2023 Boat Show Calendar
The sailing season is in full swing in some parts of the world – whilst we’re just warming up here in the UK other countries are getting ready to host some spectacular boat shows.
Here’s all the main boat shows around the world in 2023 so you have all the dates in your boat event calendar if you’re keen to attend some of the big events.
Palm Beach Boat Show 23rd – 26th March, West Palm Beach, Florida
Returning to Florida’s East Coast, The Palm Beach Boat Show hosts the world’s finest superyachts, boats and exhibitors on the sun-dappled West Palm Beach. This is one of the most prolific events of the USA boating calendar, attracting thousands of visitors to the four-day boating event.
This boat show brings together majestic superyachts and leading boat brands – expect on-the-water demonstrations, tips and exhibitors presenting brand new products and services.
Mediterranean Yacht Show, 29th April – 3rd May, Nafplion, Greece
This yacht show takes place in the beautiful area of Nafplion in Greece – it has a host of attractions and amenities showcasing the very best of the yachting lifestyle.
It’s been going since 2014 and has around 100 superyachts and an abundance of especially curated exhibitors. Brokers and industry professionals can meet the captains and crew, plus it’s the perfect place to learn about the attending yachts and the experience of sailing in Greece.
Cannes Yachting Festival, 12th-17th September, Vieux Port, Cannes
Back for its 46th edition this is the staple event for both the yachting and social calendars of Cannes. This show is one of the leading in-water yacht shows in Europe – it attracts around 700 boats each year which are divided between two iconic marinas; Vieux Port and Port Canto.
Cannes Yachting Festival sets itself aside from other yachting events by offering visitors rare opportunities to indulge in sea trials on various motor yachts and luxury yacht charters, providing first-hand experience of the yachting lifestyle at its best.
Southampton Boat Show, 15th-24th September, Mayflower Park, Southampton
This show features everything in the leisure marine industry from paddleboards to superyachts and all the products and services you need for life on or around the water. You’ll find sector-specific zones, exhibitors and exciting attractions making sure there’s something for everyone.
Monaco Yacht Show, 27th-30th September, Monte Carlo, Monaco
This premium yachting event is scheduled to return again to the beautiful Port Hercule, pushing boundaries for the utmost VIP indulgence and welcoming a plethora of luxury charter yachts and prestige yachts. Visitors will have the opportunity to view some of the most esteemed yachts on the market and experience a truly exclusive VIP environment.
Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, 25th-29th October, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
This is the largest in-water boat show in the world and it’s set to return to the Florida coast, spread across seven locations and featuring six miles of floating docks. Hosting all types of yachts, from sleek sports yachts to sunning superyachts and plenty of luxury yacht charters – it never fails to deliver!