Tag Archives: Palm Beach International Boat Show

Informa and MIAPBC announce 10-year agreement to produce Palm Beach show

Informa Exhibitions has signed a 10-year agreement with the Marine Industries Association of Palm BeachCounty, Inc. and the City of West Palm Beach to continue producing the annual Palm Beach International Boat Show, now in its 33rd year. The show takes place every March along Flagler Drive in downtown West Palm Beach, directly across the Intracoastal Waterway from Palm Beach ...

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Palm Beach show reports 14 percent attendance gain

The Palm Beach International Boat Show, which ran March 23-26, had the largest display of boats in the show's 32-year history and a 14 percent attendance increase from 2016, show organizers said Tuesday. "Year over year, this show continues to grow in exhibitor participation and guest attendance, which speaks to both the strength of the boating industry and the unique, ...

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Weekly 5: Texas boat dealer convicted in theft case

The BI Weekly 5 is a collection of tips, news and data affecting the boating industry this week. Be sure to look for the BI Weekly 5 every week on BoatingIndustry.com. 1. Texas boat dealer convicted in theft case Jesse Ray Keene, the former operator of McGoys Marine in Lewisville, Texas, has been convicted and sentenced to 14 years in ...

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Palm Beach boat show returns in March

The 32nd annual Palm Beach International Boat Show is set to take place from March 23-26 along Flagler Drive in Downtown West Palm Beach, directly across the Intracoastal Waterway from Palm Beach Island. The show will feature more than $1.2 billion worth of yachts and accessories, including hundreds of boats ranging from small inflatables and tenders to superyachts nearly 300 ...

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Weekly 5: Invasive species economic impact much worse than thought

The BI Weekly 5 is a collection of tips, news and data affecting the boating industry this week. Be sure to look for the BI Weekly 5 every Monday on BoatingIndustry.com. 1. Study: Invasive species impact much worse than thought The economic cost of invasive species is much higher than previously thought, scientists at the University of Wisconsin say. “Our ...

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Weather impacts Palm Beach boat show attendance

The Palm Beach International Boat Show saw lower attendance over the weekend after a strong start, with organizers blaming poor weather. The four-day show wrapped up Sunday. While show organizers did not release final attendance figures, they said the first two days of the show (Thursday, March 17, and Friday, March 18) saw record crowds. They reported that attendance was ...

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Denison Yacht Sales to represent Hatteras Yachts

Hatteras Yachts announced Wednesday that it has appointed yacht sales and brokerage firm Denison Yacht Sales as its new representative in Palm Beach, Martin and Broward counties in southeast Florida. The dealer, which has sales offices in Dania Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Palm Beach Gardens, and Stuart, Fla., will offer the full range of new Hatteras Yachts from 45 to 100 ...

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Weekly 5: U.S., Canadian outboard shipments up

The BI Weekly 5 is a collection of tips, news and data affecting the boating industry this week. Be sure to look for the BI Weekly 5 every Monday on BoatingIndustry.com. 1. NMMA: U.S., Canadian outboard shipments up Shipments of outboards were up in February in both the U.S. and Canada, the National Marine Manufacturers Association reported. In the U.S., ...

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EdgeWater launches new 248 Crossover

EDGEWATER, Fla. — EdgeWater Power Boats introduced the new 248CX Deep-V Dual Console. This new model will be on display at the 2016 Palm Beach International Boat Show on March 17-20, 2016. Designed to perform with a single outboard, the EdgeWater 248CX is equipped with a Yamaha F300 four-stroke outboard. This new model features EdgeWater’s most ergonomic and sophisticated deck design ...

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