Palm Beach Show Opens Today

Author:
Updated:
Original:
1_PalmBeach

The Palm Beach International Boat Show opens today as an in-person event and runs through the weekend, with more than $1.2 billion worth of yachts on display, including several U.S. and world debuts.

Show organizer Informa Markets said it will implement the same safety protocols as its previous in-person events. All participants must wear masks, and temperatures will be taken at the entrance to the show. Deep cleaning will take place before, during and after each day of the show. There also are more entrances and exits to ease pedestrian traffic, and the show has an open-air layout to help facilitate social distancing.

2_PalmBeach_Logo-2021-blue

Premieres include the Princess X95 Superfly, Aquila 70, Galeon 325 GTO, Scout 350 LXZ, Bertram 39 center console, Tiara 48 LS and World Cat 400 CC-X.

Informa said the Palm Beach show has an economic impact of $682.7 million and supports 4,394 full-time jobs in Florida, with a $228 million labor impact.

Click here for more information.

Related

ABYC to Publish Largest-Ever Standards Manual

The nonprofit is offering pre-orders until June 18 of its updated standards manual, with a publication date of July 31.

Furuno, Simrad Add SiriusXM Fish Mapping Suite

The subscription-based service offers offshore anglers a suite of technology with which to locate and catch more fish.

Mercury Racing Awards Scholarships

The engine manufacturer looks to grow the next generation of skilled workers with its annual scholarship program.

Vision Marine, Hellkats to Attempt E-Boat Speed Record

A Hellkats 32-foot Widebody equipped with Vision Marine’s E-Motion powertrain will try to be the fastest electric boat in its category.

Grand Banks Operations Remain Halted

The announcement follows the Malay government order extending movement restrictions to curb the spread of Covid-19.

OneWater Marine to Acquire N.J.'s Stone Harbor Marina

The acquisition further expands OneWater’s reach in the Northeast.