Florida’s Gulf Coast Boat Show Season Celebrates Life on The Water

For boating enthusiasts, the allure of the water is undeniable. It’s a world of endless relaxation and exhilaration where the journey is as enriching as the destination itself.

With a yacht basin practically at their doorstep, future residents of Auteur will be perfectly positioned to enjoy all the best of life on the water. This waterfront luxury address is also convenient to a host of popular boat shows that offer a celebration of this lifestyle with exciting showcases of leading yacht brands and products, travel and charter experiences, and abundant opportunity to share the unique camaraderie that pervades the boating community. Below is your guide to some of the best boat shows of the fall season:

Tampa Boat Show
October 25-27 | Tampa Convention Center

Did you know Tampa Boat Show is the bay’s largest and longest-running celebration of life on the water?

The Tampa Boat Show is a must-attend event for every boating and water sports enthusiast. The show will be held late in October and will offer the finest selection of vessels from top brands such as Grandy-White, Stamas Yachts, Viking Yachts, Cruisers Yachts and more! For a full list of all 90 participating exhibitors click here. Come and discover a collection of luxury yachts to personal watercrafts displayed both on land at the Tampa Convention Center and just outside in the water.

The show will offer additional exciting seminars, simulations, and of course a wide selection of boats for purchase. A plethora of fine dining and social spaces exist along Downtown Tampa’s Riverwalk, a walkable trail that connects to some of the city’s most enjoyable destinations. Admission to Tampa Bay’s most exciting and exclusive boat show can be reserved here.

Cannons Marina St. Armands Boat Show
October 19-20 | St. Armands Circle

Only moments from Auteur’s location along the waterfront is a truly unique boat show hosted at St. Armands Circle. The event will showcase a collection of exceptional boats from both Grandy-White Boats and Yamaha Outboards… sure to please even the most experienced boaters, as well as those just beginning to explore the lifestyle.

The event is also highlighted by the stylish shopping and dining of St. Armands Circle. Spend the day indulging in the finest of food and complementary retail on this charming island close to your new home. St. Armands Circle is a mix of past and present, beautifully landscaped with lush tropical foliage and decorated with a mix of aged courtyards and contemporary design.

St. Petersburg Power & Sailboat Show
December 5-8 | Mahaffey Theater

The St. Petersburg Power and Sailboat Show will close out the fall boat show season in early December. The city of St. Petersburg boasts some of the greatest attractions that will complement your day at the event – The Dali Museum, Museum of Fine Arts, and a large selection of coastal dinging and shopping. Explore a wide variety of powerboats and sailboats in water and on land, including Sabre Yachts, Atlantic Yacht & Ship and The Hinckley Company, as well as an assortment of marina accessories under a 40,000-square-foot clear span tent. Reserve your admission to the last West Coast boat show opportunity of the year here.

Auteur residents will be able to take advantage of three convenient ways to enjoy the boating lifestyle. The Hyatt Regency Yacht Basin is practically at the tower’s doorstep, with available slips for boats up to 50 feet. Residents can walk out of their new residences and onto their boat for an adventure in the bay or to destinations beyond.

In addition, Marina Jack’s deep-water marina is just around the corner with slips accommodating vessels up to 228 feet. Residents who prefer captained and catered yachting excursions can take advantage of an optional membership with Barton & Gray Mariners Clubnext door. Benefits include access to a fleet of renowned Hinckley Yachts, simplified scheduling and concierge, and a calendar of signature events.

Interested in a boater’s dream lifestyle? Auteur offers luxurious condominium residences overlooking Sarasota Bay from the $2 million. Additional information is available at the tower’s sales gallery at 1297 N. Palm Ave. or by visiting AuteurSarasota.com.