Since its inception in 1992 as a modest event focused on the local maritime industry, the Dubai International Boat Show has evolved in size and popularity to become the largest marine lifestyle show in the massive Middle East.
In the past three decades, the prestigious event has grown into one of the largest and most established boating events on the planet, showcasing the craftsmanship of premier boatbuilders, the adrenaline rush of watersports and the excitement of refined events.
Scheduled to take place from February 28 to March 3, the 30th edition of the show promises luxury superyachts and the finest leisure crafts from across the globe, giving buyers, sellers and boating enthusiasts an opportunity to see the latest and greatest in the market.
2024 Dubai International Boat Show: Key facts
The annual event at the massive Dubai Harbour not only offers a chance to explore glamorous boats docked along the pier, but also a fine moment to see the latest yacht technology and design on display. Overall, it’s an unmissable event, in every sense of the term.
The Dubai International Boat Show is classified as the most prestigious yacht event in the Emirates. Last year’s show attracted 30,000 visitors and over 200 boats on display, besides hosting a number of premium retail outlets. Keep an eye out for the opening hours.
February 28: 15:00 – 20:00
February 29: 15:00 – 20:00
March 1: 15:00 – 21:00
March 2: 15:00 – 21:00
March 3: 15:00 – 20:00
The Dubai yacht event is a platform for networking and socialising with like-minded individuals; whether you are looking to sell your yacht or purchase a new one, the show is the perfect place to make it happen, according to Ocean Independence.
Supercar Promenade and Dive Mena at Dubai Boat Show
Take the opportunity to explore the latest in technology and design. Get a glimpse into the extravagant life on board a luxury yacht at Superyacht Avenue. Talk to industry experts and see the latest technological advances in design.
Between browsing all things yachting, you can also stop off at the Supercar Promenade as Dubai is, unsurprisingly, home to one of the most impressive private car collections on the planet, and some of the rarest supercars will be showcased at the boat event.
If you get lucky, you may even bump into some of the most prominent racing drivers. In addition, you can plunge yourself in the mesmerising underwater world with the Emirates Diving Association, showcasing the latest in diving equipment, technology and electronics.
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