Boat show Fort Lauderdale
The largest boat show in the world is the Fort Lauderdale boat show. the event is spread out over 7 sites and attracts over 100,000 people each year. It’s a 5 day event with al kind of exhibits and over 1500 Vessels on display. they also have other special areas and activities if the massive amount of boats and equipment is not enough for you. There are also special demos on SUP yoga, Hovercrafts, kayaks, life rafts and paddle boarding. There is also an Boat show film festival showing nautically-themed movies every day. If you are interested in sport fishing you will be in luck because there will be some of the most experienced fishermen giving you all there best tips and tricks during special sessions.
Genoa International Boat Show
The Genoa International boat show is a 6 day event and is the largest boat show in the Mediterranean, During the show there are over 1000 vessels on display. there are almost 100,000 people who go and visit the hundreds of exhibitions and numerous workshops. The main focus on the show is the “Sea Experience”. Another big event during the show is the Big Game tournament, in which sport fishing fans will be able to go on board brand new fishing boats with high tech equipment and can show their skills against each other. There will also be a lot of water sports being showcased, such as diving, kayaking, swimming and many more.
Dubai International Boat Show
The Dubai International boat show is an event that people all over the world visit. they have over 400 boats on show including some amazing super yachts. The location of the boat show is amazing as it is being held at the Dubai international Marine club. The people who visit it get the opportunity to see 850 local and international exhibitors. For the sailing enthusiast there is an special area set aside where there will be workshops of some great experienced sailors. They also have an unique exhibit that is devoted to diving, it’s called the Diving Middle East Exhibition. This exhibition shows over 100 of the world’s leading diving brands. This exhibit is fun for people who are excellent in diving and for people who are just beginning. There are also other special zones that are devoted to fishing and watersports, such as Kayaking, Jet skiing, surfing, paddle boarding, wind surfing, SUP, water skiing and canoeing. Another thing that is pretty unique is the Supercar Promenade where some of the most exotic cars are on display.
Cannes Yachting Festival
Every year in September, the Cannes Yachting Festival is being held, With nearly 550 of the latest models of motor yachts and sailboats from many famous shipyards and other type of boats are on display. The Cannes Yachting Festival is split over two venues one of the venues is at the Le Vieux port and the other is at The Port Pierre Canto. One of the venues will show you the new vessels and nautical equipment and the other venue will show previously owned boats. If you go to the Le Vieux Port you will find 7 separate sections, were different groups of boats or products will be on display. One of the bigger sections is the Superyacht Extension where the largest boats will be show, the yachts in this section are up to 55 meter. The Cannes Yachting Festival has also added two new events to the show. The first is a sport event it is an Festival SUP night, this is a relay race of stand-up paddle boarders which have to race each other over a distance of about 100 km. The second event is the Concours d’Élégance which features a parade of collector boats right in the center of the Vieux Port de Cannes.