Every year the beautiful Caribbean island of Antigua plays host to a selection of the world’s finest luxury charter yachts on display at the Antigua Charter Yacht Show.
One of the most enjoyable yacht charter shows on the yachting calendar, the event heralds the start of the Caribbean yacht charter season, giving charter brokers the opportunity to visit some of the most stunning yachts vailable for charter, and to meet their crews in a relaxed and social atmosphere. As well as the many top yachts on show, there is also an annual Chefs' Competition, a Saling Day for brokers and numerous luncheons and parties on board, giving crews the opportunity to showcase the ultimate in hospitality and cuisine for potential charter guests.
This year’s Antigua Charter Yacht Show takes place from 4-10 December, as always at Nelson’s Dockyard Marina in English Harbour, the Falmouth Harbour Marina and the Antigua Yacht Club Marina, both located in Falmouth Harbour. A shuttle service runs between the three marinas during show hours.
From 5-9 December, yacht viewing hours are from 9:30am - 5:30pm each day.
Lunch hour is from 12:30pm to 1:30pm.
On 9th of December a selection of yachts will take invited brokers for a sail day around the island.
On 10th of December there is a fun day with beach activities for crew, brokers, press and marine vendors.
Marina Nights are an opportunity for yachts to invite charter brokers and press onboard, as well as non exhibitors.
Name badges must be worn at all times during the show and are required for boarding yachts.
Registration takes place at the hospitality desk in the Copper & Lumber Store Hotel in Nelson's Dockyard.
Early check in for all registered participants is on 4th December 3.30pm - 7.30pm.
If your registration fee has not been paid in advance you will be charged a late fee of 50.00 USD.
Registered yacht check is on 4th December from 12.30pm - 1.00pm/ 1:30pm - 2:30pm.
Captain's briefing is on 4th December from 1.00pm - 1.30pm.