Celebrating 50 years of TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show

This year TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show celebrates its golden anniversary. Over the last 50 years it has been the launchpad for boating legends, seen the evolution of ground-breaking technology and tracked the rise of global marine brands…and shows no sign of stopping!

Taking place from 14-23 September 2018, this year’s Show will boast an expected 100+ debuts and more than 500 exhibitors, of which 81 will be new to the Show for 2018, and will showcase pioneering environmental research.

The Show will also mark the 50th anniversary of the first single-handed non-stop circumnavigation of the globe with Sir Robin Knox-Johnston’s Suhaili on display. Plus, sporting stars and celebrity supporters of the event over the last 50 years will be welcomed and there will be a touch of the late 1960s in the new Guinness Bar and refreshments area. What’s more, any golden couples from Southampton celebrating their 50th anniversary during the Boat Show (14-23 September) will gain free entry to the event.

Visitors will be able to see the best of the past alongside the latest and most innovate craft and technology on the market.

Make sure you don’t miss any of the action and grab a room in one of our Southampton Hotels. You’ll be in easy reach of one of the most popular annual events in the Southampton calendar, and with the 50th anniversary this year’s Southampton Boat Show promises to be a great one!