Cannes Yachting Festival News Archive

  • Lionel Richie Kicks Off Show Season for Ferretti Group September 12 2019

    Lionel Richie Kicks Off Show Season for Ferretti Group

    September is now well underway, and the yachting industry has
    swooped in on Europe for the most important boat shows of the
    year. Last week, Ferretti Group kicked off the season in..

  • Wally Unveils New 101-foot High Sailing Yacht September 11 2019

    Wally Unveils New 101-foot High Sailing Yacht

    Since Wally became part of the Ferretti Group at the beginning of
    this year, observers to the yachting industry have eagerly
    awaited news of how the plans for the brand would unfold under..

  • The Superyachts Set to Steal the Limelight at Cannes August 12 2019

    The Superyachts Set to Steal the Limelight at Cannes

    With September fast approaching, anticipation for another Cannes
    Yachting Festival is building. Every year since 1977 the
    luxurious surrounding of the bay of Cannes has welcomed the most..

  • Countdown to Cannes: Anticipating The 42nd Edition July 24 2019

    Countdown to Cannes: Anticipating The 42nd Edition

    Since 1977, the month of September has meant only one thing for
    the sparkling south coast of France: Cannes Yachting Festival.
    The event will this ear take place from the 10-15 September, and..

  • Tommaso Spadolini Picks Up Three Awards at Cannes September 20 2018

    Tommaso Spadolini Picks Up Three Awards at Cannes

    Tommaso Spadolini has gained coveted recognition at the World
    Yachts Trophies 2018. The Italian architect and designer was
    awarded three prizes across the course of an eventful evening in..

  • Ferretti Group Clinch Six Awards September 18 2018

    Ferretti Group Clinch Six Awards

    This year at the Cannes Yachting Festival, the Ferretti Group has
    clinched a record six awards in the World Yacht Trophies 2018.
    The competition jury highlighted the premiers for the Ferretti..

  • 90m DAR Awarded Yacht of the Year September 17 2018

    90m DAR Awarded Yacht of the Year

    Oceanco’s recently delivered 90m motoryacht, DAR, has been
    granted the World Yacht Trophy Award at the 2018 Cannes Yachting
    Festival. Also receiving honours at the award ceremony at the..

  • Gulf Craft Present Two New Superyachts at CYF September 13 2018

    Gulf Craft Present Two New Superyachts at CYF

    Gulf Craft, alongside the exclusive Majesty Yachts dealer for
    France, Aurora Yachts, is presenting at new models, Majesty 125
    named M/Y Altavita, and Majesty 100 named M/Y Svetlana at the..

  • Sting Performs at Annual Ferretti Group Event September 11 2018

    Sting Performs at Annual Ferretti Group Event

    The Ferretti Group has once again collaborated with the Yacht
    Club de Monaco for the fourth year to host a unique concert and
    preview titled Private Preview, which was held on the 8th..

  • CdM to present Gatto at Cannes September 10 2018

    CdM to present Gatto at Cannes

    Italian shipyard Cantiere delle Marche (CdM) has announced that
    its latest launch, M/Y Gatto, will be presented at this year’s
    Cannes Yachting Festival, held at Vieux Port and Port Pierre..

  • Benetti’s Line Up at CYF 2018 September 04 2018

    Benetti’s Line Up at CYF 2018

    Next week Benetti will return once again to the Cannes Yachting
    Festival (CYF), running from 11 to 16 September. The Italian
    shipyard will showcase three exclusive models from the Class..

  • Gulf Craft Delivers Sixth Majesty 125 September 04 2018

    Gulf Craft Delivers Sixth Majesty 125

    Gulf Craft Shipyard has announced the delivery of the sixth model
    in the Majesty 125 series named M/Y AltaVita. The 38-metre
    superyacht is the third model to be delivered in Europe and will..

  • Ferretti Looks to Acquire Big Brand Wally September 03 2018

    Ferretti Looks to Acquire Big Brand Wally

    First insinuated by Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera and
    further confirmed by both parties, Ferretti Group is in
    negotiations with the Luca Bassani brand, Wally, regarding a..

