Zagreb Fair commences a new business year with the largest Boat Show of the decade.
The 27th edition the Zagreb Boat Show as the most entrepreneurial fair of its kind in Croatia will present the most abundant contents and the largest exhibition space.
The continental nautical star and one of the flagships of the Zagreb Fair, the Zagreb Boat Show will surprise us once again with six full pavilions featuring more than 300 exhibitors from 23 countries and over 200 attractive vessels.
We can record an increase of 10% in the exhibition segment and 8% in the number of displayed vessels as compared to the last year’s fair.
The fair will bring together almost all most significant Croatian shipbuilders: Pičuljan, Grginić Yachts, Pearl Sea, Bura ships, Arba, Tušek, Remia plast, Bimex, Leidi, Ramina, JK Nautika, Barracuda,...
For the first time the attractive nautical offer of the southern Italian region of Calabria will be displayed. As this region has a long tradition in shipbuilding the most beautiful vessels will be exhibited in the pavilion 7.
2 WORLD PREMIERE VESSELS: RANIERI NEXT 240 SH, GRAND G 420
24 CROATIAN PREMIERES: SEASCAPE 14 and 24, SALPA 23 GRANDSOLEI, ANTARES 6 OB, SEA RAY 210 SPX, SALPA 23x, FOUR WINS HD 240, PRINCE 555 and PRINCE 570, SESSA MARINE KEY LARGO 27, ZODIAC RIB, DELA 3,5, JEANNEAU CAP CAMARAT 9.0 WA, GRAND G850, DONAR OPEN 520, ADMIRAL RIB 410, PIONER, YAM, STARFISHER 650, 790 and 830, FLAMMIFER FFB 590 and 640, GRAND G850
Zagreb Boat Show maintains its position of an unavoidable venue for presentation of vessels and a business-profiled event with the continuous growth of the fair indicators, the interest of visitors and the media.
The fair will display a rich offer of outboard engines, offering under a single roof almost all available models at the Croatian market - Yamaha, Honda, Suzuki, Steyr, Mercury,…
There will be a wide range of equipment and accessories for boats and yachts, diving and fishing equipment, nautical clothing and footwear.
Participating countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Montenegro, Denmark, France, Greece, Croatia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, China, Hungary, Netherlands, Germany, New Zealand, USA, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Thailand, UK.
HUMANITARIAN ACTION FOR CHILDREN WITH AUTISM
RICH PRIZE GAME
In the humanitarian action for autistic children titled Holding breath, Budimir Buda Šobat will try to do something at the Zagreb Boat Show that no one has ever succeeded before - to break the Guinness Record of 24 minutes and 3 seconds in holding breath. The action takes place within the event A look into the blue by the organizer Nemo Adria Rescue Team.
All visitors will be able to try diving in a large swimming pool under expert supervision of diving instructors, organized by Nemo Adria and their event A look into the blue.
From the professional events we highlight the Session of the Association of Small Shipbuilders organized by the Association of Small Shipbuilders at Croatian Chamber of Economy.
The new Maritime Code of the Republic of Croatia is under preparation. It regulates everything related to navigation in the Croatian part of the Adriatic. On this occasion, the Nautical Tourism Association at the Croatian Employers’ Union organizes a discussion on the topic "Awaiting the adoption of the Maritime Code of the Republic of Croatia", with emphasis on the nautical offer and nautical tourism of Croatia.
RICH PRIZE FUND in the amount of 48,594 kn, of which we wish to single out:
- Cruise for 6 – weekend hire of a motor yacht MIRAKUL 30 Hardtop, Grginić Yachts, Zagreb
- Regatta YCB of choice during 2018 – gift certificate for up to 8 persons on board, day trip to Kornati islands and trip through the Love channel for 6, Yachting center Biograd, Biograd
The jubilee 10th HOTEL & GASTROTEH, the International Gastronomy, Hotel and Restaurant Equipment Fair will be held at the same time. By joining two complementary fairs in one term we have created a comprehensive Croatian nautical eno-gastronomy offer. The accompanying event Olive festival will be an excellent addition to the overall programme. Under a single roof, we will connect all producers, distributors and exhibitors who can offer their best nautical and gastronomy products in order to boost Croatia's tourist offer.
The fairs are expected to attract more than 30,000 visitors.
The fairs will be inaugurated by Mr. Milan Bandić, Mayor of the City of Zagreb on Wednesday, 21 February 2018 at 11.00 h in the Aula between pavilions 10A and 11A of the Zagreb Fair.
ADMISSION TICKET PRICES
- Single ticket 30.00 kn
- Single ticket for pupils, students and pensioners 20.00 kn
- Permanent ticket 80.00 kn
For group visits of 25 or more persons 20% discount will be allowed.
WORKING HOURS OF THE FAIR:
- Wednesday-Saturday 10.00 - 19.00 h
- Sunday 10.00 - 18.00 h
Working hours of the Olive festival:
- Friday (23 February) 15.00 - 19.00 h
- Saturday (24 February) 10.00 - 19.00 h
- Sunday (25 February) 10.00 - 18.00 h
PRIVILEGES FOR VISITORS
Croatian Railways Passenger transport will grant visitors from Croatia and Slovenia 40% discount to the return ticket price.
Located in the Aula between pavilions 10A and 11A the Press center will be available to journalists every day during the run of the fairs.
Phone: +385 1 6503 524, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Press accreditations can be obtained based on the prior written request at the information desk, South Gate of the Zagreb Fair.