| Oct 30, 2014
| 12:58 PM
Recreational boating is a growing force in the local economy, according to a study released Thursday, the opening day of the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.
Marine sales grew 36.3 percent in South Florida from fiscal 2010 to 2014, the study...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 12:21 PM
The improved economy and the worldwide prominence of the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show should give a boost to attendance this year, organizers say.
Online ticket sales are picking up, with the weather forecast to be beautiful, said Dane...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 3:03 PM
The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show is known as the ideal place to introduce new boats, marine products and technology, and this week's 55th annual show is no exception.
Among the outboard motors at the show, which is Thursday through Monday,...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 11:01 AM
Nearly 400 job openings in the marine industry will be touted Thursday at the first-ever job fair held with the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.
The event is set for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 1:59 PM
A job fair will be part of the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show for the first time this year as organizers work to spotlight the marine industry as a key local job creator.
The event is set for opening day — Oct. 30— from 10 a.m. to 4...
| Oct 25, 2014
For many injured military veterans, being able to go boating is a treasured experience.
There are organizations and individuals that take vets out on the water, but Karen and Andrew Grego of Bluewater Warriors have gone to extremes.
With help from...
| Oct 25, 2014
There's a lot of ground to cover at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show to take in all the boats and marine products that are on display. Doing your homework before the 55th annual show will make your time there more productive.
| Aug 29, 2014
| 5:02 PM
The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show packs an economic punch in Broward County that's even bigger than the Super Bowl. But even the world's largest in-water boat show has more room to grow, organizers say.
One way growth can occur is by...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 2:23 PM
More new attractions are on tap for the 55th Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, which runs Oct. 30 to Nov. 3 at seven city locations.
Joining the show's lineup of new offerings will be the Boat Show Film Festival and AquaZone by Nautical Ventures,...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 8:43 AM
The Holy Cow! isn’t the same anymore.
After a one-day makeover, the 95-foot yacht now touts a new, contemporary look that its owner hopes will make it more marketable at the upcoming Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.
| Oct 22, 2014
| 7:25 AM
Sports car lovers, this one's for you: The first 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C delivered in the United States is coming to the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show this month and will be auctioned off for charity.
The Italian beauty up for bids carries a...