Your time out… On the water. Classic & Day Boat Zone

There are times, when you just want a change of scenery and a place to make memories with your family and friends – or time for yourself without technology getting in the way. Visit our Classic & Day Boat Zone to find everything you need from day boats, wooden and classic boats, equipment, materials and training to make the most of your time on the water.

Professional or to hire – find equipment that’s right for you

This zone celebrates the boats and craftsmanship that stand the test of time. Renowned brands showcase their latest products and you might grab a special SIBS bargain. Classic boat enthusiasts and seasoned boaters will be able to find all the equipment they need to keep their treasures gliding across the water. For boating novices, we’ve got training courses and ready to go equipment, our exhibitors will happily explain its use and safety features.

Activities & Programme

This zone features hands-on product demonstrations, an education special, talks on traditional and modern boat building techniques, and captivating accounts on how boating supports mental and physical wellbeing. It’s a space for boaters to discuss the world’s most beautiful boats and share their appreciation for exquisite craftsmanship.

Our commitment to the environment

At Southampton International Boat Show, we believe in protecting nature for future generations. That is why we’ve made a dedicated sustainability commitment in each zone. More information to follow shortly.

Tickets, Accessibility & Safety
Tickets will be available shortly. If you’d like us to inform you when the tickets go on-sale, click below to register your interest. You can also find details about accessibility and our Covid-19 health & safety measures on our website.

Coming soon!

  • More brands joining us every week
  • Activities & Programme

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