27th Annual Palm Beach International Boat Show Runs March 22 – March 25, 2012


EVENT NAME: 27th Annual Palm Beach International Boat Show

DESCRIPTION: With more than $350 million worth of boats, yachts and accessories from the world’s leading marine manufacturers, the 27th Annual Palm Beach International Boat Show is one of the top ten boat shows in the country. The spectacular yachting event takes place March 22 through March 25, 2012, along scenic Flagler Drive in West Palm Beach, Fla., and will feature hundreds of boats ranging from small inflatables and center consoles to fishing boats and superyachts over 150 feet.

WHERE: The show takes places along Flagler Drive in West Palm Beach, Fla. Show entrances are located on Flagler Drive at Evernia Street and at North Clematis Street.

WHEN: Thursday, March 22, 2012 12 p.m. – 7 p.m. Friday, March 23, 2012 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Saturday, March 24, 2012 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Sunday, March 25, 2012 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

ADMISSION: Adults $14 at the gate; $12 online Children (Ages 6-15) $5 at gate; $3 online Children under 6 Free

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Various municipal parking garages and privately operated lots are located throughout downtown West Palm Beach, most of which are within walking distance to one of the two show entrances. For parking and transportation maps, visit ShowManagement.com. Guests are also invited to come by boat and may tie up to the free Come-by-Boat docks located south of the in-water displays. In addition to the large selection of exhibits at this year’s show, there will be an array of special events and fun and educational activities, including IGFA School of Sportfishing seminars and youth fishing clinics presented by the non-profit Hook The Future. Attendees also will be able to enjoy refreshments and live musical entertainment.

WEBSITE: ShowManagement.com

ABOUT: The Palm Beach International Boat Show is owned and sponsored by Marine Industries Association of Palm Beach County, Inc. (MIAPBC), managed and produced by Show Management, and sponsored by BoatShowHotels.com, BoatQuest.com, Budweiser, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Hook the Future, IGFA School of Sportfishing, Palm Harbor Marina, The Palm Beach Post, Pioneer Linens, Rums of Puerto Rico, TrawlerPort, and Yachts International. Show Management is the world’s leading boat show company and produces the world famous Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show®, The Yacht & Brokerage Show in Miami Beach, The Palm Beach International Boat Show, The St. Petersburg Power & Sailboat Show and the Suncoast Boat Show in Sarasota. For more information, call (954) 764-7642 or (800) 940-7642, or visit ShowManagement.com.