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Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors Show - Welcome!

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
15th Annual!
August 11-13, 2017
PURCHASE TICKETS
General Admission Tickets ~ $15
   Good all weekend.
Special Access Pass ~ $75
   Good all weekend, plus free parking,
   and other perks!

(Kids under 12 always get in FREE!)
If you love the coast of Maine, you won't want to miss this high-summer event! Each year we gather Maine's finest artists, architects, boatbuilders, craftsmen, designers, furniture makers, jewelers, and marine gear vendors together in ONE place at ONE time!  Meet them all in person at the 15th Annual Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors Show.
ACTIVITIES
  • Live Music!
  • Fine Fresh Food!
  • Fun for Kids (of ALL ages)!

It's the pages of Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors magazine brought to life and the largest in-water boat show north of Newport, with more than 60 boats in the water and 100+ exhibitors in tents and on the grounds. There truly is something for every member of the family!

SCHEDULE

Friday: 10-5, Saturday: 10-5, Sunday: 10-4
Location: On the waterfront in Rockland, Maine (Harbor & Buoy parks) (Click here for directions)
Tickets: $15 each (good all weekend). PURCHASE TICKETS
   Multi-day passes available. Kids under 12 get in FREE!
Please note:  For the safety and comfort of all, *NO* pets are allowed on show grounds (except the pre-selected Boatyard Dog® Trials competitors and bona fide service animals), and no strollers can be allowed on the show docks. Please plan ahead. Thanks in advance for your consideration.

SPECIAL EVENTS

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
BOATYARD DOG® TRIALS

Middle Pier: 10:30 Sunday morning
Six dogs have been chosen to compete: come cheer for your favorite!
(But leave your pet(s) at home)

Click here for info

New! SMALL BOAT LOVE-IN

Buoy Park: All weekend
A groovy gathering of privately owned small craft from Corsons to Whalers

Click here for info

Concours d'EPIFANES

Dock G (off the Pearl Restaurant) & show grounds: All weekend
Beautifully restored boats will be arrayed on the docks (and strategically placed
all around the show grounds).

ICON BOATS

End of Dock B: All weekend
A different vessel will visit the show docks each day. Welcome aboard!
Friday: 74' ocean-going schooner Koukla
Saturday: Maine Maritime Academy training ship Capt. Susan J. Clark
Sunday: Friendship Sloop Fest! Persistence (from the Sail, Power & Steam Museum), Gladiator, and more



 

WE LOVE VOLUNTEERS!

The Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors Show would not be possible without the tremendous efforts of our intrepid volunteers. From setting up tents and traffic cones, to manning ticket booths and collecting trash and recycling, our volunteers make it all work.

Are you interested in volunteering? Great! We need handymen and women, hosts and hostesses, and people who love to be by the water helping out. As a thanks, we'll give you two show passes, a cool Show Crew t-shirt, and a year's subscription to Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors magazine. Just fill out our volunteer inquiry form or send an email to showinfo@maineboats.com form more information.