56th Annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show®

Dates, Times and Admission Policies Announced

Fort Lauderdale, Fla., the “Yachting Capital of the World,” hosts the 56th annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show from November 5 to 9, 2015, attracting an international audience of boating enthusiasts to the largest in-water boat show in the world.

Fort Lauderdale Boat Show 2015

Covering seven locations with more than 3 million square feet of space, the show’s network of water taxis, riverboats and shuttles transport visitors to see an amazing array of marine products and accessories from astonishing super-yachts, fishing boats, runabouts and boats for every budget to fishing gear, marine art, jewelry and more. Attractions for the whole family include live water sport demonstrations, an exciting schedule of fishing and boating seminars and workshops for adults and children of all ages, and many other attractions dedicated to the boating lifestyle and the businesses that support the industry.



Seven locations connected by a convenient land and water transportation network. Boat show headquarters are at the Bahia Mar Fort Lauderdale Beach Hotel & Yachting Center, with additional exhibits at the Hall of Fame Marina, Las Olas Municipal Marina, Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina, Sails Marina, Hyatt Regency Pier 66 Marina and the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center.

WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 5 (Prime Time Preview)
10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 6
10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 7 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 8 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 9

10 a.m. – 5 p.m.


Adults $25 online; $27 at show Children (ages 6-15) $10 online; $12 at show Children (under 6) Free Prime Time Preview (Thursday, Nov. 5)
$41 online; $43 at show Two-Day Ticket
$43 online; $45 at show


The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show® is owned and sponsored by the Marine Industries Association of South Florida and managed and produced by Show Management. Like the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show on Facebook at, follow the show on Twitter at, connect on Instagram at, and tune into Boat Show TV at For more information, call (954) 764-7642 or (800) 940-7642, or visit