Founded in 1819 and headquartered in Newport, Rhode Island, BankNewport is one of the longest-standing community banks in the United States, and as a mutual organization, it is committed to the financial success of its customers, employees and communities. With 18 branch locations throughout Rhode Island and commercial lending offices in Cumberland and Providence, BankNewport offers a full suite of loan and deposit products and services for families and businesses.  BankNewport is committed to creating impact and economic opportunities for all, demonstrated through their robust All In Giving philanthropy, BNWise financial education program, and We’re All In employee volunteerism. For more, visit www.banknewport.com.

OceanPoint Marine Lending

OceanPoint Marine Lending, a Division of BankNewport, offers personalized marine financing programs. Formerly Offshore Financial and JustBoatLoans, the two joined hands as an industry leader in customer service with a professional staff who average 20 years of experience in yacht and boat financing. OceanPoint Marine Lending also offers one of the largest networks of quality bank lenders in the marine industry and are able to offer its clients the most competitive rates and financing options to meet their needs, whether purchasing a new or used boat or refinancing existing loans.  For more, visit www.oceanpointmarinelending.com


Flexjet, a leading provider of fractional private aircraft ownership, is proud to be a sponsor of the 2023 Newport International Boat Show. Flexjet offers a full portfolio of programs, which are tailored to serve the needs of each individual owner. Backed by a fleet of aircraft from Gulfstream, Bombardier and Embraer and private helicopters from Sikorsky, Flexjet enhances freedom and mobility for the world’s most discerning travelers.

Safe Harbor Marinas

Safe Harbor Marinas

As the largest owner and operator of marinas in the world, Safe Harbor Marinas is proud to partner with the Newport International Boat Show. Safe Harbor provides its Members with unparalleled access to a host of exclusive benefits, state-of-the-art service facilities staffed by expert technicians, and world-class events and boating lifestyle opportunities across its network of more than 130 premiere waterfront locations. Stop by the Safe Harbor Deck to learn more about Membership and find your next home port. Discover more at shmarinas.com


Cutting-edge performance, technology, and luxury – with the comfort of a midsized SAV. Meet the BMW iX: the new electric standard.  Stop by the BMW display at The Bohlin  patio to experience the all-new fully electric BMW iX.



Charitable PARTNER

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Community Boating Center of New Bedford’s (CBC) mission is to teach positive life values to youth through boating. Their work of connecting thousands of greater New Bedford youth to the water through year-round programs fits right alongside the Newport International Boat Show’s  (NIBS) mission of attracting new boaters and building a successful boating industry, and together, CBC and NIBS look forward to engaging with showgoers and growing the world of boating. For more information, visit https://www.communityboating.org

Sustainability PARTNER

Clean Ocean Access is thrilled to be the sustainability partner for the Newport International Boat Show. As the sustainability partner, Clean Ocean Access will be implementing zero waste stations to divert compost and recycling from entering the landfill, bringing education and awareness to boat show patrons. We will also encourage all food and beverage vendors to use compostable and/or recyclable materials. We are looking forward to being an integral part of this multi-year sustainability initiative and our partnership with the Newport International Boat Show.

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