The Essential Guide to the Palm Beach International Boat Show
Are you ready for the Palm Beach International Boat Show? Right on the heels of the Miami Yacht Show, this event proves that boat show season isn’t finished in Florida.
The 2019 edition will be held in West Palm Beach from Thursday, March 28th, through the 31st. Luxury yachts available for sale and charter, ranging from 60 to over 210 feet in length, will be on display. Visitors will also have the opportunity to see the collection of Rolls-Royce Motorcars and aircraft from Magellan Jets.
Yachts to See
While you’re visiting the Palm Beach International Boat Show, check out the latest designs from the Astondoa shipyard. Among the shiny yachts welcoming show visitors aboard will be the Astondoa 377 Coupé. This is the second yacht in the Open sporty yacht range.
Yacht owners in Florida love this compact cruiser with all the luxury of a superyacht. Above deck you and your guests can enjoy the sun and the water all day. Below deck features a surprising amount of space for overnight comfort.
Where to Eat
One of the best ways to experience West Palm Beach, while you’re in town for the boat show, is to dine around town. There is something delicious for every taste and occasion. Here are some of our favorites.
For Fine Dining
Cafe L’Europe is an award-winning restaurant on the famous stretch of Worth Avenue. It’s a favorite among local Floridians regulars and celebrities breezing through town. Many appreciate the privacy and intimacy of the dining experience here and the live piano concerts every evening is an extra plus. The menu has a varied selection of European-inspired dishes.
For Casual Fare
Hullabaloo is a trendy, Italian gastro pub on Clematis Street in West Palm Beach with a fabulous patio. Enjoy fresh-made pasta and artisans pizzas accompanied by small-batch wines, craft beers and cool cocktails. Chefs offer daily specials featuring fresh, local ingredients and seasonal favorites.
Palm Sugar has a modern Asian and Asian-fusion offering. Located on bustling Clematis Street in West Palm Beach, chefs here use local ingredients and a lot of creativity. Pair your meal with bubble tea or a refreshing sake cocktail.
For a Slice of Pizza
Who doesn’t love hot, freshly made pizza? You can also find Pizza Girls on West Palm Beach’s popular Clematis Street. In addition to great pizza, you can find gluten-free cuisine, happy hour fare and weekend brunch buffets and bottomless specialty drinks.
Around West Palm Beach
After seeing some amazing yachts and filling up on some delicious food, you should wander around town. Visit the beautiful Bethesda by the Sea, or tour the immense Henry Flagler mansion which marked the turn of the century in Florida. Take a stroll down Lake Trail or do some shopping on Worth Avenue. Then, check out the nightlife in CityPlace and downtown West Palm Beach.
If you would like to see the 377 Coupé, or any of the other luxury yachts made by Astondoa, contact the reliable brokers at G Marine. We are the exclusive dealers for the Spanish shipyard for the Americas. The GM Yachts office is based in Fort Lauderdale and we offer consultations by appointment.