The largest installation of ICAST, the International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades, starts Tuesday and runs through Friday at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla.
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.
Riva Yachts will debut two models at the Cannes Yachting Festival in September — the Rivamare, which was unveiled during a press event at the Italian shipyard this week, and the 76-foot Bahamas, a new convertible yacht that will make its first appearance at the boat show.
Italian boatbuilder Arcadia Yachts will have the world debuts of the Arcadia 85S — the new special edition of the Arcadia 85 with a sky lounge — and the Arcadia 100, alongside the water debut of the entry-level Arcadia Sherpa, at the Sept. 6-11 Cannes Yachting Festival.
ICOMIA said Susie Tomson of the Land Rover BAR America’s Cup team will speak at the Sustainability in the Marine Industry Conference in November.
Numarine will debut the 78HT Evolution to the world at the Cannes Yachting Festival, and the Turkish builder’s 60 Flybridge will make its European debut at the Sept. 6-11 show.
The DFW Summer Boat Expo will take place July 21-24 at the Dallas Market Hall in Dallas.
Three new Canados models will make their official debut Sept. 6-11 during the Cannes Yachting Festival — the Gladiator 42, the Gladiator 76 and the Canados 971.
The inaugural MYBA Pop-Up Superyacht Show was held in September last year and Porto Montenegro confirmed the dates for a second show Sept. 2-4.
The 28th annual Great Lakes Boating Festival opens the boating season at Grosse Pointe Yacht Club on Friday and runs through Sunday.
More than 150 influential industry executives from Latin America, the United States, Canada and Europe came together April 27-29 for the 2016 International Nautical Congress of Colombia in Cartagena de Indias.