With the sunny season fast approaching one of our favourite seasons is imminent as well. No, we’re not referring to summer or spring but boat show season. That wonderful time of year when the fabulously wealthy (and spectators) go boat shopping. Although there are boat hoards of shows around there are a few must-attends. With it now entering its 34th year, the 2019 Palm Beach International Boat Show is set to be bigger and better than ever.
Because of its idyllic yet convenient location tickets to the 2019 Palm Beach International Boat Show is sure to sell fast. Over the last 34 years, the internationally acclaimed boat show has attracted some of the biggest names in the boating and of course yachting world. As a result, it has become known as a hotspot for manufacturers and dealers to showcase the latest technology and models. For your convenience, we have listed all of the information about the 2019 Palm Beach International Boat Show below.
On the West Palm Beach waterfront along Flagler Drive. Entrance gates are located at Lakeview Avenue, Evernia Street, Clematis Street and Banyan Boulevard.
Thursday, March 28 to Sunday, March 31
12 p.m. – 7 p.m. Thursday, March 28
10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Friday, March 29
10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Saturday, March 30
10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Sunday, March 31
The 34th annual Palm Beach International Boat Show will feature more than $1.2 billion worth of yachts and accessories, including hundreds of boats ranging from 8-foot inflatables to super yachts nearly 300 feet in length. 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 and IGFA School of Sportfishing seminars. Attendees will also enjoy live music and refreshments at the show’s 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. The show’s Windward VIP Experience includes admission to the show and VIP lounge featuring a premium open bar, hors d’oeuvres, concierge service and indoor and outdoor lounge seating.
Adult 2-day ticket: $52
Children, ages 6-15: $18
Children under 6: Free
For more information including parking and transportation maps, visit PBboatshow.com. The 2018 Palm Beach International Boat Show is owned and presented by the Marine Industries Association of Palm Beach County, Inc. (MIAPBC) and managed and produced by Informa.
Cover image courtesy of Heesen Yachts