Qatar International Boat Show

"Establishing the Middle East’s premier yachting lifestyle event"

Date: 28/11/2017 To: 02/12/2017
Time: 02:30pm to 09:30pm


As a part of Al Mannai Group's pledge to the Qatar National Vision 2030, QIBS' 16 lured a wealth of new and returning visitors to the country and organisers have an ambitious mandate to build upon that momentum going forward.


Venue: Porto Arabia
Location: The Pearl, Doha, Mohammed Bin Al Thani St, Bin Omran District, , Doha, Qatar
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Tel: +974 44481 7072


Qatar International Boat Show is a must-exhibit event for boaters and anyone thinking of getting into boating as it serves as an ideal maritime-industry networking platform and a key business driver for the marine sector boosting regional marine industry. Each year this event brings the entire recreational boating industry together – manufacturers, dealers and boating consumers.

Qatar International Boat Show 2017 will take place from 28th November to 2nd December 2017 at Porto Arabia, The Pearl- Qatar, from 2.30pm to 9.30pm Wednesday to Saturday.

New home for Qatar International Boat Show 2017

QIBS 2017 will celebrate its 5th Edition at Porto Arabia, The Pearl Qatar- one of the most popular areas in Doha and a premium mega yacht marina.
The new exhibition area comprises shows both on land and in the water with 30,000 sqm of water basin surface, over 50 boats in the water, and more than 5,000 sqm of pavilions and outdoor areas, with over 100 exhibitors.

QIBS is spread over five areas

QIBS, is an established premium yachting event, is set to increase in number of visitors and exhibitors by 15% from the fourth edition and will be housed within five top quality exhibition areas.
• Marina Display
• External Display Area
• Shipyards and Boatyards
• Equipment Accessories and Services
• Luxury products and Services
In addition, the exhibition will encompass new floorplan within the show, introducing new elements such as a large floating pontoon for the VIP area.