Newport Charter Yacht Show 2017
Date(s) - Jun 19, 2017 - Jun 23, 2017
The Newport Charter Yacht Show is the only one of its kind in the U.S. and will feature an exquisite collection of world-class yachts for charter. Presented by Helly Hansen, the show will be held for the second consecutive year at Newport Shipyard in downtown Newport.
Participating yachts – ranging in size from 60 feet up to 225+ feet – will be open for tours to registered participants dockside at Newport Shipyard, 1 Washington Street. Show attendees will enjoy a variety of shore side exhibits and activities including festive social gatherings and a themed “yacht hop” where captains and crew on participating vessels serve guests signature cocktails and hors d’oeuvres.
Culinary Competitions and Tablescaping Challenge
Chefs and interior crew aboard participating yachts will add zest to the show on Tuesday, June 20th, Wednesday, June 21st, and Thursday, June 22nd when they contend head-to-head in culinary competitions and a tablescaping challenge. Organized by Winnie DeCoster of Captains’ Concierge, details regarding this year’s culinary theme will be posted on the Newport Charter Yacht Show web site soon.
Industry Focused Seminars
On Thursday, June 22nd, the American Yacht Charter Association (AYCA) will host its Annual “Signature” Educational and Informative Seminar from 9 a.m. to Noon. The AYCA PR Committee is actively working on the topics, speakers, and sponsors. Interested parties should contact PR Chairperson, Carol Kent, email@example.com, 781-631-1800.
Stay tuned to www.NewportCharterShow.com for more information.
Newport Shipyard Contacts:
Veronica Brown, Show Manager
Eli Dana, General Manager
Mindy Campbell, Dockmaster