The Dania Beach Marine Flea Market opens today at the Mardi Gras Casino in Hallandale Beach, Fla., with acres of marine “treasures” — used and obsolete parts; used and new boating, fishing and diving gear; excess manufacturer, distributor and dealer inventory; nautical antiques; artwork; and even new and used boats.
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.
SailQuest Boat Show Cos. said it will hold its annual boutique boat show May 1-3 at Mystic Shipyard in Mystic, Conn.
The 60th annual Progressive St. Louis Boat & Sportshow opened Wednesday and will continue through Sunday with more than 600 boats on display at America’s Center and Edward Jones Dome.
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.
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.