More than 20 boat builders will be taking part in the new South Coast Boat Show, which will be held in Southampton’s Ocean Village over the 17-19 May 2019.

Organisers said the event has been set up “to facilitate serious boat buyers”, and there will be more than 50 new boats on display over the three days.

The show has been timed to coincide with the start of the boating season.

Exhibitors include: Arcona Yachts, Axopar London Group, Bavaria, Beneteau power and sail, Dehler, Dragonfly, Dufour Yachts, Elan, Fjord, Fleming, Fountaine Pajot, Galeon, Hallberg-Rassy, Hanse, J-Boats, Jeanneau power and sail, Lagoon catamarans, Marlin, Najad Yachts, Nautitech, Ocqueteau, Rhea, Sasga Yachts, Sargo and X-Yachts.

Dealers from across the region will be on hand, ready to offer advice throughout the process of buying, whether it’s a first, second or third purchase.

Those who wish to attend The South Coast Boat Show are asked to visit: southcoastboatshow.com and follow the registration process when it opens.