Bringing the festival vibe to the Southampton International Boat Show in the brand-new Shipyard

With headliners Judge Jules and The Cuban Brothers

From dance inducing live music to magically mixed DJ sets, stalls selling street food, well stocked bars and live sport on the big screen; to an oasis of calm with luxurious five-star service and VIP treatment at the Quayside Club, there’s so much to see and do in the brand-new Shipyard.

The atmosphere will be buzzing as this open-air space creates a festival vibe, with plenty of space to enjoy live music on stage from solo singers to five-piece bands, with chilled Ibiza vibes and professional DJs playing sets designed to get the shipyard show bouncing.

We have a fantastic music line-up in store at the show this year including headliners the legendary Cuban Brothers (Friday 15 September) and Judge Jules (Friday 22 September), alongside a whole host of incredible live music and DJ sets from; the deloreons, DJ Eli, Saints Brass, Hannah William, Fiddling About, Dan Mar-Molinero and many more.  Bringing you the soundtrack to the boat show, you’re sure to hear something you love.

Look out for the full music line up and set times coming soon!

For rugby fans, our giant screen will be bringing all the action from two Rugby World Cup clashes, with Wales taking on Portugal on Saturday 16 September, and England versus Chile on Saturday 23 September. So, if you love boating and rugby, you can enjoy the game in a truly unique location and you don’t have to miss out on either of your passions.

The Shipyard is also home to a whole host of food and beverage outlets offering a range of delicious street food, so what better place to gather your mates together, enjoy the choice of well-stocked bars, fabulous food, and to soak up the incredible atmosphere with live music and DJ sets and a spot of rugby too!

Also located in the Shipyard is the exclusive Quayside Club, for those who want a taste of luxurious VIP treatment.  It offers an oasis of calm and tranquillity with stunning indoor and outdoor seating providing spectacular views across the Boat Show and out into the Solent.  The five-star setting includes a premium bar, complimentary drinks*, gourmet food – it’s the ultimate location to sit and relax, meet friends, and share experiences from around the show.   (*Complimentary drinks include: all draught, house and sparkling wine, all soft drinks, tea and coffee, single house spirits and mixers.)

Upgrade your ticket to include all the benefits of the Quayside Club, and why not indulge with private VIP parking, and celebrate a great day out with an evening cruise on the stunning tall ship Thalassa – the perfect end to a perfect day.  Find out more at https://www.southamptonboatshow.com/vip/

Make sure you drop by the Shipyard for a whole new show experience.

Get your ticket

Tickets for the Boat Show can be purchased online at www.southamptonboatshow.com/visitor-information/tickets/

Upgrade your visit with the new and exclusive Quayside Club VIP package at www.southamptonboatshow.com/vip/

The show is open from 10am – 6pm daily except the final Sunday when the show will close at 5pm.