Annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS)
The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show is the greatest boat show on the seven seas. Owned by the Marine Industries Association of South Florida (MIASF) and produced by Informa Markets, the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) is recognized as the largest in-water boat show in the world.
Located steps from the beach in sunny South Florida, FLIBS spans nearly 90 acres across three million square feet of exhibit space that is connected by an intricate network of water and ground transportation services. The five-day show attracted over 100,000 attendees and 1,000 exhibitors representing 52 countries with more than 1,300 boats on display in 2019. Products range from sunglasses to superyachts and everything in between.
- Superyacht Village: Bringing to South Florida the world's most spectacular superyachts and exhibits, including renowned shipyards, personal submarines, and exotic collectible automotive items.
- Windward VIP Club: An exclusive indoor and outdoor destination to enjoy the excitement of the boat show featuring shore and water views with a premium open bar, gourmet food offerings, and the perfect setting.
- AquaZone: An exciting and engaging attraction designed to give boat show-goers an upfront and personal experience with a variety of water sports and innovative marine products.
- Hook the Future: A variety of fishing clinics tailored to children ages 4-16. The clinics will feature interactive instruction in selecting tackle and lures, casting a rod and reel, and reeling in a fish and fishing ethics.