About the Show

Dates & Locations

September 20–23, 2018

Norwalk Cove Marina

48 Calf Pasture Beach Rd
Norwalk CT 06855-2709


Thursday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Sunday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

10am–7pm daily


Tickets on Sale: July 2018

$15.00 Adults, 13 & up
Save $2 on full-price admission when you purchase tickets in advance online. Offer good through 9/19/2018 11:59 pm.
Children 12 and younger— FREE (when accompanied by a paid adult)

$5 per person round trip and 15 and under will be at no charge. Payment will be collected upon arrival at the dock of the show.The Water Taxi will run from 9:30am - 7:30pm Thursday through Sunday. Additional information here


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Where can I find ticketing questions on discounts, confirmations and more?

All ticketing information can be found on the admissions page

Will you be open if it rains?
Our hours will vary based on weather. Please reach out to info@boatshownorwalk.com with any weather related questions.
Are there family bathrooms?
We have portable trailer bathrooms, handicap accessible. No changing tables.
Can I bring a back pack or luggage? Do you a coat check to check these belongings?
No, there is no coat check.
Can I bring a stroller?
Yes, you can bring a stroller to the show.
Can I bring my dog? Even if it’s in a bag?
Due to health and safety regulations, pets (including pets that fit in a carry bag) are not allowed, except for service dogs.
Can I buy a boat? New or used?
New boat exhibitors and brokerage booths are at the show. The full list of exhibitors can ber found here: http://www.boatshownorwalk.com/whos-exhibiting
Can I get on the boats?
Yes, you can board boats that allow, either by walkup or appointment. This varies by exhibitor.
Directions to the show?

Driving directions, and transportation information, can be found here:

Do boats have certification?
Yes, many boats are NMMA Cetrified. The full certication list can be found here: http://www.nmma.org/certification/boats/certified-manufacturers
Do you have kid activities?
Yes, we have multiple kid activities that can be found at http://www.boatshownorwalk.com/features.
Do you rent wheelchairs?
No wheelchair rental available at the marina.
Is food and/or drinks available at the show?
Yes, the Norwalk Boat Show has concessions that provide food and drinks (alcoholic and non-alcoholic)
Is there a dog sitting area?
Yes, there is a dog sitting area and it’s FREE!
Is there a lost and found?
Lost and found can be found in the show office.
Is there a shuttle bus from Parking/Train?
The parking lot is attached to the Norwalk Cove Marina.
Is there Handicapped Parking?
Yes, handicapped parking is available in the Beach Parking lots.
Is there parking available, how much?

Parking is available for $10 and more information can be found here:

Is there Wifi?
Wifi is limited. Please note that wifi strength is dependent on overall usage within the show.
What is your policy on guns?
No guns are allowed at the show.
Why go to a boat show?
There’s a boat for every lifestyle, activity and budget, and a boat show allows you to compare all your options at one time, in one place.
Where can I find ticketing questions on discounts, confirmations and more?

All ticketing information can be found on the admissions page here:


Is there a “Will call”?

Yes, Will-Call is located by the Main Entrance.

Do you play live music or events?

Yes, enjoy the island-inspired music of Eric Stone from 11am–6pm daily at the Water Club Lounge.


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