Planning swings into high gear and work continues at new venue while lawyers debate legal challenges...more
Attendance at the fast-growing show was up 17 percent and many of those people were buyers...more
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Shows are perhaps the premier staging site for selling and buying boats. Builders from across the country and around the world deliver their best and newest boats, electronic equipment, engines and supplies to a prime location so boaters can see, inspect and perhaps make a deal to buy them. Whether the location is a glamorous site such as Miami Beach or a small, local venue, shows are where builders and consumers connect.
The International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference, which is set for Sept. 15-17 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, will offer several networking events.
The Yacht & Brokerage Show in Miami Beach is expected to draw more and bigger boats in 2016 with the addition of a second venue — a brand-new superyacht marina on Watson Island — and a planned expansion north along its Collins Avenue site.
The manager of the Miami International Boat Show and the city’s mayor say they’re confident the legal controversy surrounding the new venue will be resolved before the scheduled start of the show in February.
The TrawlerFest boat show and seminar series is returning to the Chesapeake Bay for six days this fall. TrawlerFest-Bay Bridge happens Sept. 29-Oct. 4 and includes signature seminars on diesel engines, hands-on boat handling and mastering the boat-buying process.
Arcadia Yachts released information about its new entry-level model, Sherpa, which will be unveiled during the Sept. 8-13 Cannes Yachting Festival in France.
The International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference Innovation Awards are now open.
The Marine Equipment Trade Show is seeking nominations for its Boat Builder and Equipment Manufacturer Collaborative Solution Award, which will be presented at a gala Nov. 18 at the Maritime Museum in Amsterdam.
The Lido Boat Show will return Sept. 17-20 to Newport Beach, Calif., for its 37th annual run.
Seattle’s 37th annual Lake Union Boats Afloat Show will return in September.
ORLANDO, Fla. — The 58th International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades show, held at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, has drawn more than 12,000 registered attendees this year — a record for the annual fishing industry event.