A FREE Event to the Public
An Event for the Ages
Newport Beach Wooden Boat Festival
June 13, 2020
Friday, June 12, 2020
- 10 am – 6 pm: Boat Entrant Check-in, packets, swag bag and boat placement.
- 5-6:30 pm: VIP Welcome Reception aboard America.
Saturday, June 13, 2020
- 7-9:30 am: Final Set-up.
- 10:00 am: Open to the Public.
- 10:00 am: America tours.
- 4:30-5 pm: Closing Celebration.
- 5:30 pm: End of Public Viewing (Boats may stay until 11:00 am Sunday morning).
Sunday, June 14, 2020
11:00 am: Wooden Boat Parade – 90 minutes around Balboa Island.
All boats and exhibitors must have removed all their property from BYC grounds.
Event for the Ages
The Balboa Yacht Club hosts the Annual Newport Beach Wooden Boat Festival on the second Saturday of June each year. You won’t want to miss this unique event featuring exceptional wooden boats on land and in the water.
Open to the Public
Kids Under 12 are Free
The world’s most famous racing yacht is back at the Wooden Boat Festival with FREE tours and cruise tickets available for purchase. [Sail America]
Tickets are available at the event. The Wooden Boat Festival attracts nearly 4,000 people to enjoy the marine art, People’s Choice awards for best-in-class vessels, delicious food, live music and special activities. A Complimentary Shuttle runs all day for free off-site parking. Enjoy a day filled with fun on the waterfront in appreciation of the timeless beauty and craftsmanship of privately owned boats of all sizes, power and sail.
Video by Mark Rudyk
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