Palm Beach International Boat Show Set for March 23-26, 2017

More than $1.2 billion worth of yachts and accessories, including hundreds of vessels ranging from 8-foot inflatables to superyachts nearly 300 feet in length, will be featured at the 32nd annual Palm Beach International Boat Show, March 23-26. That’s not all! In addition to the large selection of boats and exhibits, the show offers fun and educational activities, including free youth fishing clinics by Hook the Future, IGFA School of Sportfishing seminars, on-the-water boat handling sessions, and long-range cruising clinics. Attendees can also enjoy live music and refreshments at the show’s world-famous floating cocktail lounges. The show takes place on the West Palm Beach waterfront along Flagler Drive. Guests are invited to come by boat and can tie up to free docks located south of the in-water displays. national-boat-show-2017/event/

Carol M. Bareuther, RD, is a St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands based marine writer and registered dietitian.