Open Yard

Book this into your calendar now:  Open Yard in Ellös, Orust, Sweden, the weekend 21st - 23rd of August 2020 - 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.

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 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 such as Båtagent, XLNT Yachting, Knape Marin and Hallberg-Rassy Deutschland GmbH.  Pre-owned boats for sale will be on display.

Many boats and exhibitors

There will be a large number of exhibitors for boats and accessories at Open Yard in Ellös 21 to 23 August 2020. In 2019, boats from ten different new boats makes ware here. There were several premieres. To see a list of  2019 exhibitors, 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 sailing boats in the area will exhibit at Open Yard in Ellös. Open Yard is the only boat show in the world where you can see yachts being built.