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On June 13, 2020, the 7th Annual WBF hosted by Balboa Yacht Club will celebrate the timeless elegance, traditions and design of wooden hull boats. Nearly 4,000 guests, boat owners, restoration experts, spectators, media, marine businesses and community leaders will converge to marvel at the field of exceptional vessels in the water and on land.

Submit your application to enter your show-ready wooden boat to be showcased at this year’s event.

The “Early Bird” application deadline is midnight, Friday, April 20, 2020. Save $50 by entering early. The application fee is $100 after April 20th. The selection committee will notify accepted boat entrants after May 1, 2020.

2020 Entrant Package

  • Docking privileges at BYC from June 12 to June 14
  • Complimentary V.I.P. Welcome Reception aboard Yacht America, a faithful reproduction of the famous racing sailboat after which the America’s Cup is named.
  • Event “Swag Bag” of special sponsored gifts
  • No-host bar and meal privileges for the wooden boat owners at BYC
  • Personal “on-the-docks” concierge to assist you during the Festival
  • Trophies, awards and much, much more…