The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show is always an incredible time. You’ll find everything there–superyachts to tenders; electronics to décor; fuel injectors to galley supplies; FLIBS is a completely different experience than any other show.
Photos cannot always do the event justice. But we’ll do our best to try. Here’s the Best of FLIBS. Enjoy!
1First Stop: Formula One
The stern of this boat boasts ample space on the swim platform for water activities.
2Crisscross, oh my gosh
This Sportfish trio stays tight to the dock with crisscrossed lines.
3Megayachts, Mega Swim Platforms
Here’s a neat trick: push a button, get an enormous swim platform.
4I spy with my little eye…
This section of boats explains why Fort Lauderdale is the Yachting Capital of the World.
It’s just my boat’s boat.
6Boat Shows: not just for boats
Lions, Jaguars, Lamborghinis, oh my!
7More is More
If the yachts weren’t enough for you.
8Another day, another $256,445.
This Bentley Bentayga is a pricey beauty.
9SB&Y interviews Pershing
Southern Boating’s writer Doug Thompson conducts an interview.
10It’s a Luau Party
Some boats really get into the festivities!
11Big and Beautiful
Stunning from all angles.
12Members of the media enjoy the show
Members of the media walk the docks and see the sites.
13 Home gyms, I mean… yacht gyms
I guess there’s no excuse for not working out on board.
14It’s On My Radar
You’re coming in loud and clear.
15Exhibitors Walk the Show
Exhibitors get a much needed break with some frozen lemonade.
16An Engineering Marvel
Miles of additional floating docks make this many boats possible.
17The Super-est of Superyachts
At 273 feet, the M/Y Savannah was the largest at the show.
18More is More
This center console boasts FIVE, yes FIVE, outboards.
19Coming in for a Landing
Boats, beaches, city, and sky: The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.