Open Yard

Book this into your calendar now:  Open Yard in Ellös, Orust, Sweden, the weekend 25th - 27th of August 2017 - The largest sail boat show in Scandinavia.

Open Yard is open to all visitors with free admission and free parking. During the event, we have parking hosts who will show all visitors arriving by car to an empty parking space. All boat manufacturers, boat dealers and relevant accessories exhibitors are invited to show boats and accessories.

Some news for 2017:
After the official closing time of the fair it will be possible, for visitors and exhibitors, to buy food and drinks in the middle of the harbour at the Caribbean bar with real palm trees. The food is served by Kalaskockarna, well-know for their good food.

In addition, there is a clearly defined part of the harbour for recent premium brokerage, exhibited by professional yacht brokers. So far Båtagent, Navark, XLNT and Knape Marin have signed to participate.

Many boats and exhibitors

There will be a large number of exhibitors for boats and accessories at Open Yard in Ellös 25 to 27 August 2017. You will find the exhibitors who participated in 2016 by following this link. Some of the exhibitors that have already signed up for 2017 are X-Yachts, Najad, Linjett, Regina, Faurby, Dragonfly, Hallberg-Rassy, Haber, CR Yachts, MF boat, Moody, Discovery, Sirius, Finn Flyer, Nauticat, Forsatio Yachts and others. To see a list of which exhibitors who participated in the 2016 event, please follow this link. This page is updated regularly with more information.

There will be one single harbour on island Orust where there will be a boat show; in Ellös. All boat yards building boats in the area will exhibit at Open Yard in Ellös.