Annual Vanguard Sailing Center of Rhode Island Boat Swap & Sale Saturday, April 17th!
The Annual VSCRI Boat Swap & Sale
Saturday, April 17th from 9-6PM
Vanguard Sailing Center
200 Highpoint Avenue
Portsmouth, RI (401) 683-0400
The actual swap portion, which will be a silent auction, will be held from 9AM to 1PM. Everything in the store will be on sale all day. If you are not looking to buy or sell a boat this is the perfect time to get you and your boat geared up for the… season.
Want to sell your boat? Bring in your Opti, Laser, 420, V15, or Sunfish that you’d like to sell between April 12th and April 16th and the VSCRI staff will help you assign a starting bid for your boat. The boat will be placed in the Boat Swap silent auction on April 17th. Once sold, you can receive 100% store credit or 85% of the sale price in check or cash, VSCRI takes a 15% commission. If your boat does not sell simply take home at the end of the day. Last year every boat sold!
Want to buy a boat? Come at 9AM to check out available boats, bidding will start at 10am and closes at 1PM. Stay around until the auction closes to find out if you’ve won, make payment, and take away your boat. If not present you will be contacted by 6PM.