Posted September 25, 2014 by lesko in Boating

Fort Lauderdale Int’l Boat Show



55th Annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show® Set for Oct. 30 to Nov. 3

Bigger and Better Than Ever!!


Watch the spectacular fireworks display on opening night at the Bahia Mar Marina!!


From astonishing super-yachts to fishing boats, runabouts and boats for every budget, the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show delivers the excitement of boating for anyone who loves to get out on the water!

IT’S BACK!  The iconic Pier 66 Marina, currently undergoing upgrades, will serve as the show’s seventh location and feature an impressive display of brokerage yachts. The location also offers several dining options, such as Pelican Landing restaurant, which offers casual dining and drinks, or the upscale atmosphere and fine cuisine at Grille 66 & Bar.

Hop a ride to the show aboard free riverboats and $10 all-day Water Taxi transportation. The show’s seven locations are connected by a convenient land and water transportation network offering several parking and transportation options to get show-goers to the Bahia Mar Fort Lauderdale Beach Hotel & Yachting Center, the Hall of Fame Marina, Las Olas Municipal Marina, Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina, Sails Marina, Pier 66 Marina and the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center.

People-watch at the show’s world-famous floating cocktail lounges.  Find a seat, grab a cold drink and cool off in the shade. Have a bite to eat and recharge while enjoying live music and even livelier crowds!

Check out live paddleboard, kayak, hovercraft and freedive demos at the AquaZone, presented by Nautical Ventures and new this year to the Sailfish Pavilion at the Convention Center location. Guests will learn directly from the pros in a 25-foot-by-50-foot, 15,000 gallon pool.



Thursday, Oct. 30 (Prime Time Preview)                   10 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 31                                                            10 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 1                                                         10 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Sunday, Nov. 3                                                           10 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Monday, Nov. 3                                                          10 a.m. – 5 p.m.



Adults                                                                          $22 online, $24 at show

Children (ages 6-15)                                                   $7 online, $9 at show

Children (under 6)                                                       Free

Prime Time Preview (Thursday, Oct. 31)                  $38 online, $40 at show

Two-Day Ticket                                                          $40 online, $42 at show


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