2019 Newport Charter Yacht Show - Schedule of Events:

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MONDAY, JUNE 17 

All Day: Yachts move in at Newport Shipyard - For more information and slip assignment, contact Dock Office Directly: 401-846-6002

12:00 NOON - 5:00 PM - Registration Desk Open; Free Wi-Fi available, sponsored by Newport Shipyard

12:00 NOON - 5:00 PM - Vendor/Sponsor stage in

5:00 PM - Meeting for all Crew Competitions, in Main Tent with Winnie DeCoster from Captain's Concierge

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM - Captains & Crew Briefing & Happy Hour sponsored by Sea Hawk Paints and Alexseal Yacht Coatings. Beer, wine, and appetizers served. Bar sponsored provided by Bridge Liquors

TUESDAY, JUNE 18

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Registration Desk Open. Free WI-FI available, sponsored by Newport Shipyard

8:00 AM - 9:30AM- Belle's Daily Breakfast in Main Tent sponsored by Bank RI and Southcoast Health Urgent Care.

8:45 AM - 9:45 AM - Trolley Ride courtesy of Guest Sponsor DISCOVER NEWPORT. Ride a historic trolley for a guided tour of Newport! Pick up coffee and muffins-to-go from 8:00-8:45 AM in the main tent during daily breakfast. Leave from the Newport Shipyard parking lot at 8:45am sharp with your coffee, muffins and credentials for a 1-hour tour of Ocean Drive, the Mansion District, the Historic District, and the beaches. See that which would appeal to your charter clients. Attending captains and brokers welcome. First come, first served.

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Yachts Open for Viewing

12:00 NOON - 1:00 PM - Luncheon Break - Private Yacht Luncheons

1:00 PM - Judging for Chef's Competition* begins in Main Tent.

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM - Yachts Open for Viewing

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM - AYCA Annual Meeting (AYCA members only) in the 12 Metre Room at the Clarke Cooke House.

5:45 PM - 7:15 PM - Captain & Deck Challenge* adjacent to the main show tent. The competition will be made up of 3-4 challenges, all of which will be exciting and fun to watch!

5:45 PM - 7:15 PM - Stop by the Alexseal table in the main show tent to learn about the seamless repair properties of Alexseal 501 Premium topcoat. There will be a hands on demonstration and captains and crew will be able to buff out a painted panel to see for themselves the blending capabilities of this unique paint technology.

* Crew Competitions sponsored by ISS GMT, Fore Points Marina, and The Chanler at Cliffwalk

wednesday, june 19

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Registration Desk Open. Free WI-FI available, sponsored by Newport Shipyard

8:30 AM - 10:00AM- Belle's Daily Breakfast in Main Tent sponsored by Bank RI and Southcoast Health Urgent Care

8:45 AM - 9:45 AM - Guest Speakers:  BELIZE SAILING VACATIONS discover Belize “A Curious Place” presented by AYCA during daily breakfast.

10:00 AM - 12:00 NOON - Yachts Open for Viewing

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM - Tablescaping competition* all day onboard yachts. A panel of design professionals will pick one winner and fans can also vote for a fan favorite.

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM - Cocktail competition* sponsored by KEEL Vodka all day. Fans will vote onboard to choose an overall winner.

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM - Designer Water Contest all day onboard yachts sponsored and organized by CYBA. A select group of brokers will choose 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners.

12:00 NOON - 1:00 PM - Luncheon Break - Private Yacht Luncheons

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM - Yachts Open for Viewing

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM - Yacht Hop

THURSDAY, JUNE 20

8:30 AM - 10:00AM- Belle's Daily Breakfast in Belle's sponsored by Bank RI and Southcoast Health Urgent Care

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Annual AYCA Educational Seminar with registration, networking, and a full breakfast starting at 8:00 AM in the Main Tent at Newport Shipyard. Click here to see all speakers and a detailed schedule.

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - Luncheon Break - Private Yacht Luncheons

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM - Yachts Open for Viewing

5:30 PM – 7:30 PM - Closing Cocktail Party & Crew Competition* Awards Ceremony under Main Tent sponsored by KVH

* Crew Competitions sponsored by ISS GMT, Fore Points Marina, and The Chanler at Cliffwalk


QUESTIONS?

Newport Charter Yacht Show
c/o Newport Shipyard
1 Washington Street
Newport, Rhode Island 02840

Tel: 401-846-6000

Email: veronica@newportshipyard.com


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