For more information on sponsorship opportunities with the Newport International Boat Show, please contact Gail Lowney Alofsin, Director of Corporate Partnerships and Community Relations, at (401) 640-4418 or email gail@newportharbor.com.


Celebrity Cruises has been voted for the 9th year consecutively The Best Premium Cruise Line, by Travel Weekly’s 14th Annual Reader’s Choice Award. Modern luxury and cool, contemporary design are just the beginning. Dining experiences are created by a Michelin Star Chef and amazing service that only Celebrity can provide, all create an unmatchable experience for vacationers’ precious time. Celebrity Cruises’ ships offer modern luxury vacations visiting all seven continents. Celebrity also presents immersive cruise tour experiences in Alaska and Canada and is one of six cruise brands operated by global cruise vacation company Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. For more information, call 1-800-CELEBRITY, visit www.celebritycruises.com, or call your travel agent.

A trusted Rhode Island financial resource since 1828, Centreville Bank is always evolving and dedicated to adapting to the needs of our customers. From a wide range of personal banking options, business account solutions, commercial lending, and charitable contributions, we are committed to providing the best solutions for our community. For you, your family, and your business, you can depend on Centreville Bank.

COLONY is a digital media agency that leverages the power of film and video to tell stories, communicate brand messages, and motivate action. COLONY takes a branded content approach to their projects by focusing on short stories and narratives, which has proven to be a highly influential form of content marketing. By combining impactful videos with a solid social media distribution strategy COLONY has been able to help drive sales and deliver a healthy return on investment for brands and businesses

HARBOR TOWN hails from a community with a rich heritage of sailing, wine making, seafood and a passion for the coastal lifestyle: So drop your “gear” and head over to the HARBOR TOWN booth located in the sunset lounge for a complimentary sample of our Sauvignon Blanc or Pinot Noir.

Helly Hansen Newport, Official Outerwear of the Newport International Boat Show and the oldest Helly Hansen licensed store in North America, has become a worldwide distributor of the finest boating, winter sports, and rainwear gear available. All of our team members are outdoor enthusiasts and use Helly Hansen gear for skiing, sailing, hiking expeditions and more.
Mission: To be the trusted solution for the best quality outdoor gear for your active lifestyle and your everyday needs; offering an outstanding customer experience to ensure your needs are met. “Outfitting Active Lifestyles for Big Weather”

JetBlue is Boston’s largest airline, currently with 150 daily departures. With 63 nonstop destinations from Boston, JetBlue most recently launched year-round service to Bermuda. JetBlue carries more than 38 million customers a year to 100 cities in the U.S., Caribbean and Latin America with an average of 1,000 daily flights.

Marine Financing at its Best
With its highly experienced international team of lending experts, LH-Finance, the Marine division of United Bank of Glastonbury (CT), is uniquely positioned to provide exceptional customer service through a combination of strong partnerships with premium multinational brands, industry expertise, innovative products and competitive rates.

Sea Bags, Official Bag of the Newport International Boat Show, began in 1999 by making fun, functional and stylish totes from recycled sailcloth on the working waterfront of Portland, Maine. Today, the company makes a diverse line of totes, bags, accessories and home products all of which feature material from recycled sails collected from sailors and sailing communities around the world. Shop the Sea Bags’ collection at their display close to Gate 2 and enter for your chance to win a Sea Bag all your own.

Sebago® has a passion for uncompromising quality and a dedication to the nautical way of life. And that, combined with their New England heritage, makes Sebago a perfect match to be the official footwear sponsor for the Newport International Boat Show. In addition to the authentic, handsewn Docksides® boat shoe, Sebago features a full collection of premium, sophisticated, handcrafted footwear for all occasions.

Textron Aviation Inc. is the leading general aviation authority and home to the Beechcraft, Cessna and Hawker brands, which account for more than half of all general aviation aircraft flying. The Textron Aviation companies include Cessna Aircraft Company and Beechcraft Corporation, bringing together decades of unmatched experience in designing, building and supporting airplanes. It provides the most versatile and comprehensive general aviation product portfolio in the world through five principal lines of business: business jets, general aviation and special mission turboprop aircraft, high performance piston aircraft, military trainer and defense aircraft, and a complete global customer service organization.

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Sponsorship Opportunities

Why sponsor the Newport International Boat Show?

  • Sponsorship is the most direct channel of communication and is tailor-made to reach people in an environment that matches their lifestyle.
  • Sponsorship speaks to the public and creates a two-way dialogue.
  • Align with a prestigious event.
  • Deepen your relationship with customers.
  • Reach a sophisticated demographic.

Let us pair you with one of the most prominent, up-scale boat shows in the nation.

    • Consumer Engagement
    • Signage
    • Sampling
    • Sales
    • Exclusivity
    • Hospitality
    • Business-to-Business
    • Client Entertainment


Presenting Sponsorship
Official Category Sponsorship
VIP Day Sponsorship
Wristband Sponsorship
Transportation Sponsorship
Exhibitor Party Sponsorship
VIP Party Sponsorship
Lanyard Sponsorship
Newport For New Products (NFNP)
Back of Attendee e-Ticket
Show Staff Shirts
Recycle Barrels
Newport County Resident’s Day / Military Day
Exhibitor Awards Breakfast
Wristband Sponsorship

The Newport International Boat Show would welcome the opportunity to design a unique sponsorship program tailored to your business/marketing objectives.


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Newport International Boat Show
Newport International Boat Show