North Carolina’s most accessible coastal destination is home once again to the annual Wilmington Boat Show - the largest of its’ kind between Annapolis, Maryland and Tampa, Florida. This destination show will feature more than 80 different boat brands including all in-water displays at the Port City Marina with a demo dock for serious boat buyers to take a spin. Pier 33 will have several boat displays along with music and food while the Wilmington Convention Center will feature more boat displays, marine industry exhibits as well as fishing and sailing seminars. Kids can enjoy a plethora of activities including, face painting, a bouncy house and kids fishing seminars with the famed Captain Don Dingman giving out free fishing rods. Park for free over at the Battleship NC and enjoy the land boat displays, kids features, food and libations and when you’re ready hop aboard the complimentary water taxi across the Cape Fear River to the Port City Marina for a true boat show experience.
Fri: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Sat: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM, Sun: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Adults (13+): $10, Two-Day Pass: $15, Seniors (65+): $8, Military: $5, Children (4-12): $5, Children (3 and Under): Free