Liverpool's International Mersey River Festival & Northern Boat Show
Liverpool’s historic waterfront will be awash with iconic ships and beautiful boats for sale this weekend, as the city hosts the International Mersey River Festival and the first ever Northern Boat Show. From this Friday 5th June visitors can expect to see majestic tall ships, a naval ship, speed boats, classic yachts, canal boats and rescue boats as part of the Mersey River Festival. There will be live music stages, fabulous food, street entertainment, and watersport displays.
Book your tickets here: http://northernboatshow.co.uk/tickets
For the Northern Boat Show, event organiser Carnah Events has brought together big name boat brands including Beneteau, Bavaria, Bayliner, Hanse and Viking boats, as well as boating expertise and a great mix of specialist marine suppliers. There will be around 150 exhibitors and 60 boats at the event, which is set to attract visitors in their thousands.
Richard Milbourn, Carnah Event Director, said; “Since we announced the boat show we’ve had a fantastic response, which just goes to show that there is a real appetite for this show in the North.” His aim is for the Northern Boat Show to cover every aspect of the leisure marine industry from boat builders, sail makers, chandlers and engine manufacturers to marine finance, clothing specialists and navigation equipment.
Stunning ships visiting the International Mersey River Festival
This maritime festival provides the public with opportunities to see beautiful tall ships coming up the Mersey into dock. All will be located a various docks during the event, with some open to the public.