Latin America's biggest boat show brings a nautical air to the city, with new models on show from boat builders near and far. Auxiliary equipment, engines, chandlery, fishing equipment, entertainments and trade stalls are among the attractions at this prestigious marina and South America’s most visited by gay tourists. The event is the third most important in the city's calendar, after New Year's and Carnival. The event is known to bring big tourism dollars to the city with projected earnings of US$ 50 million in revenue, according to Brazilian tourism authorities.
Marina da Gloria (Venue)
Av. Infante Dom Henrique, s/nº - Glória
April 8th to 14th, 2010
Road: The marina is in the district of Flamengo which is approximately 3km (2 miles) south of city centre.
Site : http://www.boatshow.com.br/ (portuguese)