Florida loves boats, boating and boat shows.
Boat shows usually involve entry fees, at least for adults, and sometimes discounts are offered. If information about deals is not on the website, we suggest emailing or phoning the boat show office before an event and asking about discounts.
- Suncoast Boat Show April 21-23, downtown Sarasota, $14 for ages 16 and older, free for younger kids, 954-764-7642
- Southeast US Boat Show April 21-23, Jacksonville, $12 ages 17 and older, free for ages 16 and younger, includes live bands and other festivities, 904-759-2758
- South Florida Boat Show in Fort Lauderdale, $8 for adults & free for kids
- West Palm Beach Boat Show June 23-25, $8 for adults, kids free, free parking, 954-946-6164
- Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, November 1 to November 5, various venues
- Yachts Miami Beach February 16-20, Indian Creek Waterway at Collins Avenue from 41st to 54th Streets, $20 for ages 16 and older, 954-764-7642
- Miami Boat Show February 16-20, Miami, $25 and $40, group discounts offered, 954-441-3225