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The Annual Maine Boat & Home Show is typically held the second weekend of August. Gates open at 10 a.m. daily

Press & Media Info

We welcome the press to join us at the Maine Boat & Home Show, August 9-11, 2024, on Rockland’s waterfront. This event highlights the best of the coast of Maine—beautiful boats and everything that’s needed to care for them, plus fine art, furniture, food, crafts, home design and music and much, much more.


Press Passes & Complimentary Guest Pass

If you would like to join us at the show, REQUEST A PRESS PASS HERE. We are glad to offer you one additional complimentary guest pass. Both will be available for pick up on the day of your visit at the Show Office. By phone : 207-594-8622 or via email: If you need more information, please don’t hesitate to contact us.


Brief Description:

Annual Maine Boat & Home Show
Harbor Park, Rockland, Maine
August 8-10, 2025
The annual Maine Boat & Home Show welcomes between 8,000 and 10,000 visitors to a scenic waterfront location in Rockland (the Arts Capital of Maine) during the peak of the summer season (the second weekend in August). The event features boats in the water, boats on land, marine gear vendors, fine furniture and home wares, arts, architecture, live music, and delicious food. This is the largest in-the-water boat show north of Newport, Rhode Island, and it is also the only show to feature dozens of Maine’s most talented artisans, furniture makers, architects, and builders combined on one spectacular waterfront site. These craftspeople present all the essential components for living the good life on the coast of Maine.

Fun family activities include Sunday Family Funday, a scavenger hunt, vote for your favorite Boatyard Dog, and an array of food vendors. This show is a must for everyone who enjoys life on the Maine coast.

Admission: $15 adult, good all weekend (under 12 free); special access passes are available for $75/single and $100/couple, and include parking. Gates open at 10 a.m. daily, no pets allowed. The Maine Boat & Home Show is produced by the internationally acclaimed Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors magazine. For more information, call 800-565-4951 or visit

2023 show sponsors included Palm Beach Yachts, LCI Fiber Optic Networks, Woodhull, Epifanes N.A.,  and West Bay Rotary. The support of the City of Rockland and the Penbay Regional Chamber of Commerce. The show is produced by Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors magazine. 


Image Bank

Image and Video Galleries High Resolution Images High-resolution images are available for download by going to the image galleries below. All images are available for use with attribution for editorial use and for the promotion of the Maine Boat & Home Show. Any image used must include a credit and copyright adjacent to the image and containing the following information: Photograph ©Jeff Scher / Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors

Show Photos

A brief look at the 2012 show.


Boatyard Dog® Photo Gallery


High Resolution Logos

Maine Boats, Homes and Harbors High Resolution Logo

2023 Maine Boat & Home SHOW High Resolution Logo


Any questions about logos, images, or image usage should be directed to the show project coordinator, Laura Borchert,

Link to the Show Web Site: To make the process as easy as possible, we have provided code for you to use. Click on the link below to find a link-to-us guide, then please send us a link to the page on your site where the link to our site appears. Thank you!

Click here for a guide to linking to our web site and for low-resolution logos.

Reminder: All content on is copyrighted and the sole property of Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors, Inc. You may not use any of our content or RSS feeds in any way that would suggest that the content or feed is a part of your website. Use of any Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors graphics is limited to the promotion of and a link to our website. The MBH&H graphics must appear separate and distinct from all other visual elements of your web site. If you have any technical questions please contact us:

Contact Info

For information about the Maine Boat & Home Show
Press Inquiries & Accreditation requests: 207-594-8622

Boat Show Management:

Sales: Ted Ruegg

toll-free: 800-565-4951 fax 207-593-0026


Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors P.O. Box 466 Rockland, Maine 04841

The Maine Boat & Home Show is produced by Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors magazine, which has brought the best of the coast of Maine to readers since 1987.