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Festival De La Plaisance Cannes

September 11-16, 2012

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With 583 boats on display in water and on land, 173 of which will be on show for the first time ever, the two exceptional French Riviera sites, the ‘Vieux Port’ and ‘Port Pierre Canto’, located at either end of the famous Croisette in Cannes, are just right for hosting Europe’s leading in-water boat show.

The first gathering of the season, the Cannes show brings together the key players in pleasure boating and international luxury yachting, whether they be exhibitors showcasing their new vessels, products and services or visitors--yacht owners or future buyers--enthusiastic and eager to take advantage of a unique opportunity offered by this show: the sea trials! What could be better than taking the helm of a magnificent luxurious yacht, experiencing the sensation of sailing, before making the purchase?

Along the quays and pontoons, the show’s well-informed visitor will enthusiastically discover, in a unique atmosphere, the finest vessels on offer today from shipyards around the world, floating gems gathered together in a single showcase. Yachting lovers from every continent will appreciate the magical atmosphere of a real in-water show.

The Festival in figures:
583 boats
425 exhibitors
173 vessels on show for the first time
181 boats more than 20m length


Access : From 10.00 am to 7.00 pm everyday of the Show. From 10.00 am to 6.00 pm on Sunday.

Getting to the Show:

By car: take “Autoroute A8”, exit at “Cannes / Mougins”

By taxi: Allo Taxi Cannes - 24/7
Tel: +33 (0)890 712 227 (0.15€ TTC/mn)

By train: take the train to Cannes SNCF train station, Place de la Gare.
Tel: +33 (0)892 35 35 35 (0.15€ TTC/mn)

By Air:
fly to the Nice Côte d'Azur International Airport.
Tel: +33 (0)820 423 333 (0.15€ TTC/mn)


  • Street: Cannes Vieux Port & Port Pierre Canto
  • Country: France