Most booked hotels
Your free enquiry
Southampton Boat Show

Southampton Boat Show

Southampton ,UK
Sports, Horses, Hunting, Fishing, Yachting
Organizer :
British Marine Federation
Event website
Event website :
Southampton Boat Show
1 year

The incredible mix of power and sail that is the Southampton International Boat Show will be returning triumphantly on September 10th to September 19th, 2021. Boat industry players will get to buy, sell, and mingle together at the Mayflower Park in Southampton, the UK, amidst robust COVID-19 health and safety measures.


SOUTHAMPTON BOAT SHOW is where the most shining stars of the British high life and the upper echelons of high society come to look at the exciting new models of yachts and superyachts in an elegant atmosphere at the Mayflower Park. SOUTHAMPTON BOAT SHOW combines business with a good amount of pleasure for its visitors and presents a great opportunity to sell to the richest people in the world, as well as get good visibility considering how many people frequent the boat show. 


  • Establish valuable partnerships
  • Meet your customers face-to-face
  • Find new contractors for future projects
  • Observe the latest technologies and trends 


The international boat show takes place annually over the course of ten days in September and is put together by the British Marine Federation. The event is open to the general public at all days from 10:00 h until 19:00 h, but if you’re an exhibitor, you might want to double check.

Audience and Statistics

One of the key facts to remember about SOUTHAMPTON BOAT SHOW is that it is a massive in size. On average, the boats on display at the marina number 1000 and that’s just the baseline. In fact, visitors can see the entire spectrum of ships and yachts on display like motor boats, pleasure boats, yachts, sailboats and superyachts. In addition to this main focus group, there’s an incredible array of related products, so the potential of cross sales is high. Categories include clothing and chandlery, navigation equipment, radar equipment, water sports equipment, radio equipment, sails, sonar equipment and even services for marine finances.

Affordable Hotel Offers Near Southampton, United Kingdom

Once you’ve decided to make the trip to Southampton, Trade Fair Trips ltd comes in to make your business trip a smooth sailing. Come to us for hotels near Mayflower Park and receive the top hotel prices for SOUTHAMPTON BOAT SHOW in your price category. Not only that, but Trade Fair Trips ltd provides bonus services like booking you meeting facilities and assisting in exhibition booth installation.

Past Editions 

2021 Editions

The Southampton Boat Show 2021 was held from September 10, 2021 to September 19, 2021. It took place at Mayflower Park as a face-to-face event with strict COVID-19 safety measures. Precautionary measures included safety protocols, such as attendants providing negative lateral flow test results. All participants considered the rendition to be one of the most successful to date. The 2021 edition presented over 500 boats, including over 30 new debuts and over 350 brands. Despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, more than 88,000 visitors attended. Such high numbers showed how important the event is to the public and the industry. The Southampton Boat Show 2021 feature many new format changes. Among them was a new design, a larger footprint and five dedicated zones. One of the most attended areas was the Dinghy Zone, which welcomed the British Olympic sailing team as a guest. More than 13,760 visitors expressed their desire to take on water-related activities. The next version of the Southampton Boat Show will take place between 16.09.2022 and 25.09.2022.

Full list of
hotels for
Southampton Boat Show

How to get to Southampton Boat Show

Similar trade shows