The first annual Versilia Yachting Rendez-vous will open Thursday, May 11 and run through Sunday, May 14. More than 60 international brands have confirmed their participation in the luxury boat show and a there is a lot of buzz about the special satellite events. Program of events.
The sun has come out and crews have been working day, night and under the rain to make the marina area in Viareggio a location fit for a grand international event. Here's a look at their progress.
Friday - In the Swing of Things
Thursday - Opening Day
Tuesday - Setup Continues in Viareggio
Major participants include the Azimut Benetti Group, Ferretti Group and Sanlorenzo Yachts. The Azimut shipyard will have 12 models on display and some yachts from the Benetti fleet - Classic Supreme 132’ and Crystal 140’ - will be available for exclusive sea trials.
Already in the port awaiting the event is the 55-meter CRN M/Y Atlante; she is expected to be one of the stars of this inaugural luxury boat show.
Information on event parking.