It’s Nearly Season in Fort Lauderdale! 8 Events You Won’t Want to Miss…

yachts-1040852_1920Snowbirds and South Floridians, rejoice… it’s almost season in Fort Lauderdale! We always see a huge uptick in yachts this time of year, so for our yacht friends and clients, here are 8 events you won’t want to miss… add them to your calendar today!

1. 2016 Fort Lauderdale Fest: October 1st, 2016

It’s easy to see why this is such an exciting event with an incredible musical lineup, delicious samples of food and beverages from local dining establishments, wineries and breweries, and more! Click here for more information.


2. Miami Broward Junior Carnival: October 1st, 2016

Looking for cultural experience? Experience the music, dances and costumes of Carnival in the heart of Broward County. Participating children and teens put on a show at Central Broward Regional Park as an introduction to the Adult Carnival Parade and Concert. This family-friendly event includes dining, arts and crafts, games, contests, face painting and more. Click here for more information.


3. Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show – November 3rd-7th, 2016

We have to admit; this is one of our favorites!  Whether you’re in the market for a new yacht or not, you will surely enjoy this internationally-renowned boat show featuring beautiful vessels and the latest innovations from around the world. Click here for more information.


4. Ft. Lauderdale International Film Festival: November 4th-20th, 2016

Did you know we have a film festival? This incredible event offers a fine selection of independent cinema and takes place during a period of over two weeks! In fact, according to the Guinness Book of World Records, it’s the longest film festival on the planet. It’s not just about quantity, however, FLIFF is the only Southern film festival to receive four major grants from The Academy! Click here for more information.


5. Holiday Fantasy of Lights: November 18, 2016 – January 2, 2017

Tradewinds Park is transformed into a glorious, light-filled holiday wonderland for the annual Holiday Fantasy of Lights. This unique presentation is a drive-thru event allowing you to pass miles of bright, colorful holiday displays! Click here for more information.


6. Winterfest Family Fun Day: November 20, 2016

The streets of Downtown Fort Lauderdale are closed providing space for sports, games and other activities. Each year offers different surprises so come out and see what the city has to offer! Click here for more information.


7. The Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Boat Parade: December 10th, 2016

Come up with your concept, register your vessel and have fun decorating your ship to participate in the ever-popular Winterfest Boat Parade! The parade takes place on the New River including appearances by the Galleria Mall Reindeer Barge, the Santa Showboat and the Grand Marshal Showboat. If you won’t be participating, there are also wonderful spots on land to take in the festivities. Click here for more information.


8. Symphony of the Americas: Holiday Magic: December 11th-12th, 2016

Holiday Magic brings the yuletide spirit to Fort Lauderdale! This family-friendly event celebrates both Christmas and Hanukah through classic sounds. Click here for more information.


09-26-2016 at 8:00