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boot Düsseldorf

48th International Boat Show

January 20-28, 2018
Düsseldorf, Germany

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Discover the new boot Düsseldorf

An unbelievable variety, spectacular maritime highlights, a feel for coming trends. That's the boot Düsseldorf you've known up until now. In addition to the time-proven ingredients, the new boot Düsseldorf will offer much more: an innovative marketing and communication strategy that addresses new target groups, a new and attractive trade fair design, and exciting and wide ranging themes that make the trade fair even more interesting. That is how boot Düsseldorf will present itself in 2017, once again as the most important driving force for the entire maritime sports and lifestyle industry and as a unique platform for increased sales.

  • No. 1 worldwide: the most important gathering place for the industry
  • Over 2.35 million square feet of presentation and event space
  • New exciting themes and events
  • Highly attentive marketing via the latest methods of communication
  • Extensive reporting and coverage by the media
  • First-class support by Messe Düsseldorf's competent team, worldwide

Facts & Figures

boot Dusseldorf 2017
48th International Boat Show


Dates & Times Location / Address

January 20-28, 2018
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. daily

boot Düsseldorf is an annual trade show.
Future staging:  January 2019

Düsseldorf Fairgrounds / Messegelände
Halls 1 - 17
40474 Düsseldorf
Show Organizer In Cooperation With

Messe Düsseldorf GmbH
Messeplatz / Stockumer Kirchstrasse 61
40474 Düsseldorf

Bundesverband Wassersportwirtschaft e.V.
Gunther-Plüschow-Strasse 8
50829 Köln-Ossendorf, Germany
Main Product Categories:
  • Boats and Yachts
  • Engines and Related Equipment
  • Shipping/Yachting Equipment and Accessories
  • Canoes, Kayaks, Rowing, Rafting Accessories and Services
  • Water Skiing, Wake Boarding, Knee Boarding
  • Jet Skiing
  • Surfing, Wind Surfing, Kite Surfing
  • Fishing
  • Maritime Art and Handicrafts
  • Organizations, Institutions, Clubs
  • Marinas, Water-Sport Facilities
  • Services

Results from boot Düsseldorf 2016:
247,000 visitors from 52 countries and 1,800 exhibitors.

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Contact Us

boot Düsseldorf Project Team:

U.S. Exhibit Space Sales, U.S. Exhibitor Services

Justin Kesselring
Project Manager

U.S. Trade Press and Advertising

Anne Meerboth-Maltz
Senior Director of Corporate Communications and Public Releations


Messe Düsseldorf North America
150 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 2920
Chicago, IL 60601

Tel. (312) 781-5180
Fax (312) 781-5188

Visitor Registration

Visitor Entrance Tickets and Show Catalogues can be purchased through the boot online Ticket Shop:

Please click here to access our boot Ticket Shop.

Messe Dusseldorf North America Located at 150 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 2920, Chicago, IL. Phone: 312-781-5180. .