Cannes Yachting Festival

Sep. 2018
Port of Cannes

The 41th Cannes Yachting Festival will be held from Tuesday 11th to Sunday 16th September 2018, along the quays of the Vieux Port and Port Pierre Canto, and inside the Espace Riviera exhibition hall.


Meet the Riviera Ports network teams at the JETEE 152 booth (on the Albert Edouard Pier).


The five ports offer several types of contracts, according to the size of boat and your need for short duration stays (several days or months), stays during winter (7 months), stays during summer (5 months), long duration (11 months), stays during events or annual berths.


CYF key figures

With 300,000 m² of exhibition space on land and in the water, and more than 630 boats on display, the Cannes Yachting Festival is Europe’s leading in-water boat show and arguably the world’s most prestigious. It attracts more than 51,000 visitors from the four corners of the earth, who come to discover an international gathering of close to 200 new models, on show for first time ever worldwide.


Europe’s leading in-water exhibition, the Cannes Yachting Festival is a unique venue offering show goers the opportunity to preview the finest jewels of the sea. Yacht owners and buyers from countries around the world gather in this magical ambiance where the new vessels in the Vieux Port and the pre-owned ones in Port Pierre Canto are displayed to the great delight of yacht lovers.

This extraordinary event takes place in Cannes from 12th to 17th September 2017 and is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year. A favourite place where glamour and luxury meet!

  • More than 51 000 visitors
  • 630 boats in water
  • 191 new models
  • 140 vessels over 20 metres long
  • 300,000 m² net exhibition space
  • 530 exhibitors

Pushing Back the Boundaries

Accommodate all of the world’s finest vessels is what the show’s organiser would like to do. That is why they are continually pushing back the boundaries of the impossible to open the way to new exhibition areas.

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