The Charleston In-Water Boat Show attracts a high-end visitor and due to the unique location is able to attract a wide variety of boat lines and types, from small fishing boats to grand yachts. With Charleston being named the number one city in the world by Conde Naste, this incredible marina and adjacent park, the hospitality of the city and of course the outstanding boat companies, this show is a must-attend event.The show is held annually at the end of April.

Space is limited and applications will be accepted on a first come, first served basis.
Please contact Erica at JBM & Associates or dial 864-250-9713 for further information.


Friday, April 28, 2017 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Saturday, April 29, 2017 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Sunday, April 30, 2017 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM


Brittlebank Park and Bristol Marina

185 Lockwood Boulevard

Charleston, South Carolina 29403

Submitting Your Application

Fax: 864-250-0434
JBM & Associates
1282 Pendleton Street
Greenville, South Carolina 29611

Booth Information

In-Water Standard Space

$2.80 per square foot
– 148 wet slips for boats less than 70′ (14 foot maximum vessel height/air draft)
– 30 and 50 amp service at every slip
– Cable and water at every slip
– New and brokerage boats welcome
– Drilling on the dock is prohibited

In-Water Demo Dock Space

$3.00 per square foot
– Demo slips are numbered D1 through D10 on the marina layout.

30x30 Land Bulk Space

$2.95 per square foot
– These spaces do NOT include a tent.

20x20 Land Bulk Space

$1,600 each
– On the floor plan, these are numbered 70 through 74.
– Tent, tables and chairs are NOT included.

10X10 Booth

– $700 each
– Tables and Chairs are NOT included


Land electricity can be ordered from the Vendor Kit. Each exhibit space on land is capable of receiving electricity.

Vendor Information


Rain or Shine!


A 50% is required upon submitting your application. We accept checks, Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.

Remaining Balance Due

The remaining 50% balance is due no later than April 6, 2016.

Vendor Kit

The Vendor Kit will be e-mailed to all participants approximately four weeks prior to the show.

Vendor Badges

Each booth vendor will receive 6 badges.
Bulk space vendor badges will be determined based on the size of your space.
Additional badges may be ordered for $5 each. The order form will be included in the Vendor Kit.


Please see page 2 of the application for details regarding insurance requirements. You will be able to order temporary coverage at a minimal rate.

Vendor Parking

Vendor parking instructions are coming soon.

“Since JBM has taken over the Charleston In Water Boat Show in 2014 we can directly attribute 2 new Prestige Yachts sold and 1 indirectly sold from leads generated at this show.  Those 3 sales equal roughly $2.4m”

-Dennis Smith
Grande Yachts International