Anybody would be crazy to suggest that there isn’t enough to do in South Florida. For boaters in particular, there are exciting events galore. The month of February is prime time to see multi-million dollar yachts on display in Miami, and Palm Beach has its own big event coming up in March. Here’s a breakdown on all of the luxury boating happenings to look out for from now till June.
International Boat Shows
The international boat shows in Miami and Palm Beach never fail to impress . Miami’s show takes place over one of the biggest boat show weekends of the year — President’s Day. This year, the event moved its location to the Miami Marine Stadium Park & Basin, where it featured over 1,200 boats on land and hundreds of slips. Palm Beach’s show kicks off on Thursday, March 17 this year, and runs through the weekend. Attendees of the Palm Beach International Boat Show can look forward to seeing more than $1.2 billion worth of yachts and boats on display. Both shows feature a wide variety of food and entertainment as well.
Held over President’s Day weekend is Yachts Miami Beach, where hundreds of new and used lots are put on display along Indian Creek Waterway. This year, a brand new Superyacht Miami location was added, which harbors deep draft vessels up to 500 ft. Those who attend have the chance to view a multi-million dollar display of custom designed yachts and super yachts.
In South Florida, the boat shows don’t stop when the snowbirds head home. The South Florida Boat Show takes place from May 20-22 this year, and the West Palm Beach Boat Show is scheduled for June 24-26. Both feature an extensive showcase of boats, yachts and accessories, which any avid boater is sure to love.
If you missed out on any of these exciting shows this year, fear not — there are plenty shows like those mentioned every year in South Florida. One thing’s for certain, for yacht lovers like Palm Beach luxury real estate agent Jack Elkins, South Florida never disappoints. If you’re looking to relocate to the area to take advantage of events like these, you can count on Jack to make it happen. Give Jack a call today to get started on your search.