The Miami International Boat Show is one of the most anticipated events of the year. The 2023 Show is going to be huge, taking place February 15-19 with more than a thousand exhibitors and hundreds of boats and yachts on display. It will also feature interactive boating experiences, live concerts, and much more. Whether you own a superyacht or are just dreaming of a boat, you won’t want to miss it. The Miami International Boat Show is where the best manufacturers in the world show off their newest and most impressive models, along with an inspiring number of brokerage yachts for sale.
WHEN AND WHERE IS THE MIAMI INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW?
The boat show will be held February 15-19 this year. It will take place in several locations in Miami with each location dedicated to a specific segment of the boating and yachting community.
One Herald Plaza is dedicated to powerboats and motor yachts 30' to 125', yacht tenders, engines, marine accessories and retail pavilions. This is where the Allied Marine display will be located featuring a diverse selection of brokerage yachts to view. The Ferretti Group, our parent company, will also have a large display in this area dedicated to new yachts from Ferretti Yachts, Riva, Pershing, and Custom Line yachts.
Superyacht Miami at IGY Yacht Haven Grande at Island Gardens is where you’ll find the largest superyachts. Please note access is only available with Windward VIP or Superyacht Miami tickets.
For boats up to 49 feet along with engine manufacturers, marine accessories and electronics head to the displays at the Miami Beach Convention Center.
Over at the Venetian Marina you can see over 150 vessels and find additional new and brokerage boats and engine manufacturers.
Museum Park Marina is where you can check out the latest sailboats, catamarans, and sailing accessories. Across the street from the convention center at Pride Park will be the Boat Show Experience. This will feature wakeboard simulators, a 40,000-gallon test pool, and more. You will also find places to grab a quick drink or a bite to eat.
Consider the Miami Boat Show VIP Experience through Windward, too. When you opt for this experience, you will receive not only tickets to the Miami Boat Show in 2023, but you will also receive a ticket to the Prime Time Preview, Superyacht Miami, and entry to the Windward VIP clubs at One Herald Plaza and the Miami Beach Convention Center.
OTHER THINGS TO SEE AND DO WHILE AT THE MIAMI INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW
While the boat show is the big draw, there are plenty of other things you can enjoy during your time in Miami. Maybe you are traveling with some family members who aren’t as into boats as you are. Don’t worry, Miami and the surrounding areas have something for everyone.
Just a few of the places you might want to visit include the Wynwood Art Walls, Miami Beach Botanical Garden, the Frost Museum of Science and Jungle Island. Of course, there are also quite a few places to dine and drink. Some of the top area restaurants include Joe's Stone Crab, Kush, Prime 112, Niu Kitchen and, well the list goes on.
If it’s libations you seek, Miami has you covered there as well. Notable bars and breweries include Tap42, Wynwood Brewing, The Anderson, The Sylvester, Mezcalista and Broken Shaker. Check out our 28-page Allied Marine Miami Boat Show Guide. It's the most extensive boat show guide available and has everything to do and see in and around the show. Check it out at https://www.alliedmarine.com/yachting-news/2023-miami-boat-show-guide
Enjoy the show and we hope to see you at the Allied Marine or the Ferretti Group display. We’ll be at the One Herald Plaza location as in past shows.