Palm Beach International Boat Show
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) —
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.
Ranked highly among the top 10 yachting events in the world, 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 feet in length.
Chuck Collins, Executive Director Marine Industries Association of Palm Beach County, owners of the Palm Beach International Boat Show and Alyssa Freeman, Operations Director Marine Industries Association of Palm Beach County joined CBS12 This morning with a preview of this year’s event.
In addition to the large selection of boats and exhibits, the show offers fun and educational activities, including free youth fishing clinics by Hook The Future, IGFA School of Sportfishing seminars, long-range cruising clinics and on-the-water boat handling classes.
Attendees also can enjoy live music and refreshments at the show's world-famous floating cocktail lounges.
Guests are invited to come by boat and may tie up to free docks located south of the in-water displays.
2017 SHOW SCHEDULE:
12 p.m. - 7 p.m. Thursday, March 23
10 a.m. - 7 p.m. Friday, March 24
10 a.m. - 7 p.m. Saturday, March 25
10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Sunday, March 26
Children, ages 6-15: $11
Children under 6 Free