The 23rd annual Dubai International Boat Show opens today with 430 boats worth $272.5 million and runs until Saturday at the Dubai International Marine Club in the United Arab Emirates.
National and regional boat shows of all sizes are held throughout the country and at all times of the year. Many combine displays of boats with displays of accessories, seminars and family entertainment.
The Palm Beach Marine Flea Market and Boat Sale will be held on Saturday and Sunday at the South Florida Fairgrounds in West Palm Beach, Fla.
The International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades, better known as ICAST, earned three top rankings on Trade Show Executive Magazine’s annual Fastest 50 list.
The Fred Hall Long Beach Show opens at the Long Beach (Calif.) Convention Center and Arena on March 4 and runs through March 8.
The 13th Annual Savannah (Ga.) Boat Show opens Feb. 27 and will continue through March 1 at the Savannah International Trade & Convention Center on Hutchinson Island.
Opening weekend for the Detroit Boat Show brought in strong crowds despite extremely cold weather — a 35-below-zero wind chill — and news reports that urged people to stay home.
The third annual Cartagena International Boat Show will be held March 21-23 in Cartagena, Colombia.
Show Management, the producer of six of the largest boat shows in the world, has appointed Brett Keating as vice president of consumer marketing.
The 2015 Progressive Insurance Baltimore Boat Show, which expanded 20 percent this year to accommodate industry and consumer demand, closed Sunday, reporting an increase in attendance of 17 percent.
The 35th annual Charleston Boat Show in South Carolina and the 2015 Arkansas Marine Expo start today and run through Sunday.