Trade & Preview Day – Friday 22 May
Exclusive early access to the Show
For just 1,000 pre-booked visitors plus invited, qualifying boating/waterways related businesses, the gates to Crick Boat Show open a day early with Trade & Preview Day preceding the usual three-day event.
This exclusive day will take place on Friday 22 May 2020. Preview Day tickets will be available only by booking in advance and not at the Show gate – so book early to make sure you’re one of the 1,000.
Trade Ticket applications (for qualifying waterway related businesses only) open in February 2020.
Why come to Crick Boat Show on Preview Day?
With no crowds, Preview Day gives you the oportunitiy to talk in-depth with companies offering equipment and services for inland boating and to see the boats you really want to, before everyone else.
Online booking system for boat viewings on Friday – Preview Day ticket holders have exclusive access to an online system to make bookings for guaranteed viewings of boats on Friday 22 May. Viewings start at 15-minute invervals and the booking system opens in late April 2020 once all the boats that will be at the 2020 Show are confirmed. If you’re thinking of buying a boat or want to see how equipment is used afloat, this is the best way to get to see as many boats as possible in your day at Crick.
Plus, to add to your enjoyment of the day, you will receive a free hot drink and access to the VIP marquee and can pick up a Show Gift Bag on arrival.
The show is open to Preview Day ticket holders from 12 noon to 6pm on Friday 22 May.
All boats, all quayside and boating-related companies in the Show Village and most of the Waterways World Boating Marquee will be fully open on Friday 22 May. The Food & Craft Marquee, an area of the Show Village reserved for general traders and charities, and a the whole Boating Marquee will open on Saturday 23 May. See site plan
If you are a boating or waterway-related businesses, do not already receive emails about Crick Boat Show, and you wish to apply for Trade Tickets to Trade & Preview Day on Friday 22 May, please email email@example.com, giving your company name and brief information about your business.
For pre-registered Trade visitors, the Show will be open 10am – 6pm.
All trade visitors will require formal accreditation in advance and will be issued individual name badges, which are not transferrable.