What Are The Upcoming Watch Shows You Can Attend ? What’s Happening In The Watch World ?

What Are The Upcoming Watch Shows In 2023?

THM Desk
27 Jun 2023 |
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We’ve seen several new watch launches this year, some termed hype watches and others just missing the mark. But, there’s more to the watch world than just new launches and brand events. This guide will lead you through the maze of horological wonders whether you're an experienced collector looking for the next desired timepiece for your wrist or an ardent admirer entranced by the delicate dance of watchmaking.

Here are some upcoming watch shows you can attend:

1. Geneva Watch Days, 2023

Geneva Watch Days is a trade fair initiated in September 2020 by eight esteemed watch brands: Breitling, Bulgari, De Bethune, Girard-Perregaux, H. Moser & Cie., MB&F, Ulysse Nardin, and Urwerk. The event operates on a contemporary and innovative approach, placing emphasis on collaboration and simplicity. It is an independent and cooperative organization that is self-administered, streamlined, adaptable, and nimble, offering a shared platform to showcase the latest advancements in watchmaking. This year’s exhibition will be the biggest yet, with nearly 40 watch brands showcasing their latest releases!

When: August 29th to September 2nd 2023

Where: Rotonde du Mont-Blanc pavilion on Lake Geneva, as well as at boutiques and venues throughout the city.

To know more, click here.

Geneva Watch Days 2023

2. Hongkong Watch And Clock Fair, 2023

The HKTDC Hong Kong Watch & Clock Fair will open up a world of business options for you to explore. A variety of complete watches and clocks, parts and components, machinery, equipment, packaging, and wearable technology know-how are on display at the event.

When: Tue, 05 Sep 2023 - Sat, 09 Sep 2023

Where: Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, 1 Expo Drive, Wan Chai, Hong Kong (Harbour Road Entrance)

To know more click here.

Hongkong Watch And Clock Fair, 2023

3. Swiss Watchmaking Festival

Taking place in the magnificent and environmentally sustainable Explorit architectural complex, the Swiss Watchmaking Festival will transform the village of Yverdon-les-Bains into a hub for watchmaking and the dissemination of knowledge. The Festival Suisse de l’Horlogerie works to increase young people’s knowledge of the watchmaking professions by promoting the ideals of Time.

When: September 8 to September 10, 2023

Where: Situated in the heart of Switzerland's renowned watchmaking region, conveniently located near major roads and railways.

To know more, click here.

Swiss Watchmaking Festival

4. Watches And Wonders 2023, Shanghai

The public is invited to attend the opening weekend of the third edition, which will feature 14 exhibiting Maisons. The West Bund Art Center's Pavilion has been redesigned, so fans of fine timepieces can once again convene there. Retailers, journalists, and the final consumers of the participating brands will have exclusive access for the first three days; the general public will be invited to attend for the first time on September 16 and 17, 2023. The official Watches and Wonders WeChat mini-program will begin selling tickets in August for 150 RMB.

To know more click here.

Watches And Wonders 2023, Shanghai

5. Dubai Watch Week, 2023

This year, the event will maintain its influential program, drawing both watch enthusiasts and the general public, as we strive to increase awareness and knowledge. Dubai Watch Week has announced the participation of more than 55 top watch brands, marking the largest involvement so far. This solidifies the platform's significance in the global luxury and horology industry.

When: 16th to 20th November 2023

Where: The Gate, Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC).

To know more, click here.

Dubai Watch Week 2023

Well, the entire watch community is geared up for these events! Which one are you attending this year?