FREE Boat Festival at the Bay Area's best location to shop for your new boat! The Alameda Boat Festival is free to the public on Sept. 18-21 from 11am-6pm. There will be plenty of new and quality pre-owned boats for you to come aboard! This event includes FREE educational seminars, manufacturers showcasing the latest in technology, music, on-site food vendors, and more... Marina Village is the best place to shop for your new boat given the number of experienced yacht brokerages on-site. Boating is the perfect activity for all ages and a great way to bring people together. See you at Boat Fest 2014!