boot Düsseldorf

21. - 29. January 2023 | International fair for boats and water sports

The "boot" in Dusseldorf is the world's largest and most international indoor fair for boats and water sports. It takes place every year and is a pure public exhibition. At an exhibition area of 220,000 square meters the visitor will be informed about the services and products relating to water sports. In particular, innovations and trends are the focus of the show. Participating and trying is the motto of this fair, the opportunity can be found in elaborately designed theme worlds, where the visitors are given the opportunity to test new products from various fields. These theme worlds are based on the priorities of the fair: sailing, motor boats, superyachts, boat equipment, diving, water tourism, trend sports, fishing and canoeing. The boat fair is the ideal place to plan your next vacation or to get ideas. Whether sailing in the large pool, paddling on the dedicated canoe trail or diving in the diving tower, here the visitors can try and enjoy almost everything around water. In addition, information sessions on topics such as underwater photography and innovative fishing techniques are garanteeing for an unforgettable visit.

Honoured interested parties, due to the effects of the corona virus, the fair 2022 will be postponed to this new date.

On the whole the organisers welcomed on the 9 days of the fair, from 20. January to 28. January 2018, about 1923 exhibitors from 68 countries and 247000 visitors from 94 countries on the boot in Düsseldorf.

The boot will take place on 9 days from Saturday, 21. January to Sunday, 29. January 2023 in Düsseldorf.

In 243 days
21.01.2023 - 29.01.2023*
Saturday - Sunday, 9 days
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Fair location:

Messe Düsseldorf,
Stockumer Höfe, 40474 Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany


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Fair organizer
Messe Düsseldorf GmbH
Stockumer Kirchstr. 61
40474 Düsseldorf, Germany
Tel: +49 (0)211 456001
Fax: +49 (0)211 4560668
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Past editions:
  • 18. - 26. January 2020
  • 19. - 27. January 2019
  • 20. - 28. January 2018
    • 1923 exhibitors from 68 countries
    • 247000 visitors
  • 21. - 29. January 2017
    • 1813 exhibitors from 70 countries
    • 242000 visitors
  • 23. - 31. January 2016
    • 1800 exhibitors
    • 247000 visitors
  • 17. - 25. January 2015
    • 1741 exhibitors from 57 countries
    • 240200 visitors
  • 18. - 26. January 2014
    • 1650 exhibitors from 60 countries
    • 250000 visitors
  • 19. - 27. January 2013
    • 1678 exhibitors from 63 countries
    • 219000 visitors
  • 21. - 29. January 2012
    • 1666 exhibitors from 60 countries
    • 246700 visitors
  • 22. - 30. January 2011
    • 1581 exhibitors from 61 countries
    • 252500 visitors

Fair location:

Messe Düsseldorf,
Stockumer Höfe, 40474 Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany


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Product groups: anchor, boat building materials, boat equipment, boat equipment, canoes, control systems, diving equipment, drives, electric boats, engine, engines, house boats, jet boats, jet skiing, kayaks, kneeboards, marine clothing, maritime art, maritime crafts, motor boats, navigation systems, port construction, rowing boats, sailing boats, small boats, surf equipment, surfboards, wakeboard, water ski, water sports facilities, wetbikes, …

Industry sectors: Boat, Sporting Goods, Water Sports, Yachts, …

Fairs of these Sectors: Boat ShowsSporting Goods Trade ShowsTrade Shows for Water SportsYacht shows

Disclaimer: No responsibility is taken for the correctness of this information. Errors and alterations excepted! Fair dates and exhibition sites are subject to change by the respective trade fair organiser.


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