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    Everything You Need to Know About BoatLife Live 2024

    Welcome to the BoatLife Live 2024 show!

    Here, you'll find all the information you need to know about this exciting event.

    Whether you're a boat enthusiast or just want to explore the latest trends in boating and marine technology, BoatLife Live 2024 has something for everyone. From informative presentations on the latest innovations in boat engineering to hands-on demonstrations of the newest products and more, BoatLife Live 2024 is sure to be an amazing experience. We look forward to seeing you there!

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    BoatLife Show 2024 Information

    Dates & Times

    In 2024, BoatLife Live runs from Thursday 15th February 2024 to Sunday 18th February 2024, from 10am – 6pm.

    Fees, Registration & Tickets

    People 15-years old or under need no ticket. For everyone 16+, early bird tickets are £10.00 per day. Note that tickets are valid for one day only, therefore attending multiple days requires multiple tickets.


    BoatLife Live 2024 will take place at the Birmingham NEC, post code B40 1NT. You can also find Birmingham NEC at the What3Words address ///winks.remove.raced.

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    BoatLife Live 2024 Event Details

    BoatLife is the ideal stop for anyone looking to purchase a vessel. With more than 100 craft on display, there's something for everyone.

    Additionally, if you are a novice, you can get advice from exhibitors and learn how to manage your boat confidently. If you're planning to attend the show at NEC Birmingham, it's surprisingly easy to get there. You can always take the extra step and stay over so that you can take advantage of all that the complex has to offer. They have an array of restaurants and shops for you to explore!


    Exhibitors at BoatLife Live 2024 will span a wide range of different types of boats and accessories, from luxury yachts to sailboats, and everything in between. You won't want to miss out on the chance to see all these amazing products, so come check out who will be at the show.

    The types of exhibitors you can expect to see include, but are not limited to:

    • Boat membership and holidays
    • Charities
    • Classic boat displays
    • Clothing & chandlery
    • Electronics
    • Equipment and engines
    • Finance and insurance
    • Fishing
    • Inland
    • Non-marine
    • Powerboats
    • RIBs
    • Sailing
    • Watersports
    • Yachts


    BoatLife Live 2024 is an event designed for the entire boating community to congregate and rejoice in their passion for the sea. It's a time to share stories and the joys of being on the water.

    This is the ideal event for anyone looking to maintain valuable connections, stay knowledgeable on the newest trends and be among the first to try out cutting-edge boats and equipment. Don't miss out.

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    Lakeland Leisure Boat Sales at the BoatLife Show

    We are thrilled to be attending the BoatLife Show once again in 2024!

    Come see us and speak to our team about moorings, our marinas, and our stock of narrowboats, widebeam canal boats, powerboats, RIBs, and more!

    Additionally, we're excited to bring and display a beautiful high-end narrow boat for you to explore and see for yourself.

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    Staying Near NEC

    Staying near the NEC

    If you're travelling from a long way away, or you're planning on attending multiple days at the show, you'll need somewhere to stay.

    BoatLife has teamed up with Nubreed Hotels to provide great deals on hotel stays. They can offer prices up to 30% cheaper than the standard rates, so you can save a lot if you book through them instead of through the hotel or Expedia.

    Pick your hotel and submit your request to BoatLife's team for tailored pricing for the top three of your choice, along with additional ideas and recommendations.

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    Food & Drink at the NEC

    The NEC has something for everyone - from a replica of a traditional riverside pub to onsite bars, you can have a good time with friends old and new, listen to live music and enjoy the warm atmosphere there.

    Dining options at NEC are plentiful, with over 10 outlets to satisfy any cravings you may have. From quick coffees to sumptuous meals, there's something for everyone! Some of the popular brands providing excellent food & drinks include Starbucks, Subway, and Barrel & Stone - these restaurants are open all day long.

    Other UK Boat Shows we'll be attending

    In addition to the BoatLife Live Show 2024, we'll also be attending the Crick Boat Show in May 2024 on the Grand Union Canal near Daventry in Northamptonshire.

    We'll be displaying four boats for sale at the waterfront, so come along and speak to our team about our marina and brokerages in our marquee. We would love to meet you and answer any questions you have about buying, selling on owning an inland boat.

    Our Guide to the Crick Boat Show