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A dream floating on water

Discover Cannes Yachting Festival
With more than 550 boats on display in water and on land and more than 100 world premiere editions, the three exceptional French Riviera sites: the ‘Vieux Port’, the ‘Port Pierre Canto’ and the "Palais des Festivals", located at either end of the famous Croisette in Cannes, are just right for hosting Europe’s leading in-water boat show.

First gathering of the season, the Cannes Yachting Festival show brings together the key players in pleasure boating and international luxury yachting, whether they are exhibitors showcasing their new vessels, products, services or visitors--yacht owners or future buyers--enthusiastic and eager to take advantage of a unique opportunity offered by this show: sea trials!

What could be better than taking the helm of a magnificent luxurious yacht, experiencing the sensation of sailing, before making the purchase?

Along the quays and pontoons, the show’s well-informed visitor will enthusiastically discover, in a unique atmosphere, the finest vessels on offer today from shipyards around the world, floating gems gathered together in a single showcase. Yachting lovers from every continent will appreciate the magical atmosphere of a real in-water show.
Vieux Port
The world’s finest boats
With over 500 new boats on display in water, the Vieux Port has everything it takes to present a preview of the finest new models from the leading international shipyards in a magnificent setting.

The quality and density of the show stands out on the water through the mixed offer of motorboats and sailing boats 10 to 50 metres long and on land by the presence of many exhibitors dedicated to services and equipment for increasingly sophisticated boats…
Port Pierre Canto
Brokers offer the best performances
Like the finest yachts, the top European and American brokers are putting into Port Pierre Canto to offer us an enchanting panorama.
Palais des Festival
From dream to reality, from tradition to modernity, from extreme refinement to the most highly specialised innovation, the most prestigious trademarks are coming to the Palais des Festivals to offer the impossible.

The art of living on board continues to evolve to meet the requirement owners. With more finesse and research in the development of design board, exhibitors present all their expertise in the Palais des Festivals.