Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show
The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, held annually in the fall, is the largest in-water boat show in the world. It covers six locations and more than 3 million square feet of space. The boats and other vessels on display include runabouts, sportfishers, high-performance boats, center consoles, cabin and express cruisers, sailing yachts, motoryachts, catamarans, trawlers and extraordinary superyachts.
FORT LAUDERDALE — The development company that holds the lease on the Bahia Mar Resort and Yachting Center — the main venue of the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show — withdrew its application to redevelop the property, with partner Jimmy Tate saying that after recent events the project “is no longer economically viable for us.”
Organizers of the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show announced a call for entries to design and produce the show’s main entrance at the Bahia Mar Fort Lauderdale Beach Hotel.
The Marine Industries Association of South Florida and Show Management signed a 30-year agreement to produce the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.
A Fort Lauderdale board gave the go-ahead to a $400 million project for the Bahia Mar resort and marina, a key location of the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.
Working at his laptop, Mehmet Bayraktar is quiet and unassuming until he is asked to talk about his Island Gardens/Deep Harbour project in Miami. Then he becomes animated.
The mood was buoyant, the days were sunny (if a bit too warm), and sales were hot — blisteringly so — at the 56th Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.
The 56th annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show wrapped up Nov. 9 and organizers say all signs point to another successful year for what some refer to as a “Super Bowl” of boating events.
Builders of outboard-powered center console boats reported strong sales at the Nov. 5-9 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, citing record revenue and promising follow-up business.
Italian boatbuilder Otam unveiled its Millennium 55 HT at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.
FORT LAUDERDALE — The parents of 14-year-old Austin Blu Stephanos, who was lost at sea with a friend July 24 in a squall off Jupiter, Fla., are working with two Florida lawmakers to introduce a bill that would give boaters an annual 25 percent discount on their boat registration fee if they own a properly…more