Boats Afloat Show
Presented by the Northwest Yacht Brokers Association
The Boats Afloat Show is the destination to Explore, Dream, and Discover. Enjoy stunning city views from South Lake Union while you tour 160 boats in a wide variety of sizes and styles, experience the latest innovations in boating technology with industry professionals, and enjoy a full line-up of thoughtfully curated events like live music, delicious food and drinks, boat rides and more.
Join us at the upcoming Fall Boats Afloat Show, September 14 – 17, 2023
Show Dates & Hours
Thursday, September 14 : 11 am – 6 pm – Women’s Day*
Friday, September 15: 11 am – 6 pm
Saturday, September 16: 10 am – 6 pm
Sunday, September 17: 10 am – 5 pm
* Boats Afloat Show Women’s Day – Special Ticket Prices for Ladies!
Well-behaved, leashed dogs are allowed at the show. Note that they are not allowed on most boats. Please come prepared to pick up any waste they leave!
Fun & Festive Atmosphere
The show is jam-packed with exciting activities the entire family enjoy (plus kids 12 and under get in free!). Enjoy live music, kids boat building activity, delicious food and drinks, sailboat rides, and much more.
Connect With an Exhibitor
Exhibitors from the Northwestern U.S. and Western Canada are on deck to display the best selection of yachts and sailboats, and many offer special pricing found only at the Boats Afloat Show, presented by the Northwest Yacht Brokers Association.
On the Scenic Shores of South Lake Union
Explore the largest floating boat show in the Pacific Northwest. Location and maritime history beautifully combine to present the idyllic South Lake Union.