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.


AAA, Official travel sponsor, has been North America’s travel expert for more than a century. Unique relationships with the world’s most trusted travel providers allow AAA to offer members exclusive packages from preferred partners who have earned that status by consistently delivering outstanding quality and service. Wherever your next travel adventure may be, whether a nearby Northeast day trips or weekend road trip, theme park vacation, Caribbean cruise or European tour, AAA Travel agents will help to make it the best trip ever. For more information, call 800-AAA-7448 or visit AAA.com/Travel.

AOT Global is proud to be the transportation sponsor of the Newport International Boat Show.
Park at Easton’s Beach and ride in comfort to downtown Newport. AOT Global, An O2 Global Chauffeured Service Company, proudly offers award winning luxury ground transportation with nearly 30 years of experience. You can rely on AOT Global for your local, national and global luxury ground transportation needs. A full line of luxury vehicles seating 1 to 56 passengers are available in the extensive fleet. Enjoy world class service locally or in one of over 800 cities worldwide. Visit www.alloccasionlimo.com for more details.

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 one of New England’s leaders in producing engaging video content for the world’s leading brands. We believe in directing videos that are beautifully shot, well produced, and influence our viewers to take action in the product or service we’re illustrating. Our videos have earned hundreds of thousands of views through broadcast televisions and online distribution. We’ve had the privilege of creating content for world-class brands including, Vineyard Vines, Netflix, PepsiCo, Berkshire Hathaway, and the United States Coast Guard Academy. Visit colonyvideo.com for more info.

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”

Jaguar‘s new I-PACE can take you 0-60 mph in 4.5 seconds with up to 240-mile range. The battery can reach an 80% charge in 85 minutes. And the fun for drivers doesn’t end there. The zero-emissions I-PACE opens up a brand new world of benefits, like access to tax advantages. See the I-PACE in person at the 2018 Newport International Boat Show. Or test drive one today at Jake Kaplan’s Jaguar Warwick.

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.

Oris, the official watch sponsor of the Newport International Boat Show, has been making purely mechanical watches in Hölstein, Switzerland.  The symbol of Oris mechanicals is the red rotor – it’s a sign of the natural power that fuels the watches, and a registered trademark.  Comprised of four worlds: Culture, Diving, Aviation and Motor Sport, Oris watches are made for everyday wear and offer the luxury of common sense. That means Oris provides the best possible watch for the money, using useful complications and functional designs. Staying true to a rich heritage, Oris is one of the few Swiss watch companies to remain independently owned and operated. Oris watches will be available onsite in their Airstream trailer as well as through its retail partner, Saltzman’s watches in Brick Market Place. For more information, visit https://www.oris.ch/

RAM is back as the Official Truck of the Newport International Boat Show.  Come visit us at the main gate of A-lot.  Check out the all-new 2019 Ram 1500, the strongest Ram ever! Also, register for a chance to win $45,000 toward any new RAM Truck.

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.

T.F. Green Airport is one of the fastest growing airports in the U.S. in 2018.  Now with over 30 nonstop destinations ranging from Denver to Dublin and Tampa to Toronto.  Its compliment of airlines includes: Air Canada, Allegiant Airlines, American Airlines, Azores Airlines, Delta Airlines, Frontier Airlines, JetBlue, New England Airlines, Norwegian Air, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines. Cargo carriers Fed Ex and UPS, round out the service.  MBTA commuter rail service connects PVD to Boston. Visit www.pvdairport.com.

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Media Partners

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