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.
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.
Exhibitors at the six-day Genoa International Boat Show, which wrapped up on Monday in the Italian port city, came away much more positive about the state of the Italian market than they did a year earlier.
Seven-time world offshore racing champion Miss Geico will challenge her airborne counterparts — two solo pilots from the Geico Skytypers — to a duel on the water during this weekend’s Embry-Riddle Wings and Waves Airshow at Daytona Beach, Fla.
The Wooden Boat Festival, held annually in September in Port Townsend, Wash., is sometimes referred to as the “Woodstock of Wooden Boats” in the Pacific Northwest.
Remarks by Italian government and marine industry officials at the start of the Genoa International Boat Show this week appeared designed to encourage an industry that has been showing signs of recovery from the global financial crisis.
Show producer JBM & Associates set the dates for the 2015 Charleston (S.C.) Boat Show, the Charleston In-Water Boat Show and the Savannah (Ga.) Boat Show.
The 24th edition of the Monaco Yacht Show kicked off Wednesday, bringing together buyers, owners and tourists in historic Port Hercules.
Seattle’s 36th annual Lake Union Boats Afloat Show, held Sept. 10-14, drew more than 200 new and used boats from 20 to 92 feet, making it the West Coast’s largest floating show.
Overall attendance declined 4 percent from last year because of rainy weather, but organizers of the Boating & Outdoor Festival at Lake St. Clair Metropark in Michigan said many exhibitors reported that sales and leads increased from the previous year.
The 36th annual Lido Boat Show, which organizers said has more boats in the water than any other fall show on the West Coast, returns this week to Lido Marina Village in Newport Beach, Calif.