Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors Show Schedule - Events

Boatyard Dog TrialsThe Annual Boatyard Dog® Trials
are always a hoot!

2016 Events Schedule

Show Dates & Times:
Friday: August 12, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday: August 13, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday: August 14, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Regular 1-day show admission ($12 adults, under 12 free admission).

Boston Whaler Rendezvous
Boston Whaler enthusiasts from around the region will gather with their iconic boats to share stories and celebrate this popular brand. Party and awards: Saturday evening, August 13.

For Kids
The show isn't just for adults...bring the kids to the "Fun for Kids" area (Tent M), where it's all about creating, exploring, and learning, while learning about sea creatures and their environment, making nautical crafts, completing a scavenger hunt, and playing with boats in the model pond.

The Art of the Refit
This docks will have fine examples of boats that have been revitalized by talented boatyards and boat builders from the Gulf of Maine region.

Live Music
The MBH&H Show presents a fine and varied selection of live music on the Bandstand, which is conveniently located in Tent C near the food. It's a great place to take a short break, or to meet up with your party. You'll find shelter, chairs to sit in, and best of all, some wonderful performers strutting their stuff just for you. Check our our weekend music lineup here.

Demo Docks: Power and Sail
Back by popular demand, the Demo Docks are where some fine power and sailing craft will be standing by, at the ready for sea trials. Potential boat owners can make an appointment to climb aboard and experience the ride (and Rockland Harbor) first-hand. Located on Dock f.

14th Annual World Championship Boatyard Dog® Trials - Sunday, August 14, 10:30 a.m. The excitement is building! The six brave (crazy?) competitors have been chosen for the seriously silly World Championship Boatyard Dog Trials, and they are busy honing their wild and wacky acts to wow the crowd. The 14th annual running of this pawsome event will begin at 10:30 a.m. on the waterfront; gates will open at 9:45. Come cheer on your favorite pooch, but please leave your pets at home, they will not be allowed on show grounds.