Fort Lauderdale or Bust
Many boat industry professionals of the Pacific Northwest will be heading to the southeast soon, specifically to the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show 2017 running from November 1 through 5 in Fort Lauderdale, Flordia. The show, now in its 58th year, is one of the international notable industry shows. With over 1,000 boats boat in the water and on land, over 900 exhibitors, and seven locations, the show helps Fort Lauderdale earn its stripes as a yachting hub.
Show exhibitors range from yacht designers and builders to exotic car dealers and brokerage yachts. Boats on display will include runabouts, sport fishing craft, center consoles, cabin cruisers, flat boats, skiffs, express cruisers, sailing yachts, ski boats, and much more. Additionally, every day of the show is packed with boating seminars and classes about topics ranging from docking to anchoring,
You can learn more about the show online at showmanagement.com. There is also more about the ticket pricing scheme online, but an adult general admission ticket is $29 while kids aged six to 15 are $12 and kids under six are free.