How much are tickets and how can I purchase them?
Tickets are $15 per day for adults.
Children 12 and under are free when accompanied by an adult.
Tickets may be purchased onsite at the ticket booth, or in advance online when available.
What forms of payment are accepted?
Cash, Visa, Mastercard and American Express are accepted onsite at the ticketing booth Visa, Mastercard and American Express accepted online for e-tickets.
Can I order tickets from my smartphone and still get in if I don’t have a printed ticket?
Printed tickets are preferred, however each online ticket purchased has a bar code that can be scanned from a smart phone. Must have tickets saved to device. Screenshots will not scan.
Can I get a refund for online tickets?
Online e-tickets are non-refundable
Will tickets sell out on-site?
What are the show hours?
Thursday – Noon to 7pm
Friday and Saturday – 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Sunday 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Where can I park?
There is free parking with a free shuttle service to and from Lido Marina Village available:
Hoag Health Center on Superior Ave.
Click Here to get directions.
Please note that parking at the structure in Lido Marina Village will be a minimum of $30 per vehicle per day.
Can I leave and come back?
Yes, but only with the required wrist band of the day. Tickets and wrist bands are good for one day only.
Are the docks handicap accessible?
Yes. There is a ramp at E-Dock that will accommodate wheelchairs going down to the docks.
Can you see the boats and show from the street?
Lido Marina Village and the show are located on 3432 Via Oporto in Newport Beach. This street is closed to automobile traffic during the show, but is open to foot traffic and the dryland area exhibits of the show. You do not need to purchase a show ticket to walk the dryland and boardwalk exhibits, a ticket is required to enter the docks to see and board the boats.
Are cameras and videos allowed?
Yes, however tripods are not allowed.
Can I bring a backpack?
Are dogs allowed in the show?
Sorry, pets are not allowed.
Is there a guest dock available for tie-ups to travel to the show via the water?
Yes, the guest dock can accommodate vessels up to 22ft.
Is there food and beverages available at the show?
Yes. There are restaurants at Lido Marina Village and others within walking distance of the show.
Can I purchase a boat/accessories at the show?
Yes. The exhibiting brokers and dealers will have representatives at the show to accept offers and orders