Read our guide to the best 2021 yacht shows, including the upcoming Cannes Yachting Festival, the Monaco Yacht Show, and the Fort Lauderdale Boat Show.
We may already be halfway through the year, but the biggest 2021 yacht shows are still to come. The Cannes Yachting Festival, the Monaco Yacht Show, and the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show are recognised as the biggest yacht shows, offering the ideal events for boating enthusiasts to view new yachts for sale, charter yachts, and meet industry experts.
Keep on reading to learn more about the upcoming 2021 yacht shows and what you can expect at each one.
2021 yacht shows
Cannes Yachting Festival
7-12 September 2021
Marketed as the world’s most eclectic trade show, the Cannes Yachting Festival showcases a superb range of yachts, including new motor yachts, sailing boats, and previously owned vessels.
Held amidst the elegant surroundings of Cannes’ Vieux Port and Port Canto along the French Riviera, this 2021 yacht show will showcase 450 new boats up to 45-metres by the world’s leading boat builders and shipyards. At Port Canto, just on the other side of the Croisette, you’ll find a further 108 sailing yachts, ranging from 10 to 35-metres. The festival will also showcase some 50 second-hand boats, along with a host of nautical toys.
The Luxury Gallery at Vieux Port will showcase a selection of high-end yachting and lifestyle brands, including
watchmakers, jewellers, fashion houses, art, high-tech products, and yachting service providers.
Some of the world’s best yacht brokers will be at the show, ready to guide you on your yachting adventure, whether it be purchasing your first yacht or seeking to upgrade your existing boat.
Monaco Yacht Show 2021
22-25 September 2021
Arguably one of the world’s most prestigious yacht shows, the Monaco Yacht Show 2021 will be held amidst the grander of Port Hercules in one of the world’s most luxurious destinations.
This elegant 2021 yacht show will showcase an exquisite selection of the world’s finest superyachts for sale and charter, including some of the newest and most exciting superyachts new to the market. The Monaco Yacht Show 2021 will also highlight some of the world’s most innovative and exciting tenders and water toys.
Meet industry professionals, including shipyards, designers, Monaco yacht brokers, and other yachting experts, as well as luxury service providers and brands, including helicopter and private jet providers.
Immediately preceding this 2021 yacht show is the Monaco Yacht Summit, which offers valuable industry insights and the opportunity to mingle with yachting experts.
Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show
27-31 October 2021
The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show is the largest in-water yacht show in the world. Held in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, The Fort Lauderdale Boat Show dazzles with the sheer number of boats on display.
This 2021 yacht show will showcase a medley of boats and yachts of all sizes, plus a host of marine accessories, products, and service providers, from boatbuilders to yacht brokerages and elegant luxury lifestyle brands.
The show’s Superyacht Village will showcase a selection of superyachts up to 300-feet, offering a showcase of yachts for the most discerning boating enthusiasts.
Make sure you mark your diary for one of these exciting 2021 yacht shows.