With just a few weeks to go, BoatLife 2024, powered by Suzuki, will take place from 15 to 18 February at the NEC Birmingham, where the focus will be on a vast array of over 200 boats and exhibitors, dedicated zones and enthusiastic ambassadors.
Now in its third year, BoatLife continues to ensure there is something for everyone in the boating community to enjoy with specialist zones covering inland, angling and watersports. From design to tech, have-a-go opportunities on the indoor pool to enjoying a quiet moment at the Mermaid Gin bar. This is an inclusive and fun day out for all is focused around an active, outdoors lifestyle.
The vibrant inland sector will showcase a large cross section of top quality brands for inland waterway enthusiasts. Visitors can expect to see an even more diverse choice of widebeams, traditional narrowboats and electric boats. Exhibitors will include Tingdene, JF Boat Building, Bray Marine and Bushnells Boat Sales & Marine Services. TIcket holders can immerse themselves in the world of barges, widebeams, narrowboats, river cruisers and holiday companies at leisure.
Notably, this sector is fully supported by equipment suppliers and tech experts ready to assist, including companies such as: SeaDek, Engines Plus, Mactra Marine, Shipshape Bedding, Channel Glaze, Lee San and Kings Lock Chandlery.
Visitors may see some familiar faces around the show. Our BoatLife ambassadors will be on hand for meet and greet sessions and to offer advice across each of the specific zones with the likes of Adam Lind and David Cruising the Cut, as well as Jan and Tony of the Making Memories vlog. The ever-popular Live Stage, sponsored by Pelagic Sales Network, is also set to host a fantastic four days of events aligned with the newly-introduced themed days covering innovation, wellness, discovery and sustainability. This impressive line-up will include Conrad Humphreys, Ken Fowler and Jasmine Harrison, while cooking demonstrations from the talented Rustic Chef and fashion show by Pelagic will be exciting new features!
This is a unique chance to explore the largest selection of boats in the UK under one roof – bigger and better than before! BoatLife 2024 is not just an event; it’s an immersive experience that ensures every boater can find the perfect fit for their future adventures and provides an ideal platform to discover the right craft and equipment tailored to individual needs.
Hope to see you there!