The Boot Düsseldorf is the largest world-renowned boat and water sports fair. The event will be hosted once again from January 21 to 29 2023 at the Messe Düsseldorf exhibition centre in Düsseldorf, Germany. As one of the largest boat shows of its kind in Europe, with almost 450,000 visitors and 800 exhibitors from 50 countries around the world, it is sure to be the one of the most thrilling editions in years, and it is intended to surprise and exceed all visitors’ expectations.
Boot Düsseldorf 2023 offers a wide variety of boats on exhibition for both sailors and motor boaters, going from a dinghy, to a sailboat or a large luxury yacht. The comprehensive range speaks for itself! In addition to the boats on display, the show also features a range of marine-related products and services, including navigation systems, fishing gear… On top of that, all types of water equipment will be in the spotlight for various sports such as diving, surfing, skimboarding, kite surfing, stand up paddling, canoeing and sport fishing.
New Attractions and Activities Await Visitors at the Annual International Boating Event
The newly appointed co-directors Karin Ruckenbauer, Timo Sönnick and Markus Rademacher are building up anticipation for this show with new attractions and activities planned for visitors. With twelve very different themed worlds, this show provides a unique opportunity for guests to experience and immerse into the yachting culture and lifestyle from a variety of angles by offering action-packed activities and an exciting stage programme. It is sure to be an exciting event for anyone interested in boats, yachts, and all things marine.
Boot Düsseldorf and the European Boating Industry will begin and execute the eighth edition of the annual International Breakfast Meeting on January Tuesday 24th from 08:30 to 10:30. The topic will be “Qualification & skills: Addressing current and future challenges”. This year will focus on one of the biggest challenges in the industry, the lack of workers with the right skills. Top-level speakers from the industry, as well as associations and European institutions, will get together to discuss and share solutions for the boating industry. Each of the nine days at the brand-new blue innovation dock (bid) in Hall 10 will have a different important theme for the industry.
International Sailing and Motorboat Competitions Highlight Annual Boating Event
One of the highlights of the Boot Düsseldorf 2023 will be the international sailing and motorboat competitions. These competitions will feature some of the world’s best sailors and powerboaters, and will include races for both dinghies and larger boats. In addition to the boats and competitions, the Boot Düsseldorf 2023 will also feature a variety of entertainment and activities. There will be live music and performances throughout the day, as well as food and drink stands offering a wide range of international cuisines. There will also be a children’s area with activities and games specifically designed for young visitors.
Beginners and experienced captains will truly find everything at boot that they need for their unique passion. Discover dinghies, catamarans, noble yachts, real innovations and inspiration for your next trip. And if you want to set sail for the first time, there’s personal advice and valuable tips from experts in the “start sailing” area!
The Boot will also feature a number of special events and exhibitions. These will include presentations on marine-related topics, such as environmental protection and the latest marine technology. There will also be a special area dedicated to vintage boats, where visitors can see and learn about some of the most iconic and historic boats from a long time ago.
Whether you are an experienced sailor or just someone who enjoys being on the water, this boat show will surely be one of a kind. Therefore, it is a great event for boat enthusiasts, and it is also a wonderful opportunity for the general public to experience and learn about the sailing world. There are so many boats to see and activities to do that you will want to spend the entire day there!
Attending Boot Düsseldorf 2023: Tips and Information for Visitors
If you are planning to attend the Boot Düsseldorf 2023, there are a few things you should keep in mind. First and foremost, be sure to purchase tickets in advance. The show is extremely popular, and tickets can sell out quickly. It is also a good idea to book a hotel room well in advance, as the show attracts visitors from all over the world and accommodations can fill up quickly.
Another important thing to consider is transportation. The Messe Düsseldorf exhibition centre is located just outside the city centre, and there are several options for getting there. The most convenient option is probably the train, as there is a station located just a few minutes from the exhibition centre. However, there are also several bus and tram lines that run to the boat show, and there is a wide range of parking spaces for those who prefer to drive.
Whether you are a seasoned sailor or just someone who loves being on the water, the show has something for everyone. With its wide range of boats and yachts, competitions, entertainment, and special events, the Boot Düsseldorf 2023 is not to be missed. Mark your calendar for the biggest boating events of the year, which takes place each year in January, and get ready for an exciting and highly anticipated event that is sure to be a memorable experience for all who attend.
See you soon at Boot Düsseldorf!