Upcoming events: Safe Boating Day, Annual Meeting, MID, more May 18, 2016

Safe Boating Day – May 22. At Bahia Mar from 1-4 p.m., Safe Boating Day is aimed at creating awareness of responsible boating and promoting education about boating safety for all ages. The free event will feature live in-water demos, interactive safety displays, expert speakers, fire and other rescue boats and equipment, food trucks and more. Participants will include the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation, the Fort Lauderdale Fire-Rescue Marine Team, Maritime Professional Training, International Crew Training, Coast Guard Auxiliary, Fire Aide, Young Professionals in Yachting – Fort Lauderdale, Sea Tow, Fort Lauderdale Police Department, Fort Lauderdale Water Taxi, American Boat & Yacht Council and many more. To learn more about attending, volunteering or exhibiting, call 954-524-2733 email Sean Smith at

MIASF Annual Meeting –June 4. This year’s annual meeting and awards dinner will be at 7 p.m. on Saturday, June 4 in the Riverview Ballroom at the Broward Center for Performing Arts. Tickets are $100 per person, or $1,200 for a Captain’s Table of 10. Free valet will be provided, and guests may arrive by boat as well. To learn more or purchase tickets, visit

Marine Industry Day – June 18. The 3rd annual Marine Industry Day is a free family-oriented event aimed at celebrating the region’s marine industry through a variety of fun, interactive experiences organized by MIASF. It features live music, food trucks, children’s activities, numerous marine-related activities, water taxi tours, educational games and much more. Learn more at

Marine Industry Goes to the Ballpark – August 27, 7:10 p.m. Mark your calendars to join us as the Miami Marlins take on the San Diego Padres at Marlins Park! Stay tuned for details.

For information on volunteering at any MIASF event or sponsorship opportunities, please email

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