FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Whether you are traveling to Fort Lauderdale on vacation or already live in the “Venice of America,” the 53rd annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show® is a must-see event for everyone who enjoys anything marine related. From Oct. 25 through Oct. 29, the City of Fort Lauderdale welcomes hundreds of thousands of visitors to the largest in-water boat show in the world. Featuring more than $3 billion worth of boats and marine products, the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show is known for its astounding number of luxurious super yachts, which attract yachting enthusiasts from around the world.But the show offers something for everyone who loves the water, and even those not in the market to buy a boat can find an array of fun-filled activities. We at WSB check out this year’s show.
It’s that time of year again for the world’s largest international boat show to raise its gates, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, lives up to its nickname as “Yachting Capital of the World”, hosting the 51st Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show on October 28-November 1, 2010. With more than 3 million square feet of space over five locations, the show’s transportation network of bus shuttles, water taxis, and riverboats ensures attendees can easily navigate the boat show and its expansive waterways system. Here is a sneak preview to some of the new boats and yachts that will be launched at the this year’s show.