Halifax Boat Show 2013The Halifax International Boat Show returns February 21 – 24, 2013 at Exhibition Park in Halifax. This event encompasses the largest and most sought after brands of boats and boating equipment in Eastern Canada and it’s all under one roof.

The Halifax International Boat Show is the largest boat show in Eastern Canada. Exhibited boats range in size from 6' to over 30' and include runabouts, cruisers, motor yachts, sail boats, sailing dinghies, pontoon boats, bass boats, inflatables, RIBS and personal water craft.

“For nearly four decades this show has not disappointed,” says Show Manager Scott Sprague. “This high caliber event will draw boating enthusiasts from all over the Maritimes and has become the must-attend event for industry in Eastern Canada,” says Sprague.

“We are very excited for 2013 and will be presenting a show with one of the most extensive and diverse lines of boats that the region has seen in quite some time,” says Sprague.

There is also a great new opportunity to avoid line-ups at thedoor. For the first time ever, the Halifax International Boat Show is offering on-line ticketing! Buy and print your tickets from the comfort of your PC!

There are exhibits of marine equipment, marine engines, diesel, gas, outboard and inboard, of marine electronics and accessories, of docks and dock builders. Seminars and Panel Discussions about boating are on-going during the show and The Bluenose Coastal Action Foundation is bringing their touch tank and talking about the coastal environment.

The show is a place for boaters to SHOP!  Marine chandleries bring their stores to this show, and there are great deals as well as all the latest gear backed up by product manufacturers and distributors

Its also aa great time to buy a boat as Dealers and Manufacturers offer super show specials.

Some highlights for 2013 include:
Win a New Carolina Skiff j1250 with a 9.9 Mercury Motor!
 Presented by Quartermaster Marine, Carolina Skiff & Mercury and Q104

•    Visit the Discover Boating Centre and find out why life is better with a boat!

•    Take Your PCOC Test at the show with Boat Smart Canada!

•    Exciting guest speakers on the main stage

•    Visit the Bluenose Coastal Action Foundation Salt Water Touch Tank

That is just a sampling of what is available at the 2013 edition of the Halifax International Boat Show! Boats Start Here!

To learn more and to order your tickets online visit:

Halifax Boat Show