12th - 17th Sep 2017
Celebrating its fortieth anniversary, the Cannes Yachting Festival 2017 is sure to light up the Bay of Cannes.
Consistently impressing discerning crowds to a range of stunning superyachts and social events, the Cannes Yachting Festival has earned a reputation for being one of the most prestigious dates on the calendar.
Establishing itself on the superyacht scene in 1977, the show is now entering it's fortieth year, a landmark anniversary which is sure to make the event even more spectacular than those in years gone by.
To mark such an occasion, the organisers of the Cannes Yachting Festival will be unveiling the 'Luxury Gallery' in the Palais de Festivals, an exhibition which will host a number of premium brands related to the superyacht lifestyle.
As well as premiering new superyachts and opening doors to informative seminars, the festival has developed a reputation for lining both “Le Vieux Port” and “The Port Pierre Canto” with a fantastic array of luxury brands. This year's official partners will include; Maerati, Fred, Louis Roederer, and azur Helicopteres.
Offering the ideal opportunity for prospective buyers to undertake sea trials around the French Riviera, the festival also boasts a number of dedicated spaces for both shipyards and industry players.
Cannes, the iconic setting for the equally glamorous Cannes Film Festival, is the perfect environment for such outstanding superyachts. For your chance to be part of the start of show season, please contact your preferred charter broker.
Welcoming industry players and hosting outstanding superyachts, the Cannes Yachting Festival is all but unmissable
LOCAL DESTINATION INFORMATION
Backed by gentle hills and flanked to the southwest by the rugged cliffs and wild rivers of the Corniche d’Esterel, the exuberant seaside town of Cannes has become a sybaritic haven for those looking to escape in unrivalled luxury. Famed for its Fifties status as a millionaires playground and the glittering annual film festival, it still retains the charm, glamour and allure of its heyday.