The New England Village Boat Auction is in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire.
Boats, vintage boating memorabilia, vintage cars, vintage car memorabilia and maritime antiques will be auctioned at the NH Boat Museum starting at 10 am.
Preview items on Fri., July 14, 12 noon-5 pm and Sat., July 15, 8 am – 10 am.
Donations and consignments welcome with a deadline of July 7th for consideration with no exceptions. Net proceeds benefit the Museum. To learn more and see the auction items, visit our web at nhbm.org closer to the auction date.
Visit historic and new boathouses on Lake Winnipesaukee in the only tour of its kind!
Thurs. Aug. 10th 9 am – 4 pm. (RAIN DATE: Friday 8/11) Tour will depart from Meredith Bay this year!
Three ways to take the tour:
- on water in a vintage wooden boat,
- by land in your own car,
- or by land in an antique automobile.
On-water and antique car tickets sell out fast! Two tour launch times for boats and antique cars: 9:00 am & 1:00 pm.
Ticket prices: Members – Land Tour $36, Antique Car Tour $67.50, & Water Tour $135; Not-yet-members – Land Tour $40, Antique Car Tour $75, Water Tour $150.
The New Hampshire Boat Museum sponsors the Alton Bay Boat Show. Sat. Aug. 12- 14th, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm.
This informal, non-judged vintage boat show is held at the Alton Bay town docks as part of the Alton Old Home Day. No advance registration necessary. All “woodies” welcome on a first-come-first-served basis. Visitors can vote for the 2017 People’s Choice Awards. Call the Museum with questions.
Holland Museum Vintage Boat Show
Date: Saturday, August 26, 2017
Location: Holland, Michigan
Contact: Holland Museum, 616-796-3329
The New Hampshire Boat Museum sponsors the Vintage Race Boat Regatta.
Join us on the Wolfeboro Town Docks on Fri. and Sat. from 9 am – 4 pm. for our premiere event of the season. Approximately 60 vintage boats representing several classes including small outboards, Grand Prix hydroplanes, Jersey Skiffs, and Gold Cup racing boats will run group heats on a one-mile oval-shaped course throughout the day.
Visit nhbm.org for the schedule of daytime and evening events, to sign up to watch the heats from the Winni-Belle, or to take your own ride in a vintage race boat! The Regatta is free. Evening events, race boat rides & the Winni-Belle cruises are ticketed.
The Madisonville Wooden Boat Festival will celebrate 28 years on the banks of the beautiful Tchefuncte River on October 14th and 15th.
Presented by the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Maritime Museum, this premier family event attracts over one hundred classic boats, hundreds of spectator boats, and wooden boat and music enthusiasts for this two-day celebration.
Come enjoy the great food, live music, activities in the Children’s Village, Arts and Crafts, Classic Car Cruise-In, and don’t miss the Quick’n Dirty Boat Building Contest on Sunday!
Price of festival admission also gives you free admission to the museum. Contact us at (985)845-9200 or www.lpbmm.org.