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Upcoming Events January 15, 2015

Miami International Boat Show – February 12-16, 2015, spanning three locations and showcasing thousands of the newest boats and products, plus features designed to entertain every type of boater. Highlights of the 2015 boat show include the new outdoor Accessory Pavilion, on-the-water boat training, interactive workshops and hundreds of boat debuts. Located at the Miami Beach Convention Center, Sea Isle Marina and Miamarina at Bayside. www.MiamiBoatShow.com.

Yacht & Brokerage Show in Miami Beach – February 12–16, 2015, the 27th annual event presents yachts and superyachts from the world’s foremost custom boat builders. The in-water-only display presentation covers more than 1.2 million square feet of space over a mile-long strip of Indian Creek Waterway, featuring more than 500 new and pre-owned vessels valued at more than $1 billion dollars. On Indian Creek Waterway at Collins Avenue (S.R. A1A), from 41st to 51st Streets. This is a free event. www.showmanagement.com/miami_boat_show/event/.

Fort Lauderdale Billfish Tournament – February 27–28, MIASF and Nova Southeastern University are partnering again to present the event, which includes a Kick-off Party and Captain’s Meeting on Friday, February 27 at the NSU Center of Excellence for Coral Reef Ecosystems Research and the fishing tournament, weigh-in and an awards reception February 28 at Bahia Mar. To learn more about sponsorship opportunities, visit http://www.nova.edu/fishingtournament/forms/ft-sponsorship-chart-with-underwriting-info.pdf. For questions and forms, email fishingtournament@nova.edu.

Tournament sponsors
Sponsors of the Fort Lauderdale Billfish Tournament include:

  • Davis Electric
  • Grycon
  • Hill York
  • Moss Miller

Click here for information on sponsorship opportunities.

38th Annual Waterway Cleanup – March 7, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Each year the cleanup attracts thousands of volunteers from many neighborhoods and communities throughout Broward County. People of all ages come out in their boats or waders and work along the shores to remove all kinds of debris from the waterways. Boats involved have numbered in the 70s and the cleanup tally measures in the 18-ton range. www.waterwaycleanup.org.

Save the date! 56th Annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show – Nov. 5-9, 2015. 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. www.ShowManagement.com.

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