Dockwalk - The Essential Site for Captains and Crew - Events

Upcoming events for superyacht captains and crew 
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Marina Genova staff vs. Crew Match 

Every Tuesday evening 

Sestri Ponente 

Compete in a staff versus crew football match every Tuesday at 8 p.m. For more information and to join the crew team, email Margherita at    


Cannes Yachting Festival  

September 10 - 15
Vieux Port & Port Canto, Cannes

Attend the first show in the boating season, Cannes Yachting Festival. As Europe’s leading in-water boating event, major players in pleasure yachting attend to launch the show season by showcasing their worldwide debuts. This event has taken place every September since 1977 in the sparkling bay of Cannes. For more info:  

Monaco Yacht Show 

September 25 - 28
Port Hercules, Monaco

Set in the iconic Port Hercules, the Monaco Yacht Show will exhibit over 125 extraordinary yachts, including 42 vessels making their worldwide debut, built by the world’s most respected shipyards and welcomes leaders from the yachting industry. Be sure to take full advantage of all that the show offers, and soak it all in because it will be as marvelous as ever before. 


The MYS Captains & Crew Lounge
September 25 - 28, 8:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m.
Quai Louis II, Port Hercules

When you find yourself needing a moment away from the bustling show, visit the MYS Captains & Crew Lounge for some refreshments, massages, and free Wi-Fi. Breakfast and lunch will be served to exhibiting crew. New to the lounge this year is the chance to unwind with captains, crew, and friends after work from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. and enjoy live music on the outdoor terrace. Be sure to say hi to Dockwalk while you’re there. Register online at

Fraser Yachts’ Captains’ Dinner
September 26
Yacht Club de Monaco

Time to get dressed to the nines for Fraser Yachts’ annual black-tie dinner to honor the best in its fleet. Invitation only.

Ride on the Green Side with HRCrew
September 25 - 28, 11:00 a.m.-5:30p.m.
Le Panorama Bloc AB, 12 floor – 57, rue Grimaldi

Join the Hill Robinson Crew team in their workshops and showcase of environmentally friendly products in their Panorama Training Center overlooking the show. Find out how you can continue to help the planet, relax on their terrace, and enjoy healthy food and drinks.

The Crew Network Breakfast
Time to be announced
Location to be announced

Start your day off on the right foot at the informal captains’ gathering with an opportunity to network with Fraser management. Invitation only.

Big Beach Clean Up 

Sunday, September 29, 2 p.m.
Plage du Gravette, Antibes

Join Silver Swan Recruitment, Plastic Patrol, and The Green Stewardess for their Big Beach Clean Up on Plage du Gravette. They’ll provide all the gear you need to participate and help the planet. Also, they’ll be giving away 30 Silver Swan goody bags on a first come, first served basis. For more details, visit: 


Awlgrip Captains’ Golf Invitational
Saturday, October 19
Jacaranda Golf Club

Hit the green at the 15th annual Awlgrip Captains’ Golf Invitational. Join more than 140 golfers, along with the title sponsor Awlgrip Paint, platinum sponsors Northrop & Johnson and Dockwalk, and sponsors Parker Yacht Management, ISS GMT, Interlux Paint, MHG Insurance, AvMar Payroll, Lauderdale Marine Center, Aqua Promotions, Marshall Islands Registry, YachtSign, and Engel Coolers for a great time. Proceeds will go to support YachtAid Global, Save Our Seas, and Marine Industry Cares. Lunch and dinner will be served, early arrival and warm-up is encouraged, and a captain’s license is required. But golf skills are optional.

Adrift Film Festival
October 23, 6:30 p.m.
Park & Ocean, 3109 E Sunrise Blvd

Watch films created by fellow yachties at the first annual Adrift Film Festival. Founded by Shelton Dupreez of Luxury Yacht Films and Randi Barry of Nautic Nomad, the festival screening will allow you to escape for a chilled out creative evening away from the usual yachting events during the boat show madness. If you’re interested in submitting a video, entries are due October 7. For more info:  

Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show 

October 30 - November 3
Fort Lauderdale

The “Yachting Capital of the World” will host the 60th annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, which will exhibit a vast array of the industry’s latest boats and yachts of all sizes and worldwide debuts. With six miles of floating docks, exotic cars, yacht builders, and designers, this show will be just as great as the last.

November 19 - 21

The must-go and one-stop shop for marine industry professionals, the METSTRADE Show brings you right into the heart of the industry with over 1,600 exhibitors. This is the show where you do business with excellent networking opportunities and a broad range of showcased innovation. 


Antigua Charter Show 

December 4 - 9 

Antigua and Barbuda 

The 58th annual Antigua Charter Yacht Show will be another exciting edition when it takes place at the Nelson’s Dockyard Marina, the Falmouth Harbour Marina, and the Antigua Yacht Club Marina. Participate in the Chef and Steward/Stewardess Competition, sponsored by Boat International Media and Dockwalk. For more info: