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Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show. One of the World’s Best In any Light

Lago Mar Marina

The theme for this year for the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show is “One of the World’s Best in any Light”.  Fort Lauderdale, Florida, known as the “Yachting Capital of the World” will host the 54th Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show from October 31 to Nov 4, 2013

It is really one of the best in the world. Not only enjoy the luxury of yachting but the beauty of Fort Lauderdale Beach, Downtown Las Olas and high-end communities all around.

With exhibitor from yatch builders, designers, exotic cars and broker yachts, you will find a variety of boats and sea vessels that will be on display including runabouts, sport fishers, high performance boats, center consoles, cabin cruisers, flats boats, skiffs, express cruisers, sailing yachts, motor yachts, bow riders, catamarans, ski boats, jet boats, trawlers, inflatables, canoes, and extraordinary superyachts.

Covering over 3 million square feet of space, the show’s transportation network of bus shuttles, water taxis, and riverboats ensures attendees can easily navigate the boat show and its expansive waterways system.

SHOW LOCATION

Bahia Mar Yachting Center:  
801 Seabreeze Boulevard, 33316 (Google Map)

Hall of Fame Marina:
1 Hall of Fame Drive, 33316 (Google Map)

Las Olas Marina:
240 E. Las Olas Circle, 33316 (Google Map)

Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County
Convention Center: 

1950 Eisenhower Blvd., 33316 (Google Map)

Fort Lauderdale Hilton: 
1881 SE 17th Street, 33316 (Google Map)

SHOW ADMISSION

Prime Time Preview (Thurs. Oct.31)$36  Online  and $38 on Show Site

2-Day Ticket $38 Online ($40.00 at show)

General Admission
Adults – $20 Online  ($22.00 at show)
Children, ages 6-15 – $5 Online ($7.00 at show)
Children under 6 – Free

Source: http://www.showmanagement.com/event/

Las Olas Art Fair October 19 – 20

Las Olas Art Fair

Bold and vibrant paintings, contemporary and whimsical art, life-size sculptures, photography and jewelry are among the original works of art that transform Las Olas Boulevard into an outdoor art gallery three times a year.  The Las Olas Art Fairs ranked among the top art festivals in the country by Sunshine Artist magazine, return in January, March and now in October to captivate and thrill art enthusiasts and collectors.

The electric colors and excitement that define the art fairs are showing along Las Olas Boulevard between S.E. 6th Avenue and S.E. 11th Avenue where the artists line both sides of the street with their professional display booths.  The Fort Lauderdale Art Fair features the finest artists in the country and exceptional local and regional artists with unique work appealing to a wide variety of tastes and budgets.

Located in the heart of Fort Lauderdale, Las Olas Boulevard is known as the jewel of the city. Las Olas has everything for a wonderful evening out, or a relaxing day window-shopping and dining at one of the fabulous sidewalk cafes. On Las Olas Boulevard you will find a multitude of art galleries, boutiques, and dining options that range from Cuban-American cuisine to fresh seafood caught in the Atlantic Ocean.


Fort Lauderdale Art Fair Information:

10/19-10/20 2013

01/04-01/05 2014

03/01-03/02 2014


For additional information about the Las Olas Art Fair and other art shows produced by Howard Alan Events visit www.artfesitval.com or call 561-746-6615.

 
Las Olas Upcoming Events

With Season change and snowbirds coming into town soon Las Olas is preparing for a Fall and Winter Season full of fun.

FALL

Las Olas Art Fair 19-20 2013!  Bold and vibrant paintings, contemporary and whimsical art, life-size sculptures, photography and jewelry are among the original works of art that transform Fort Lauderdale events on Las Olas Boulevard into an outdoor art gallery three times a year.

International Boat Show – Oct 31 – Nov 4

WINTER

Skate Las Olas – Nov 29 – Jan 1

Winterfest Family Fun Day – Dec 1

Christmas on Las Olas – Dec 3

Winterfest Boat Parade – Dec 14

Las Olas Art Fair – Jan 4 – 5 and then back in March 1 – 2

Enjoy the perfect weather in Sunny Fort Lauderdale, where every day is a beautiful day.

 

The Monaco Yacht Show … time for luxury yachting

Monaco yacht Show

One of the best times of the year to visit Europe and the French Riviera is during the month of September, perfect weather all around and luxury events like the Monaco Yatch Show will take you to a different level of wealth.

From September 25th to 28th, over 100 of the world’s most significant luxury yachts will be on full display in Port Hercules, either available for charter or being exhibited at the Monaco Yatch Show.

High-end clients and luxury yachting professionals consider the Monaco Yacht Show as the world’s major event in superyachting .

500 exhibiting companies amongst the most important ones in the world and 105 spectacular super and megayachts afloat exhibited every year.

With a record attendance of 33,000 participants in 2012, the MYS is the unique occasion in the year to meet the top managers of yachting companies and discover the latest high technology nautical products and luxury yachting services.

During the four days of the show, over 80 events are organized by the exhibitors in the palaces of Monte Carlo or onboard the yachts.

Prices Public: € 80 / day (on sale at the show), Professional visitor: € 250 / 4-day access, Media: access upon press accreditation.

If you can’t make it to the show this year start preparing for 2014 from Wednesday 24th to Saturday 27th September 2014.

See you there!

Lauderdale Spa Chic only in September
Miami Spice indulge your appetite

Miami Spice is a mouth-watering restaurant promotion showcasing the very best of Miami cuisine.

Indulge your appetite during August and September, Miami’s top restaurants offer three-course meals (Lunches $19 or $23,
Dinners $33 or $39) featuring signature dishes created by world-renowned chefs.

Find a list of all the Restaurants participating at Indulge my appetite with Miami Spice

Fourth of July Spectacular at Fort Lauderdale Beach!

The City of Fort Lauderdale will host the 4th of July Spectacular on Thursday, July 4 from 12:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Fort Lauderdale Beach at A1A and Las Olas Boulevard. The Independence Day Celebration will feature a patriotic extravaganza with a kids zone, live music, and a dazzling fireworks display.

4th of July Fort Lauderdale Beach

The Kids Zone will be hosted by celebrity DJ William Pennhouse, who will provide non-stop energy and excitement along with plenty of music and comic relief from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. Highlights will include bounce houses; face painting; hula-hoop, Twister and limbo contests; along with beach games and a water balloon toss.

As the sun goes down, the celebration heats up with live music and entertainment from 4 to 9 p.m. Featured artists include the patriotic sounds of the American Legion Symphonic Orchestra, all your favorite hits from the ‘60s to today from the Fabulons, and headlining act Keep the Faith performing their classic “Bon Jovi Tribute Experience.”

At 9 p.m., all eyes will turn toward the sky for the City’s fireworks show. This dazzling pyrotechnic display is an annual favorite of children and adults of all ages. The complete 4th of July schedule of events includes:

  • 12:30 – 4:30 p.m. – Family activities with DJ, Bounce Houses, Face Painting, Games & Contests
  • 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. – 101.5 Lite FM Diaper Derby
  • 4:00 – 5:15 p.m. – American Legion Symphonic Orchestra
  • 5:15 – 6:15 p.m. – The Fabulons
  • 6:45 – 9:00 p.m. – Keep the Faith “Bon Jovi Tribute Experience”
  • 9:00 – 9:25 p.m. – Fireworks Show

For information about Parking and Watter Shuttle taxi to Fort Lauderdale Beach please check full particle at City of Fort Lauderdale 4th of July 2013

 

Summer Savings in Fort Lauderdaler

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Starting May 1st all the way to September 30th discover a passion for diving, paddle boarding, and so many other options with the 2-for1 summer saving card.

This is a great opportunity for Florida residents to take advantage of all kind of fun activities from a charter a fishing boat for an afternoon adventure or spend the day relaxing and revitalizing at the spa. It’s all part of a vacation that goes beyond the ordinary.

Discover another side of summer and yourself in Greater Fort Lauderdale. Find unique two-for-one offers, valid May 1-September 30, 2013, to get your personal journey started. Don’t forget Either the printed coupon or the Summer Savings card must accompany your visit to receive the 2-for-1 offers.

There are two ways to access the deals:

To get detail information in all the 2-for-1 deals please visit 2-for-1 summer savings in Fort Lauderdale

 

Eric Wahl was the highlight at the JW Marriott L.A. Live

We had the pleasure to see this unique presentation by famous artist and speaker Eric Wahl at the JW Marritto L.A. Live. Check the incredible energy he has to offer with this short video. While he is painting an image of Bono (lead singer of U2), he has the song It’s a beautiful thing playing on the back.

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Eric Wahl was the highlight. He captures everyone’s imagination with his creativity and added a whole new dimension to the usual motivational message. His artistic finale was a complete knockout with the incredible image of Bono!

Eric Wahl's presentation LA Live

Eric Wahl’s presentation LA Live

 

Luxury at the Ritz-Carlton Residences at L.A. Live

Billy and Alix are heading to Los Angeles for Sotheby’s International Convention. We are co-hosting an exclusive cocktail party at the Ritz-Carlton Residences on Sunday, June 2nd from 5:00pm – 7:00pm with Daniel DerVartanian from our San Francisco office. If you are in the neighborhood, please stop by.

The Ritz-Carlton Residences at LA Live are dramatically re-shaping the city’s world-famous downtown skyline.

The luxury residences, starting on the 27th floor and rising up to the 52nd floor, stand boldly as an icon above the bright lights of Los Angeles. The Residences offer breathtaking views, world class amenities and legendary Ritz-Carlton services.

Ritz-Carlton Residences at LA Live
LA Live, a new, vibrant, world-class entertainment district, envisioned as the “Times Square of the West.” Popular clubs, dining, movie theaters, museums, sports and special events at the Staples Center are mere steps away. The Residences are true luxury and ultimate convenience wrapped into an unparalleled Los Angeles lifestyle experience.

It is entirely appropriate to act like you own the place when you actually do!

Ritz-Carlton Invitation