to everything nautical the event will also feature a range of family entertainment. Plus there will be ‘Sunseeker Sessions’ live music stage and two fireworks display!
Show opens: 10.00 – 18.00
Pontoons open: 1000 – 1730
Full line up to be confirmed. Please check back shortly.
Friday 7th June
21.45 – Fireworks
Saturday 8th June
16.00 – Lightning Bolts Army Parachute Display Team