Happening Feb. 15-19, 2023
South Florida’s cosmopolitan yacht show
Located in the heart of downtown Miami, the Miami International Boat Show is now bigger and better than ever before. Freshly evolved, this year’s event features the convergence between the historical Miami International Boat Show and the Miami Yacht Show, stretching across multiple parts of the city. The show offers it all from new and brokerage yachts to fishing, motor and superyachts and much more. The show also has an on-land exhibit space filled with the latest in marine technologies and accessories.
Split between land and sea, Discover Boating takes place at the revamped Miami Beach Convention Center and Pride park, as well as the Sea Isle Marina, One Herald Plaza and more nautical access points. The show’s superyachts are on display via Superyacht Miami located at the IGY Yacht Havens Grande at Island Gardens. Here, clients can exclusively access the show’s largest yachts in a luxurious ambiance set against the vibrant Miami skyline.
Trade Secrets: The display at the Miami Beach Convention Center will spotlight trade experts from boat construction to nautical amenities, navigational technologies and retail kiosks.
A Look into the Life: Pride park will host a series of boating lifestyle exhibitions, event activities with good eats, educational promotions and marine accessory demonstrations.
Varietal Explorations: A collection of boats and luxury yachts (30′ to 135′), tenders and toys and retail kiosks at One Herald Plaza.
Test Drive Mania: At the Sea Isle Marina, clients can test drive an array of “sea trial vessels” and explore options for brokerage and construction.
Sail Away: The Museum Park Marina will host fresh sailing yachts and accessories, including but not limited to speed racers and catamarans.
Superyacht Specialties: The latest, opulent superyachts available will be spotlighted via SuperYacht Miami at the IGY Yacht Haven Grande in Island Gardens.
Spice up your show
Unveiling the new show edition, Discover Boating is hosting a series of interactive experiences for yachting enthusiasts and boat show attendees. From entertainment to education, the possibilities of this year’s Miami International Boat Show are limitless:
Good Eats and Entertainment: During the excitement of the day, guests are welcome to come and have a bite at the Boat Show Food & Bar. Here, clients can taste from a series of carefully curated menus with a range of vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free, carnivore-friendly and budgeted delicacies. Truly accessing the boating lifestyle, guests can come for sundowners at the end of the day, or refreshing starters to their day. From 4-7 PM Thursday through Friday, the Boat Show will also spotlight live music for clients to enjoy.
Awareness and Engagement: As a part of the passionate boating community, the Boat Show has also dedicated a generous portion of its resources to spreading awareness and educating the public on safety measures, environmental influences and professional opportunities. For those interested, guests can attend Fred’s Shed – Interactive Learning Center, Costa Conservation Village and Community corner.
Addictive Adventures: Offering a truly unique, fully-interactive experience, this year’s Boat Show is featuring demonstrations and competitions on wake and water sports, ingenious technologies and the latest tenders and toys. With a 40,000-gallon freshwater pool and wake surf simulators, guests will experience nothing short of extraordinary at the AquaZone, EZ Drive Wake Sports Experience and Charged! Electric Pavilion.
Prime Time Preview
- Wednesday, February 15 | 10 AM to 6 PM (Prime-time preview)
- Thursday, February 16th | 10 AM to 6 PM
Friday, February 17th | 10 AM to 7 PM
Saturday, February. 18th | 10 AM to 7 PM
Sunday, February 19th | 10 AM to 5 PM
N&J members from our global offices, including sales brokers, new construction experts, charter managers, and retail charter brokers, will converge on Miami and will be available for meetings, consultations, yacht showings and more.
We look forward to seeing you at the Discover Boating Miami International Boat Show in February!