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Fort Lauderdale Boat Show (October 27-31)

Published October 12th, 2021 by Bernardo

The International Boat Show is back in Fort Lauderdale for 2021. This year, experience one of the biggest boat shows in the world and see gorgeous new models from Nautical Ventures. Fort Lauderdale is the "Yachting Capital of the World" and the prime location for boaters, yachtsmen, and sailors to see the newest and most exciting products in the marine industry. South Florida is the perfect location to make your dream of owning a family boat or large yacht a reality. Nautical Ventures will be showcasing the best from the marine industry. Stop by our booth and see what we have to offer.

When Is the Fort Lauderdale Boat Show?

The International Boat Show in Fort Lauderdale is expected to bring tens of thousands of visitors to the South Florida area. Restaurants, retail shops, local businesses, and vendors are looking forward to welcoming boat enthusiasts to the area and showing them the best of the Fort Lauderdale marine industry. The show will be happening from October 27 th to October 31 st this year.

Fort Lauderdale is one of the hottest locations in Florida for beaches, boating, culture, history, cuisine, and nightlife. Located along the southeast corner of Florida near Miami, Fort Lauderdale faces the beautiful Atlantic Ocean. Boat show visitors can extend their stay in the area and check out the stunning beaches, the delicious food scene, or the interesting sites in the legendary Everglades Park.

Vendors and boats for sale are located at seven different locations this year for the show. Visitors to boat shows can spread their time at each location and explore the gorgeous Fort Lauderdale coastline. The main location for this year's show is centered at Bahia Mar Yachting Center. Boat show vendors and events will also be held at Las Olas Marina, Pier 66 Marina, SuperYacht Village at Pier 66 South, Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina, the International Swimming Hall of Fame Marina, and the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center. The Convention Center has been recently remodeled and expanded to allow for more exhibit space and room to spread out.

What Are Some of the Events Happening at the Boat Show?

The nautical lifestyle will be showcased and celebrated in Fort Lauderdale at the boat show. The boat show will offer several exciting events besides hundreds of marine vendors and boat dealers like Nautical Ventures. At the SuperYacht Village location, visitors can get a taste of the privileged life. The Village will feature items from some of the most exotic marine collections in the world. Check out spectacular superyachts and personal vessels. Explore personal luxury submarines and exotic cars from around the world. You can also gawk at helicopters and other luxury add-ons for superyachts.

Another event to check out at the show in South Florida is the Windward VIP Club. Get a taste of the finer things at this premium event. VIPs get to experience incredible water views and premium seating at an indoor/outdoor venue on the coast. Enjoy a variety of gourmet food options and top-shelf drinks from the open bar.

If sports on the water are more your speed, get a glimpse of the fast-paced and exciting offerings from international vendors at the show at the AquaZone, presented by Nautical Ventures. Located in the newly rebuilt Fort Lauderdale Convention Center, this event gives visitors a way to experience the fun and thrill of water sports. View demonstrations of the newest and most innovative toys for an ultimate adventure on the water. Products you may check out, and experience include kayaks, paddleboards, electric surfboards and foil boards, yacht toys, and much more.

The boat show also offers events for the whole family in mind, including kids. Event Hook the Future is designed for the youngest visitors to the boat show. Don Dingman from the Sportsman Channel will host this kid-friendly happening. Fishing experts will be on hand and holding fishing clinics for kids ages 4 to 16. Children will explore different types of lures, tackle, and fishing rods. Kids can also get some practice casting their rods and reel and pulling in a catch.

Will There Be Boats for Sale at the Boat Show?

If you're thinking about upgrading to a new model or adding another boat to your marine slip, this is the place to be. Boat shows offer marine enthusiasts a way to see hundreds of options in one spot. You can walk around the showroom, see each model up close and personal, and get a clear vision of what it would be like to own the boat.

You can go inside each boat featured in the showroom and see all of the features at the boat show. Sales staff will be available to talk to potential boat owners about pricing, options, and delivery questions. Some vendors may also offer boat show specials on purchases at the boat show. Nautical Ventures has boats available for immediate delivery, a rarity in today’s market. If you want to see everything new out there, visiting boat shows is a great way to save time and see lots of items for sale in one place. Instead of going out and traveling to individual dealers for boat shopping, you can just visit the boat show and have a great time while doing it.

Why Attend? Showcasing Most Extraordinary Boats & Marine Products

If you love boats and the marine lifestyle, this is the place to be. The International Boat Show in Fort Lauderdale is one of the very best boat shows in the world. The ultimate experience at the boat show is marveling at the hundreds of amazing boats for sale. Nautical Ventures is proud to show off some of our very best in this year's inventory.

We are proud to feature quality boat manufacturer Axopar Boats in our lineup. Axopar Boats features unique, avant-garde designs that are sure to turn heads. One of our favorites is the new 22 Spyder. It's a high-performance boat with plenty of space for enjoying the Florida sunshine. It’s a smart boat that packs a punch and will turn heads wherever you go, and all without breaking the bank!

If you want to go on a fishing expedition in your new boat, check out the 272 CC model from Sailfish Boats. This boat has all of the conveniences you need when you go out to sea for fishing, such as rod storage, fishing boxes, and a freshwater rinse area. It's also fun to drive, with 400 max horsepower.

The Beneteau Flyer 9 Spacedeck is the optimal choice for a comfortable liveaboard experience. There's plenty of room in the cabins below; you get two double berths, a separate shower area and bathroom, and plenty of storage. You also get up to 500 horsepower and a sporty experience on the waves.

Nautical Ventures, Your Shop for Boats & Marine Products

Check us out at Nautical Ventures at this year's International Boat Show in Fort Lauderdale. With over 47,000 Sq. Ft. of combined exhibition space, we are the largest exhibitor in the boat show. Or, come by and visit one of our 7 retail locations or visit our website. You can schedule a test drive for your next boat or see our inventory of boating accessories, tenders & RIBS, and marine toys.

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