National Boat Shows’ (NBS), a subsidiary of the British Marine Federation (BMF), portfolio contains two world-class events: the Southampton Boat Show in September at Mayflower Park and the CWM FX London Boat Show, taking place at ExCeL in January.

The Southampton Boat Show is one of Southampton’s biggest events and takes over the City for a 10 day period attracting visitors, exhibitors and investors from all over the world. discover what the marine industry has to offer them.

Since the move to ExCeL, the London Boat Show has cemented its position as the largest annual London event.  With over 500 exhibitors displaying product from right across the marine industry it is the place to see and talk to people who can really help you get the most out of your passion.

As a member of the BMEEA/BMF you can enjoy up to 25% space discount on your stand space. You can also access all the other services that the BMF offers including subsided relevant courses such as PR, sales skills and how to exhibit, which will help you with the Show.

All money made from these shows is, in turn, reinvested back into the industry through the many activities and services that the BMEEA/BMF provides.

Upcoming Shows


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London Show Dates

  • 10-18 January 2015
  • 9-17 January 2016


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Southampton Show Dates

  • 11-20 September 2015
  • 16-25 September 2016