Why Exhibit

With over 50 editions, Southampton International Boat Show is Britain’s leading outdoor boat show with the largest purpose-built marina in Europe. 2019 saw over 103,000 visitors from the UK and around the world visit the show, providing you with the perfect platform to showcase your latest products and services, grow your brand, meet new and existing customers face-to-face and to drive sales.

Rated as one of the top 10 boat shows in the world, the event hosts many product & boat launches, and showcases prestigious marinas to world renowned brands alike.

What can the show deliver? 

Brand and product exposure to over 103,000 visitors (in 2019) from the UK and around the world:

  • 75% Male, 25% Female
  • Average age of 57 years
  • Average spend at Show over £1,200 per head
  • 84% AB visitor demographic
  • Meeting existing and new customers face-to-face
  •  An incredible platform to entertain
  • Forging new partnerships
  • New sales leads from a highly engaged and actively spending audience:
  • 72% of visitors intend to buy a boat
  • 47% of visitors found companies that they would not have found otherwise
  • Average household income circa £98,000

The show’s marketing campaign covers all marketing, digital and PR channels and targets core boating and watersports enthusiasts, people who enjoy the marine/outdoor lifestyle, families, clubs, marine professionals, locals and more.

Our marketing team is here to support you: The marketing package includes banners and eDM templates to make it easy for you to invite your customers to the show. Let us know what you’re bringing to the show, we have a range of opportunities for exhibitors to promote your latest innovations to our visitors ahead of the event.

There’s no substitute for being there so join us in September 2021 at Southampton International Boat Show!

How can I exhibit?

Fill in our enquiry form and one of the sales team will be in touch, you can also contact us on sales@britishmarine.co.uk

  • Read our Exhibitor Rules & Regulations here
  • Read our Exhibitor Terms and Conditions here

Space Enquiry Form

  • Please enter your ideal requirements in the form below.

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  • Space Required (Min 3x3 Sq Metres)

  • Small Boat Slots (2.5m x 5m)

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  • Marina Berth 1

  • Marina Berth 2

  • Marina Berth 3

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