Jersey Boat Show 2016

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jbs-1The 2016 Barclays Jersey Boat Show will take place over the Bank Holiday weekend, Saturday 30 April –
Monday 2 May 2016.

Organised by Ports of Jersey with the operational support of local specialists, 3D Events, the three-day show
will once again take place in and around St Helier Marina and nearby Weighbridge Place.
First staged in 2008 as a means of showcasing the local marine industry, the event has since gone on to great
success and remains the largest free-entry event in the Channel Islands. In 2015, despite mixed weather
conditions, the show recorded attendance figures in excess of 30,000+ visitors over the three days.
The programme of activities is still at the planning stages but will once again include opportunities for the
public to step on board a number of yachts and watercraft berthed in St Helier Marina while an array of
lifestyle and marine accessories exhibitors, local artisans, food and refreshment stalls will be lined up along
the adjacent quaysides. There will also be a full on stage entertainment programme and activities specifically
for children.

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The Royal Navy has been a regular participant at the annual show since it first started and next year will be
no exception; strengthening the close relationship it enjoys with the Island.

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