Events

Southern Boating covers marina openings, boat shows, mergers and other events in the marine industry, and more. Southern Boating attends renowned shows and events and shares the experiences with you. Informative articles will keep you updated on everything from yacht auctions to fishing tournaments and industry charity events.

IBEX Innovations

IBEX Carries On Hurricane Ian put the kibosh on IBEX 2022, but didn’t dissuade the Innovation Awards judges from evaluating entries. Southern Boating is combining the Engine Room and Wired columns this…

2022 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show Preview

The 63rd Annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show The 63rd Annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) is expected to draw record exhibitors and attendees when it takes place October 26-30 across…

Intrepid Powerboats Rendezvous

Party at the Reef When a single Intrepid powerboat is encountered on the open waters or at a marina, it turns heads for its hand-crafted customization and industry-leading innovation. So, it’s little…

2022 Newport International Boat Show

2022 Newport International Boat Show Come to the famed waterfront September 15–18 to see what’s new in boating. Fall in New England, with mild weather and changing leaves, draws international tourists to historic downtown…

Horizon Yacht USA Hosts 2022 Owner Rendezvous

Horizon Yacht USA Hosts 2022 Owner Rendezvous Nearly 100 guests, 15 sets of owners, and 10 Horizon yachts gathered in the Abacos, Bahamas, for a weekend celebration. Getting back on “island time”…

Horizon Power Catamarans Hosts 5th Owners’ Rendezvous

Horizon Power Catamarans Hosts 5th Owners’ Rendezvous Thirteen Horizon Power Catamarans with their owners and guests gathered for a celebration in Harbour Island, Bahamas It was blowing a gale the day the…

Fake Marina at Formula 1 Miami Grand Prix

Fake Marina steals the show at the Formula 1 Miami Grand Prix The Monaco Grand Prix is well-known as Formula One’s most prestigious and glamourous race, with sportscars, yachts, and celebrities filling…

2022 Miami International Boat Show Recap

Enthusiastic crowds were all smiles as they celebrated the return of the 2022 Discover Boating Miami International Boat Show. The troubled waters created by the pandemic have calmed enough for boats to…

Grand Opening for Town of Palm Beach Marina

Grand Opening for Town of Palm Beach Marina Ribbon-cutting Event Officially Launched Renovated Luxury Facility The Town of Palm Beach celebrated the official grand opening of its newly renovated Town Marina with…

2021 Fort Lauderdale Boat Show Preview

The boating boom is alive and well. Ask any of the boatbuilders attending the 62nd Annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) set for October 27-31 at the Bahia Mar Yachting Center.…

Boatlift 9/11 Documentary

Boatlift 9/11 Documentary Tom Hanks Narrates “An Untold Tale of 9/11 Resilience” BOATLIFT is a moving documentary that honors the untold story of marine heroes on 9/11. Narrated by Tom Hanks, the documentary recognizes…

Full Steam Ahead For The Palm Beach International Boat Show

Full Steam Ahead For The Palm Beach International Boat Show The 35th annual Palm Beach International Boat Show (PBIBS) takes place Thursday, March 25 through Sunday, March 28 along Flagler Drive in…

NMMA and Informa Markets Join Forces to Unite Miami Boat and Yacht Shows

The NMMA announced today a landmark partnership with Informa Markets to create the first joint production of South Florida’s preeminent winter boat shows—the Miami International Boat Show (MIBS), Miami Yacht Show (MYS) and Superyacht Miami. Set…

2020 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show Preview

The 61st Annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show IT'S SHOWTIME!!!  The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) is determined not to let a pandemic stand in the way of the 61st edition of…