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SeaFair announces partnership with Active Interest Media

Expoships, the owner and operator of the luxury exhibition megayacht SeaFair, announced it is expanding its show profile through a partnership with Active Interest Media, the AIM Marine Group and Show Management.

The alliance will present The Club at SeaFair as the official Yachts International VIP venue during the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show from Oct. 31-Nov. 4, as well as the Yacht & Brokerage Show in Miami Beach from Feb. 13-17 and the Palm Beach International Boat Show from March 20-23.

During its debut, The Club at SeaFair will host the 54th annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show’s parties, daily receptions and events, organized for SuperYacht Builders Association VIP members and other guests, including representatives from Feadship, Benetti, Lürssen and Palmer Johnson.

The Club at SeaFair will offer invited guests a select array of fine art, jewelry and design for yachts and homes in a luxurious atmosphere. The Club will also feature private dining and cocktail lounges with panoramic views of the boat show and South Florida’s waterways.

The $40 million purpose-built yacht was designed by designer Luiz De Basto. At 228 feet and 2,800 international tons, it is the largest vessel built for commercial operation in the Intracoastal Waterway and requires a water depth of only 6.5 feet.

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Active Interest Media is a leading publisher of enthusiast consumer shows and publications across all media platforms, including Soundings Trade Only and Show Management.


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