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Press & Media Info We welcome the press to join us at the Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors Show,
August 11-13, 2017, on Rockland’s waterfront. Celebrating its 15th year, this event highlights the best of the coast of Maine—beautiful boats and everything that’s needed to care for them, plus fine art, furniture, food, crafts, home design and music and much, much more. If you would like to join us at the show please contact Gretchen Ogden so we can have a press pass available for you. We are glad to offer you one additional complimentary guest pass. Both passes will be available for pick up at the Show Office. Gretchen can be reached by phone : 207-594-8622 or via email If you need more information please don’t hesitate to contact us.


Brief Description:

15th Annual Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors Show
Harbor & Buoy Parks, Rockland, Maine
August 11-13, 2017
The fifteenth annual Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors boat and home show features boats in the water, boats on land, marine gear vendors, fine furniture and home wares, arts, architecture, live music, and delicious food. This event is the largest in-the-water boat show north of Newport, and it is also the only show to feature dozens of Maine’s most talented artisans, furniture makers, architects, and builders combined on one spectacular waterfront site. These craftspeople present all the essential components for living the good life on the coast of Maine.

Fun family activities include the Kids’ Marine Experience Park, food trucks, a Small Boat Love-In, and the light-hearted World Championship Boatyard Dog® Trials on Sunday at 10:30 a.m. (only pre-entered dogs may compete, see for entry information. No other pets are allowed on show grounds.). This show is a must for everyone who enjoys life on the Maine coast.

Admission: $15 adult (under 12 free). In honor of our 15th anniversary, each $15 ticket is good all weekend. Gates open at 10 a.m. daily, no pets allowed. The Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors Show is produced by the internationally acclaimed Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors magazine, now in its thirtieth year. For more information, call 800-565-4951 or visit

Show sponsors include Awlgrip/Interlux, Bangor Savings Bank, Bell’s Furry Friends Pet Photography, Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors magazine, Maine Made: America’s Best, and The support of the City of Rockland is also much appreciated. 


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