| Oct 2, 2013
Check out festivals and events in October across the state.
View events this coming weekend, or view the whole month's offerings by region below:
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford,...
| Sep 29, 2008
If you're a fall season traveler and heading out in October, you may want to drop in on one of these festivals in the West and beyond.
Minot, North Dakota
September 30-October 4
North America's biggest Scandinavian festival, in its 30th...
| Oct 21, 2011
John Nigro of Fort Lauderdale-based Show Management is director of land, booth display exhibits and operations manager for the Fort Lauderdale International Boat show, a role he's held for the past decade.
The show runs from Oct. 27 to Oct 31 and...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 2:05 PM
The most convenient and cheapest parking spot in downtown Fort Lauderdale may also be the most scenic and expensive ever built.
It won't cost you a penny to park there, but you will need a skilled pilot like Adam Hammond to guide your whirly-bird above...
| Oct 16, 2012
How do you keep spouses and kids happy at the boat show? You go where you know they'll see things that they like.
If you're serious about buying a boat, but they're not interested in the process, leave the negotiations for another day. You and the family...
| Oct 16, 2012
The best thing about the boat show for someone serious about buying a boat is the opportunity to comparison shop.
Imagine being able to go car shopping and being able to check out three different makes of automobile in one dealer's showroom. That's the...
| Oct 16, 2012
You love being on the water, but your partner would rather be somewhere else. Should the two of you go to the boat show together?
Of course you should.
Your partner might not care about boats, but it's fun to take in the sights and people-watch. And...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 11:12 AM
You think you know The Strip on Fort Lauderdale beach?
Well, you don't know it like we know it.
Here are some hidden treasures to enjoy while in town for the 53rd annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show:
The Barber's Bar - You go there for a...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 1:58 PM
Teach a man to fish, and a liar is born, the saying goes. But South Florida captains aim to turn anglers into honest men at sportfishing seminars this weekend.
Seven captains are offering expert tips on landing the big ones during the Fort Lauderdale...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 3:40 AM
John Jarvie, 30, has worked in the family business, Oversea Insurance Agency Inc. for the past ten years.
His tenure marks the family's fourth generation in the business, his great grandfather started the firm. Jarvie runs its East Coast operation from...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 3:22 PM
Like father, like son?
You'd never thought it would happen. But you're looking and sounding a lot like your dad, whether you realize it or not.
In honor of Father's Day — that one day of the year we set aside to praise paternal bonds with...