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Cannes Yachting Festival September 12 – 17th, 2023

As the first show in the boating season, the Yachting Festival is Europe’s leading in-water boating event. The major players in pleasure yachting come here to launch the show season by showcasing their new premiere.

Cannes Yachting Festival September 12 - 17th, 2023

The Cannes Festival Experience

Visitors attending the event’s two sites, in Vieux Port and Porto Canto, will have the opportunity to immerse themselves in a full yachting experience, with onboard sessions and sea trials taking place throughout the festival.

Complimentary transport between the two marinas will be offered so that guests can seamlessly travel between the exhibits.

Yacht enthusiasts will be brimming with anticipation as many brand-new models coming onto the market will be debuting at the festival.

Cannes Yachting Festival September 12 - 17th, 2023

In addition to the fleet on display, there will be numerous auxiliary exhibits presented at the festival, with various high-end jewellery stands and nautical merchandise also available for purchase.

Away from the festival, the city of Cannes brings with it a unique energy that cannot be found in many places. A sense of luxury beams through the city which plays host to the event.

Lined with stunning beaches, chic boutiques and lavish hotels, Cannes is the perfect stop-off point on a charter visit to the French Riviera.

About the Cannes Yachting Festival

More than 600 boats attend each year with approximately 200 of the fleet making their global or show debut. As such, the six-day Cannes event is renowned for unveiling the latest luxury charter yachts, and in doing so attracts top shipyards from around the world.

Prestigious exhibits presented by the world’s largest shipyards can be found in the Vieux Port. Highlights of the location include the ‘Super Yachts Extension’, home to the largest yachts measuring up to 55 metres.

Sailing boats on display with flags at Cannes Yachting Festival, surrounded by sea and clear blue sky.

More superyachts go on display across the bay in Port Canto. This section of the show is dedicated to around 55 large second-hand yachts available for both sale and