| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:24 AM
It's become an annual pilgrimage of sorts for many yachts bound for the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show for their owners to book passage aboard mammoth transport ships to get them here faster and more safely than sailing on their own.
| Oct 25, 2013
| 12:41 PM
From small vessels to megayachts, several South Florida boat dealers say they've seen stronger sales this year as the economy improves.
Increased attendance from prospective buyers at earlier boat shows in West Palm Beach and Miami also signal a renewed...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 6:53 AM
Oct. 23 at 6 p.m.
Season Kick-Off Cocktail Reception
Funding Arts Broward (FAB!)
FAB! begins its 10th anniversary with a season kickoff cocktail reception, hosted by corporate member Northern Trust, at its Fort Lauderdale office. Free,...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 2:32 AM
Fighting fires on land has its risks, but tackling blazes on yachts, whether in the water or docked, presents its own challenges.
That's what more than a dozen Fort Lauderdale and Davie firefighters learned Tuesday during specialized marine firefighting...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 1:05 PM
The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show is less than three weeks from dropping anchor, and organizers say they'll welcome visitors aboard with new and unique exhibits, revamped or bigger exhibit layouts, and more food and beverage options.
| 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 25, 2013
| 9:45 AM
WHEN: Oct.31-Nov. 4.
HOURS: 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Thursday-Sunday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday.
WHERE: Bahia Mar Yachting Center, Hall of Fame Marina, Las Olas Marina, Broward County Convention Center, Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina, Sails Marina.
| 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...
| 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...
| 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 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...