This year’s boat show has been renamed the EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA BOAT SHOW & will be held the first two weekends in October. It’s time to sell this year’s inventory or market your product or service before the warm weather says good bye to eastern North Carolina. READ MORE
Sponsored in Joint by:
In-Water Eastern NC Boat Show, (Sept 30-Oct 2): Our in-water boat show will begin with a Kick Off Party on September 30th. This two day show will begin on October 1st and feature 23-30 new and up-scale brokered boats. New boats showcased at this year’s event will feature “nothing but the best”…locally-made eastern NC manufactured boats. Not to mention, we’ve planned a number of PHENOMENAL events! The show will be marketed in 15+ counties throughout the state of North Carolina, along with NC “registered” boat owners and “NC documented” boat owners. Events for this year’s show will be:
September 30th – Bern Beer Brats & Boats Kick Off Party with Reggae music!
October 1st – Nautical Wine Tasting Event & Art Exhibit with live “boca beat” Calypso music. A portion of the art sales will be donated to support Swiss Bear Downtown Development. Artwork provided by Fine Art at Baxter’s Art Gallery.
Barbour & Classic Boat Exhibit
AND, last but not least, this year’s joint sponsor, Hatteras, will be bringing the “Hatteraskal”, which is a 70 foot sport fishing yacht that will certainly peak the interest of avid boating and sport fishing enthusiasts
Land Exhibitors Eastern NC Boat Show @ MUMFEST, (Oct 8 & 9): And for land-exhibitors, the show must go on! Featuring 80+ trailerable boat and marine trades exhibitors at Union Point Park on October 8th & 9th. This show will attract over 60,000 attendees and is returning to its original home at Union Point Park in downtown New Bern! Of course, you will be joining the ranks of 100’s of additional Mumfest exhibitors who know that Mumfest is the place to be if you are serious about selling your product or service. Events at this year’s show will be:
Mumfest events and foot traffic!
Stage Feature: FREE Vessel Safety Inspection Registration, provided by the US Coast Guard Auxiliary!
Stage Feature: FREE Child Water Safety Sessions, provided by the the US Coast Guard Auxiliary!
Please see the attached layouts and exhibitor applications. We have limited the number of in-water spaces available and I’m sure we will have a waiting list for our land exhibitors now that show is returning to Union Point Park, so PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATIONS TODAY! Exhibitors will receive their exhibit space on a FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE BASIS. Deadline is September 16th!
Events Sponsors and Committee Planners are: New Bern Grand Marina Yacht Club, Hatteras, Swiss Bear Downtown Development Corporation, DoubleTree by Hilton, Blue Water Yacht Sales, Neptune Yacht Sale, and United Yacht Sales of the Carolinas!
TAKE A PEEK AT THE EVENTS WE HAVE PLANNED FOR THE FIRST WEEKEND’S IN-WATER BOAT SHOW (WEBSITE WILL BE 100% LIVE SHORTLY) ORDER TICKETS ONLINE AT: http://newberngrandmarinayachtclub.com/index.php/events