Fort Lauderdale Boat Show Starts Today

Fort Lauderdale, Florida, lives up to its nickname as “Yachting Capital of the World”, hosting the 51st Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show on October 28-November 1, 2010. With more than 3 million square feet of space over five locations, the show’s transportation network of bus shuttles, water taxis, and riverboats ensures attendees can easily navigate the boat show and its expansive waterways system.

Show exhibits range from yacht builders and designers to exotic cars and brokerage yachts. A wide variety of boats and sea vessels will be on display including runabouts, sportfishers, high performance boats, center consoles, cabin cruisers, flats boats, skiffs, express cruisers, sailing yachts, motor yachts, bowriders, catamarans, ski boats, jet boats, trawlers, inflatables, canoes, and extraordinary superyachts. Added attractions include The Blue Wild Dive Show, IGFA’s School of Sportfishing and Hook the Future’s Kids Fishing Clinics.

BOAT SHOW SCHEDULE
October 28-November 1, 2010

Prime Time Preview:
Thurs. Oct 28, 10am – 7pm
 
General Admission:
Fri. Oct 29, 10am – 7pm
Sat. Oct 30, 10am – 7pm
Sun. Oct 31, 10am – 7pm
Mon. Nov 1, 10am – 5pm

SHOW ADMISSION
Prime Time Preview (Thurs. 10/29) –
$30  Online  and $32 on Show Site
General Admission (Adults) –$16 Online  ($18.00 at show site)
Children, ages 6-15 – $3 Online ($5.00 at show site)
Children under 6 – Free
2-Day Ticket at the show – $32 Online ($34.00 at show site)

PURCHASE TICKETS NOW and SAVE

Tickets (cash only, but ATM’s are nearby) are also available from the box office at the following locations on the days of the show: Bahia Mar Yachting Center, Las Olas Marina, Las Olas Riverfront (downtown Fort. Lauderdale), Broward County Convention Center. There are no ticket sales at the Hall of Fame Marina and the Ft. Lauderdale Hilton Marina. 

If you want a woman’s perspective on the show from a few years ago (you can tell it has been a few years from the reference to what we paid) check out this link.

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