New food options for 57th Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show

At the 57th annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, this year’s food and beverage selections at the concessions area located at the Bahia Mar marina – the show’s main location – will be presented by Great Performances, a New York City-based catering and special event company and the official caterer for other notable events including …
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Miami boat show plans improvements for 2017

The Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat Show has announced several enhancements for the 2017 show in its second year at Miami Marine Stadium Park & Basin. In-water selection expands 35 percent NMMA anticipates more than 1,300 new boats on display with more new model debuts than ever before. The number of boats in-water is expanding …
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Newport International Boat Show announces Newport for New Products

Newport Exhibition Group, owners and producers of the Newport International Boat Show, announced Friday the results of this year’s Newport For New Products Awards. The 11th annual NFNP winners are: Best New Electronics Product: Garmin GPSMAP 7600 with J1939 Connection Best New Boating Operation, Maintenance or Safety Product: Forespar PureWater+ Best New Sailboat: Maine Cat …
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Registration open for International WorkBoat Show, Pacific Marine Expo

Registration is now open for the International WorkBoat Show, North America’s largest commercial marine trade show and conference, and the 49th Annual Pacific Marine Expo, the West Coast’s largest commercial fishing and marine trade show. The 37th edition of the WorkBoat Show will be Nov. 30-Dec. 2 at the Morial Convention Center in New Orleans. …
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Maritimo America attends 2016 Sydney Boat Show with Galati Yacht Sales

Maritimo America/Galati Yacht Sales attended the Sydney International Boat Show this past week to preview the latest lineup of Maritimo Yachts. Maritimo Yachts is a brand built in Gold Coast, Australia, and imported to the U.S. since 2002. Maritimo Yachts displayed the newest models including the M51, M61, M64 and M70 as well as the …
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Sunseeker to debut Manhattan 52 at Southampton Boat Show

Sunseeker International announced its smallest flybridge model for over a decade, the Manhattan 52. The Manhattan 52 will be making its U.K. debut at Southampton Boat Show, the U.K.’s largest in-water boat show. The Manhattan 52 is devised to maximize entertainment options, light and living space throughout the boat. Its hull incorporates curved glass to …
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Newport International Boat Show announces show partners and sponsors

Newport Exhibition Group, owners and producers of the Newport International Boat Show, announced Friday its sponsorship program for this year’s show. A number of premier companies have already committed and will play an instrumental role in providing attendees with the most enjoyable boat show experience yet. “Our attendees come from all over the globe and …
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Torqeedo wins eco-friendly product award at China International Boat Show

Torqeedo was awarded the Most Eco-Friendly Marine Business of 2016 at the 21st China International Boat Show in Shanghai. The award was presented by the China Boat Industry & Trade Association. The jury said of Torqeedo, it is “THE name in electric outboards.” Increasing its sales and service network, the German company also recently added …
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Newport International Boat Show unveils new education series

Newport Exhibition Group, owners and producers of the Newport International Boat Show, announced today the 2016 Education Series for this year’s Boat Show. Greatly expanding on past offerings, the Newport International Boat Show will host on-water courses, seminars and demonstrations, giving showgoers plenty to look forward to beyond the excitement of new boat debuts and …
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Suncoast Boat Show reports largest event since 2001

This year’s 34th annual Suncoast Boat Show at Marina Jack in downtown Sarasota was the largest since 2001 in terms of the number of boats and exhibitors on display, show organizers said. The total number of boats in-water, including new and previously owned boats, was up 5 percent over last year’s show. The number of …
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