The 50th boot Int. Boat Show | 19th - 27th January 2019


The 50th Dusseldorf International Boat Show | Saturday19th -  Sunday 27th January 2019

The Dusseldorf International Boat Show is held annually in Messe, Dusseldorf, Germany. Also known as “boot”, the Dusseldorf boat show is one of the world's premier boat shows, with an astounding 250,000 visitors from over 90 countries attending. This unique ‘indoor only event’ enables visitors the chance to view vessels of up to 180grt in their entirety, something that no other show offers. 

The first Dusseldorf boat show was held in November 1969 and started with 116 exhibitors from 8 countries. That figure has now significantly increased with exhibitor attendance exceeding over 1900, from 68 different nations.

The world's largest water sports fair guarantees great eyes and giant fun. Because here it is not just watching, but participating! Program and events in each of the boot theme worlds and special shows, stars & guests on the stages, lectures & workshops with experts as well as premieres & product innovations in the halls. You can experience all this and much more about water sports at boot Düsseldorf 2019!

The main focus of the show is on motor and sailing yachts, for which "boot" is said to be the world's largest marketplace.  Other luxury and Superyachts will also be on display, with boat builders, sea bears and sail makers exhibiting their products and skills.  Other exhibitors include those from the world of diving, water sports and fishing with visitors being able to experience wake boarding and kitesurfing, join the sailing school or visit the Cruise Pavilion and Beach World, with its unique shows and competitions.