Denied 2nd In-water HISWA, Dutch sector opts for Open Days

AMSTERDAM – The cancellation of the 2nd in-water HISWA boat show, again due to COVID-19, has led Dutch builders and importers to stage a series of Open Days. A selection of what’s on offer:

  • 1 – 4: Super Lauwersmeer, Noardburgum (Frisian Motor Boats), by appointment. On display: the Discovery 47 AC and Discovery 47 OC and also yachts under construction.
  • 1 – 5: Kempers Watersport, Aalsmeer/Leimuiden. Kempers-in water’, from 09.00-10.00 hrs and on Thursday and Friday. From 09.00-20.00 hrs. Trial runs with Axopar and SeaRay.
  • 1 to 5: Vri-Jon/DSA Yachts in Ossenzijl presents the Contessa 42 OC, including a sea trial. Book through
  • 1 – 5: Jonkers Yachts in Marina Port Zélande stages Jonkers Yachts Boat Show. Daily 10.00-17.00 hours in Ouddorp. Trial runs on request.
  •  3 – 5: Menken Maritiem in Ter Aar, a safe, small-scale ‘mini-HISWA’. Register via
  • 4: Van den Hoven Jachtbouw in Waspik, together with Raymarine, Mastervolt and DMS Holland among others, from 11.00 o’clock. Info and registrations:
  • 18: KM Yachtbuilders in Makkum organizes the ‘regular’ Open Day, between 11:00 and 17:00 hours.