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Newport In-Water Boat Show Logo

Jennifer Becker
Tel: (818) 786-1606 / Cell: (619) 405-0625

45th Annual Newport Boat Show Cruises into Lido Marina Village, Newport Beach
April 19-22, 2018

Showcasing Cruisers, Sportfishers, Yachts and Sailboats, New and Brokerage

LOS ANGELES (March 2018) – Celebrating nearly half a century as the West Coast’s premiere destination for cruisers and yachts, the Newport Boat Show returns to Lido Marina Village (3424 Via Oporto, Newport Beach) April 19-22, 2018. The exclusive in-water show is set against the picturesque Lido Marina Village, the reimagined seaside shopping and restaurant complex, featuring upscale boutiques, eateries and lifestyle shops.

Produced by the Duncan McIntosh Company, the four-day boating event will feature more than 200 new and brokerage boats of all types and price points, including trawlers, cruisers, sportfishers, sailboats, catamarans, motoryachts, along with shoreside booths offering the newest accessories and gadgets.

Show goers can browse through the many boutiques, visit the eateries and coffee shops, or simply enjoy the waterfront ambiance during their time at the show.

Boating services will also be showcased at the annual show, including marine financing and insurance. Standup paddleboard exhibitors will be on site for guests to ask questions and observe the latest boards.

Show Information

When: April 19-21, 2018
Where:  Lido Marina Village, 3424 Via Lido, Newport Beach 92663 

Admission:   $15
for adults; youth 12 and younger accompanied by an adult free;  $5 discount to active and retired  military with valid ID. 

Tickets can be purchased in advance at

or day-of-event at the box office.

Show Hours:     

·         Thursday, April 19, 2017 – 12pm-7pm

·         Friday, April 20, 2017 – 11am-7pm

·         Saturday, April 21 – 10am-7pm

·         Sunday, April 22 – 10am-5pm


About The Duncan McIntosh Co. Inc.

The Duncan McIntosh Co. Inc. is publisher of Sea Magazine, Boating World and The Log Newspaper, FishRap and Editor & Publisherem>, and produces the Los Angeles Boat Show, the Fred Hall Shows in Long Beach, Del Mar/San Diego) and a Central Valley Fred Hall Show at the Kern County Fairgrounds in Bakersfield, Newport Boat Show (April 19-22, 2018), the San Diego International Boat Show (June 7-10, 2018), and the LA Harbor Boat Show (Sept. 20-23, 2018).