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Sponsorship opportunities

The Barclays Jersey Boat Show is frequently referred to as the “largest free-entry public event in the Channel Islands”, with an average of 30,000 people visiting the Boat Show over the three days. 

While the Show’s remit remains firmly on showcasing the local marine industry, it is a reflection of its popularity that it now includes leisure and lifestyle products and activities, opening itself to a wider audience and creating a genuine community focused event. The Show draws a wide and varied audience that looking to experience everything the event has to offer. We have activities and entertainment features for everyone, from the most experienced boat owner wishing to discover the latest offerings from the industry, through to curious novices and active families looking for a jam-packed fun day out. 

This makes it the perfect opportunity for your company to maximise your brand exposure and capitalise on the potential of the audience.

The Show’s marketing campaign covers all marketing, digital and PR channels and our marketing team is here to support you. Our proposed PR and Social Media campaigns will spark conversation and engage new and existing audiences with the key aim of increasing interest in the event.

Along with positive local and national media coverage, the Barclays Jersey Boat Show provides unrivalled and economic opportunities to network with business stakeholders.

The statistics


Based on surveys undertaken after the 2019 event


• 80% of visitors rated the Barclays Jersey Boat Show as ‘Excellent’ or ‘Good’.
• 84% of exhibitors rated the promotional support and publicity of the event as excellent or good.
• 95% of exhibitors said they would be interested in participating in future shows

Sponsorship opportunities

We are pleased to provide the following sponsorship opportunities.

Outdoor & Active Zone

The Zone on Albert Pier is dedicated to all things activity-related, with something on offer for all ages. The area hosts a variety of leisure exhibitors with demonstrations both on the land and in the water throughout the weekend, including pursuits such as paddle boarding, SUPs and kayaking.

Main Stage

The Main Stage, located on the Weighbridge, is one of the most popular and successful elements of the show. It is used throughout the Boat Show and hosts a packed programme of bands and solo artists who entertain the crowds.

Maritime Craft Zone

New for 2023, the Maritime Craft Zone will be located around the steam clock and is dedicated to all thing’s arts and craft. This new area will host a variety of art and craft exhibitors, demonstrations and will include a selection of coastal cuisine.

Shipping partner

TBC

To find out more about any of these opportunities, please contact our event organisers by emailing info@jerseyboatshow.com or calling (01534) 505926