Dubai International Boat Show is back for 2019, and there’s tonnes of things to see and do at this popular event.
The show runs from Tuesday February 26 until Sunday March 2 at Dubai Water Canal in Jumeirah, near Jumeirah Ladies’ Club.
Head down between 3pm and 9.30pm every day of the event to get involved with a range of activities. And there will be a massive collection of boats on show from more than 40 countries.
The Dubai International Boat Show is the largest and most established boat show in the region.
Whether you’re looking to buy a boat, take a trip on a superyacht or check out the latest diving innovation, there’s loads to keep you occupied.
This year the show is also the only dedicated show for the UAE diving community, teaming up with Dive MENA.
When bought online, tickets start from Dhs55 for adults and Dhs25 for kids while a family pass (for two adults and two kids) costs Dhs160 and are on sale now at 800tickets.com. On the door, it's Dhs65 for adults.
There are loads of activities going on too, as well as retail village where you can buy a range of jewellery, swimwear and more.
See yourself as an extreme sports fan? Check out the range of “sea toys”, which include a Ravik electric surfboard, a Seabob (an underwater diver), the Seacraft (an underwater scooter) and more.
On Friday March 1 at 6pm there’s also the chance to marvel at the experts at the Fly Board Championship. At 6.30pm there will be a Free Style Aquabike competition where riders perform stunts in the air above the sea. There’s also an Aquabike Championship.
Throughout the whole event there will be a fishing competition, too.
It’s time to book your tickets.
Dhs55 (adults, online), Dhs65 (adults, on the door). Feb 26-Mar 2. Dubai Water Canal, Jumeirah, boatshowdubai.com. For tickets click here.