FLIBS17: Plan ahead for these events

Nov 1, 2017 by Triton Staff

These events are coming up this week, and we didn’t want you to miss something important. Some require registration or RSVPs.

The Marine Industries Association of South Florida is hosting a panel discussion and Q&A with officers from the U.S. Coast Guard and U.S. Customs and Border Protection on Saturday from noon-2:30 p.m. (lunch included) onboard the MIASF host boat M/V Grand Floridian. Invitation required. Request one at nicole@miasf.org or stop by the boat to register ahead of time.

IGY Marinas’ Coffee Talk on customs and immigration, with attorney Scott Hershenson. Friday, 8:30-10:30 a.m. at the IGY booth in the center of the Yacht Builders Tent.

Triton Editor Dorie Cox is hosting the monthly Triton captains lunch on Sunday at noon at the show. Request an invite at dorie@the-triton.com or call Dorie’s cell, 305-393-3134. Space is limited.

Two interior competitions will be judged on Friday: the 4th annual Top Notch Tabletop Challenge by Aqualuxe Outfitting and the Table Top Challenge by Liquid Yacht Wear. Find out details and register to compete by visiting www.aqualuxeoutfitting.com or www.facebook.com/liquidyachtwear.

USSA’s Signature Sip, a cocktail competition. Crew will showcase their mixology skills and compete for prizes. Click here to register to compete. The event takes place at the U.S. Superyacht Association’s American Pavilion in the Yellow Zone at Bahia Mar on Thursday from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Yacht Chandlers’ 10th annual Crew Appreciation Party happens Saturday night at 7 at the Sway Nightclub in downtown Fort Lauderdale. Party with a purpose as all donations will go toward hurricane aid relief. Request an invite at www.yachtchandlers.com.

See our entire boat show calendar here.