40th Edition of Halifax International Boat Show Docks This Winter


For Immediate Release
Issued: November 24, 2023

Halifax, NS – Atlantic Canada’s largest boating event marks its 40th anniversary edition this February. The Halifax Exhibition Centre will once again be transformed into an all-inclusive recreational boating showcase where visitors can explore the latest in runabouts, cruisers, sailboats, motor yachts, pontoon boats, fishing boats, inflatables, RIBS and personal watercraft. The show also offers exhibits of marine equipment, engines, outboard and inboard, marine electronics and accessories, docks and dock builders.

The Halifax International Boat Show has grown exponentially over the past 40 years . Whether being a visitor or exhibitor, the boating community of Nova Scotia has come to trust this keystone event. With over four successful decades under its belt, the show is only continuing to expand by including new products and features as the boating lifestyle evolves.

“This show has truly become a trusted staple for marine lovers in Nova Scotia” says Scott Sprague, Event Manager. “It’s been a pleasure getting to make connections year after year at the show. We’re excited to welcome back those familiar faces for this 40th edition.”

Tickets are available now and can be purchased online or at the door during the show hours. Visitors are encouraged to take advantage of the event’s lowest ticketing prices of the year during the Black Friday and Cyber Monday sale this weekend using promo code BLACKFRIDAY at checkout. Regular adult admission is $12.00, Students & Seniors are $10.00, a Family pass is $30.00, and children under 12 are free of charge.

The 2024 edition will showcase the latest models from the following leading dealers:

More details about the show, including show features, will continue to be announced leading up to the event. Stay up to date by visiting www.halifaxboatshow.com or by following the event on Facebook and Instagram.

Thursday, February 1 from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
Friday, February 2 from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
Saturday, February 3 from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm
Sunday, February 4 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Halifax Exhibition Centre
200 Prospect Road
Halifax, NS

$12.00 Regular, Adult Admission
$10.00 Student and Senior
$30.00 Family Pass (2 adults + 2 juniors)
FREE admission for 12 and under

Scott Sprague, Show Manager
Master Promotions Ltd.

Breagha MacDonald, Marketing and Operations Manager
Master Promotions Ltd.

The Halifax International Boat Show is owned by the Boating Atlantic Association and produced by Master Promotions Ltd.

Master Promotions Ltd. has been producing trade shows, consumer shows and conferences in Canada since 1973. Managing in excess of twenty-five events annually, Master Promotions Ltd. is Canada’s largest independent trade and consumer event management company. For complete company information and event schedule, visit www.masterpromotions.ca.