Boat Events & Shows Scotland 2020

Please find below the major boating events for 2020 in Scotland and as requested we have also added the dates for the UK’s biggest event at Southampton and the Dinghy show.

Note: The RNLI will be at all of these events so remember to take your life jackets for FREE safety checks.

Boat Show & events 2020


RYA Dinghy Show:  29th -1st  of March at Alexandra Palace London.  This is the UK’s biggest Dinghy event hence why we have added this to the events list. More details can be found at 


GAC OPEN weekend:  Friday 6th -8th of March. This is not a boat show but by far the best fishing show in Scotland with free tuition, advice from the stars of the fishing world, a huge sale with great offers. Glasgow Angling Centre
Unit 1 The Point Retail Park, 29 Saracen Street, Glasgow, G22 5HT.

Craignish Boat Jumble Saturday  21st of March Craignish Village Hall, Ardfern, LOCHGILPHEAD, Argyll. PA31 8QN 10 am start


New show TBC Inverkip Marina  looks like this new show is going ahead.  More details on this soon.


West of Scotland Boat Jumble Sunday  10th May: Scottish Maritime Museum, 66 Harbour Street, IRVINE, Ayrshire, KA12 8PY. As normal we will have a stand with our boats for sale, trailers etc.

Traditional Boat show: Tarbert again is hosting Scotland’s best traditional boat show on the TBC please bookmark this page and will update this as soon as we get dates . More details at


Seaworks Trade only show:  9th -11 June at the docks in Southampton (same location as the Southampton Boat Show).  This 3 day event if for trade and commercial marine operators.


Southampton Boat show: September 11th-20th   . The UK’s largest boat show and more details can be found at


Scottish boat show 2019: October Friday the 9th to Sunday the 13th it is always at Inverkip Marina and more details can be found at

For a list of sailing events please see the RYA Scotland website at

Scottish Coastal Rowing events (all of them and there are lots) can be found

Thank you for visiting our boat event scotland page and if you are running or planning a boating event then please let us know so that we can add it to the list.