MIAMI — Show Management, the Fort Lauderdale-based boat show company, announced that its inaugural Panama International Boat Show will be held June 20-22 at Flamenco Marina at the Pacific entrance to the Panama Canal.
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 56th annual Detroit Boat Show ribbon cutting and Mayor’s Cup presentation will take place at 10:30 a.m. Saturday.
The 37th annual World Fishing and Outdoor Exposition will be held Feb. 27-March 2 at Rockland Community College in Suffern, N.Y.
The fifth annual Palm Beach Marine Flea Market and Outdoor Boat Show will be held Feb. 28-March 2 at the South Florida Fairgrounds in West Palm Beach, Fla.
The 2014 New Jersey Boat Sale & Expo will be held Feb. 20-23 at the New Jersey Convention & Exposition Center in Edison.
Organizers said the four-day 2014 Progressive Insurance Minneapolis Boat Show, which ended Sunday, attracted 36,719 people despite heavy snow on opening day and subzero weather.
The Dallas & Fort Worth Winter Boat Expo starts Friday at the Dallas Market Hall and runs through Feb. 9.
The inaugural Progressive Insurance San Francisco Boat Show closed Sunday, attracting 7,806 visitors to McCovey Cove at AT&T Park and Pier 48.
In a sign of a rebounding economy, the Detroit Boat Show has doubled in size in just two years. In 2014, the show has two larger halls and, at 300,000 square feet of exhibition space, is again officially sold out.
Outer Reef Yachts was among the winners at the 2014 Motor Boat Awards in London earlier this month as the Outer Reef 700 took the honors in the trawler yachts and aft cabin category.