  • Editor’s Note: Surviving the Yacht Show Season August 30 2018

    Editor’s Note: Surviving the Yacht Show Season

    As the summer months draw to a close, the boat show season comes
    into sight and with it the excitement of what lies ahead. With
    less than four weeks until the start of the Monaco Yacht Show..

  • Burgess Announces Cannes Yachting Festival Line-up August 30 2018

    Burgess Announces Cannes Yachting Festival Line-up

    In the close run-up to the Cannes Yachting Festival (CYF) 2018
    which takes place 11th to 16th September, luxury brokerage
    company, Burgess, have announced its exciting fleet of..

  • Imperial to Premiere at Cannes Yachting Festival August 30 2018

    Imperial to Premiere at Cannes Yachting Festival

    Imperial Yachts has announced that for the first time, it will be
    exhibiting at Cannes Yachting Festival 2018 this September. On
    display will be a selection of brokerage and charter superyachts,..

  • SolarImpact to Reveal First Ocean-Going Solar Yacht August 16 2018

    SolarImpact to Reveal First Ocean-Going Solar Yacht

    Following five years of research; Swiss company SolarImpact Yacht
    AG, is excited to reveal the world’s first ocean-going solar
    yacht at this years Cannes Yachting Festival (CYF). The..

  • Ferretti Group Heads to FLIBS with 19 Yachts August 06 2018

    Ferretti Group Heads to FLIBS with 19 Yachts

    The Italian multinational yacht building company, Ferretti Group,
    will have a strong presence at this year’s Fort Lauderdale
    International Boat Show (FLIBS). The Group are excited to..

  • Nautical Range ‘Unica’ to be Launched at CYF July 23 2018

    Nautical Range ‘Unica’ to be Launched at CYF

    This September at the Cannes Yachting Festival (CYF), Besenzoni
    will showcase its new brand Unica, which offers a collection of
    unique yacht accessories. The Italian firm will also take the..

  • Astondoa Prepares for Cannes Yachting Festival July 17 2018

    Astondoa Prepares for Cannes Yachting Festival

    As the Cannes Yachting Festival (CYF) approaches, Astondoa is
    preparing for its European premiere of the first model in its 110
    Century range. This range of yachts pays tribute to the Spanish..

  • Gulf Craft Showcase New Majesty Models July 16 2018

    Gulf Craft Showcase New Majesty Models

    Last week we reported on the addition of Gulf Craft’s 54.4m
    Majesty 175 to Drettman Yachts’ sales fleet. This week sees the
    UAE-based shipyard set to showcase two of its vessels from the..

  • Azimut Unveils its Grande 32 Metri June 26 2018

    Azimut Unveils its Grande 32 Metri

    Azimut Yachts has announced it will debut its new Azimut Grande
    32 Metri at the Cannes Yachting Festival in September. The Grande
    32 Metri promises to be an 'avant-garde' superyacht debuting this..

  • Invictus 320 GT to Debut at Cannes Yachting Festival June 25 2018

    Invictus 320 GT to Debut at Cannes Yachting Festival

    Invictus prepares to debut its 320 GT at this year’s renowned
    Cannes Yachting Festival. The 10m tender is the third model in
    the GT range and features a combination of properties taken from..

  • Cannes Yachting Festival to Showcase Luxury Gallery June 21 2018

    Cannes Yachting Festival to Showcase Luxury Gallery

    Last year’s Cannes Yachting Festival saw the launch of a
    dedicated Luxury Gallery that showcased some of the finest luxury
    goods to be found anywhere in the world – and so successful was..

  • CCN Launches 31m Champagne Coloured Francesca June 20 2018

    CCN Launches 31m Champagne Coloured Francesca

    Francesca, the sixth superyacht in Italian yard Cerri Cantieri
    Navali’s successful 102’ Flyingsport line, has been launched.
    Following the recent launch of CCN's 40m Kanga, the yard's busy..