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.
On the whole the organisers welcomed on the 9 days of the fair, from 20. Januar to 28. Januar 2018, about 1923 exhibitors from 68 countries and 247000 visitors from 94 countries on the boot in Düsseldorf.
The 51st boot takes place on 9 days from Sat., 18.01.2020 to Sun., 26.01.2020 in Düsseldorf.