Wednesday might be Halloween, but it's also the start of "Super Bowl" season in South Florida. And by Super Bowl, we mean the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (AKA the "Super Bowl" of South Florida).
This year’s Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show runs from Oct. 31 to Nov. 4th at the Bahia Mar Yachting Center at 801 Seabreeze Blvd. in Fort Lauderdale, and is expected to host about 110,000 visitors and have a total economic impact of $857 million for the state.
Every year, the show exhibits a vast array of the industry's latest boats and yachts of all sizes, worldwide debuts, plus a medley of marine products and accessories to enhance the nautical lifestyle.
Types of boats on display include:
- Motor yachts
- Ski boats
- Jet boats
- High-performance boats
- Center consoles
- Cabin cruisers
- Flats boats
- Express cruisers
- Sailing yachts
From yacht builders and designers to exotic cars and brokerage yachts, the show boasts that it has something for everyone!
For a full list of this year's exhibitors, click here.
Single-day ticket prices are as follows:
Child (age 6-15): $15.00
Children under 6: FREE
Purchase tickets in advance online for special promotions and easier entry to the show.
For more information on the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, click here.