Antique and classic powerboats, sailboats and hand powered craft are welcome! This includes reproductions. Your boat doesn’t need to be “show” condition; works-in-progress are welcome. We even have room for trailered craft. A good launch site is nearby. The registration fee includes two nights dockage, the Friday evening buffet dinner with entertainment, breakfast and a Festival burgee!
- Meet kindred spirits
- Visit their boats
- Share your classic boat with others
- Garner tips
- Win an award
- Enjoy good food, conviviality and have a good time!
- Antique boats: 1946 and before
- Classic boats: 1975 and before
- Contemporary wooden boat in the “spirit of tradition”
- Best Sailboat
- Best Powerboat
- Best Hand-Powered Boat
- Best Fiberglass Sailboat
- Best Fiberglass Powerboat
- Best Reproduction
- Finest Interior
- Best Restoration by Owner
- Best in Original Condition
- Special Citations
- Spectators’ Choice for sailboat and powerboat (chosen by viewing public)
You may either complete the online registration form below and submit your payment using PayPal, or, at the bottom of the page, download, print, complete and mail in your registration with a check.
Registration Fees (Dockage Included)
Boats 16′ and Under
Registration before July 23 – $65.00
Registration after July 23 – $80.00
Boats Over 16′
Registration before July 23 – $95.00
Registration after July 23 – $125.00
Friday, 6 PM. Free. Set number of tickets when you check out.
Friday Reception – Free
Saturday Awards Dinner Party
Informal attire. Tickets must be purchased in Advance. Set number of tickets when you check out.
Dinner – $35.00 per person
Friends of the Festival
I would like to be a Sponsor.
Festival Sponsor – $500.00
I would like to be a Friend.
Festival Friend- $100.00
We regret that, because of expenses incurred before the Festival, should the event have to be cancelled, we will be unable to refund your payment.
Please download one of the files below. You can fill out the MS Word version on your computer and then print it out. Or, if you do not have Word, print the PDF version and manually fill it out. Then mail either, along with a check for the total to the address on the registration form.
ACBF 2017 Registration Form – PDF
ACBF 2017 Registration Form – MS Word
Note: To type over the lines in the form in MS Word, go to File -> Options -> Advanced -> Use the Insert key to control overtype mode. The insert key then toggles overtype on/off.