Poor spring weather slowed the start of the season in the marine industry, but if the Kellogg Marine Dealer Trade Show is an accurate barometer the industry is finishing 2014 strongly and building momentum for 2015.
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.
Organizers of the 42nd annual Fort Myers Boat Show say the improving economy was apparent at the show, which wrapped up on Sunday.
Boat show producer and marine magazine publisher Duncan McIntosh Co. bought the Fred Hall Shows, which cater to boating, fishing, hunting, and traveling clienteles with shows in two Southern California locations.
BARCELONA, Spain — The producers of the Barcelona International Boat Show, which wrapped up Sunday in the Mediterranean port city, reported 53,000 visitors at the five-day show.
The sixth annual Jersey Shore Boat Sale & Expo, held Sept. 19-21 in Lakewood, N.J., featured more than 300 new and used boats in more than 130,000 square feet, making it the largest show to date.
BARCELONA, Spain — Walking the docks and chatting with locals at the Barcelona International Boat Show, an American boat show veteran can see and hear many of the same challenges and successes that builders and dealers find stateside, but on a much smaller scale.
San Diego port officials will be spreading the word about non-copper paints during the city’s fourth Eco-Friendly Hull Paint Expo on Saturday.
The 53rd annual Barcelona International Boat Show opened Wednesday on the Mediterranean Sea to blue skies and warm weather.
The 53rd annual Barcelona International Boat Show, which is being staged today through Sunday at Port Vell on the Mediterranean coast, will provide another important view of the European market.
Enterprise Florida, the state’s economic development agency, is offering grants to Florida marine businesses to exhibit at the USA Pavilion at the March 21-23 Cartagena International Boat Show in Colombia.