Published: Friday, 17 August 2018

Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) has announced that tickets for the upcoming Abu Dhabi International Boat Show (ADIBS), taking place from October 17-20, can now be bought online through the show website.

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Visitors must book tickets in advance for the opportunity to win the prize, including chances to meet and ride as a passenger in a two-seater F1 powerboat with Team Abu Dhabi Champion, Thani Al Qemzi, yachting adventures by Xclusive Yachts, and experiences in Seakart’s hybrid jet ski inflatable boat.

Over 20,000 visitors are expected to attend ADIBS to witness a visual display of the city’s marine culture and enjoy the experiences on offer at the purpose-built ADNEC Marina, which has a 6m deep channel dedicated to host international events.

Alex Nicholl, Show Director, ADIBS said: “ADIBS is a ‘Uniquely Abu Dhabi’ event, where marine industry professionals and families who love to spend their time and weekends on the water can have a wonderful time exploring Abu Dhabi’s leisure marine offerings. Local and international brands within the industry will showcase their latest products and services to a relevant and unique buying audience.”

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Brands from over 18 countries will join the show, including Italy’s Azimut Yachts, Benetti and Ferretti Yachts, France’s Beneteau and Jeanneau, UK’s Sunseeker and of course, UAE’s Gulf Craft.

The event will feature a range of leisure marine and support services, marine luxury lifestyle products, boat building equipment, navigation and communication devices, water sports, diving and sailing products as well as entertainment, retail and food and beverage outlets. There’s also a sports fishing zone to promote the latest fishing trends and techniques, with talks from field experts and a fishing retail area for visitors to purchase equipment.

First day of the show will be exclusively for VIPs, international and local media, and special guests of exhibitors. The show will be opened to public starting from October 18.

One-day ticket purchased in advance is priced at AED20, and AED30 if buying at the show entrance. A multi-day ticket can be purchased for AED40 for the three days. Children aged 15 years or younger can join for free with an accompanying guardian.