Dubai Pre-owned Boat Show Opens Next Weekend
Family Event to be held from 5-7 November 2015 at Dubai Creek Marina
Dubai – 28th October 2014: Boat lovers and foodies alike get ready for the return of the Dubai Pre-owned Boat Show 2015, located at the iconic Dubai Creek Marina. The action-packed, boat-fuelled weekend is set to be one not to miss.The annual event, which opens to the public next Thursday, 5th November through to Saturday, 7th November, will not only offer a variety of boats to match varying budgets both for sale and to rent, but will also feature a raft of fun activities for the whole family, from a dedicated kids’ corner by Funky Monkeys, to The Island, offering live entertainment and a delicious live BBQ station with thirst quenching beverages to enjoy. In addition, there will be a host of food trucks from the F&B village, a variety of water-based races and activities, thrills by Adventure HQ and a host of prizes to be won every day.
Commenting on the event, Abdullah Ali Al Noon, Marina Operations Manager – Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club, said; “The Dubai Pre-owned Boat Show is free to attend and there is something for everyone to enjoy, from boat fans looking to buy or rent a vessel or to families looking for a fun activity. We witnessed sales of AED11 million at last year’s show with 85 pre-owned boats on sale and we are looking forward to welcoming more visitors and increased levels of sales this year.”
The show opens at 4 pm to 8 pm on Thursday, 5th November, and between 11 am to 8 pm on Friday, 6th and Saturday, 7th November. Family activities will take place on both Friday and Saturday between 1pm and 6pm. Entrance is free however some activities may be subject to a nominal fee. The unique event, now in its 6thyear, will see buyers and sellers from throughout the region coming together to network and trade, offering a range of services to effectively allow boat buyers to “buy and sail” on the same day, it is open to buyers and sellers from across the Middle East.
About Dubai Creek Golf and Yacht Club;
Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club is the premier golf resort in the Middle East located in the heart of Dubai. The resort incorporates an 18 hole championship golf course, voted one of the world’s ‘Top 100 Must-Play Golf Courses’, a 9 hole Par 3 course, golf academy, six restaurants and bars, gymnasium, tropical swimming pool, the 225-bedroom Park Hyatt Dubai, 92 residential executive villas and a 121-berth marina.
As a living community designed specifically for yachting enthusiasts, Dubai Creek Marina offers superb facilities at the heart of Dubai’s waterfront with berthing, on-site chandlery, fully equipped workshop and boat repair yard facilities available. Dubai Creek Marina received the award for the Boat Yard/Maintenance of the year in the Arabian Gulf Yachting Awards 2010.