Important Dates

Fort Lauderdale Marina Important Dates

Every year the South Florida oceans provide us with an assortment of holidays and seasonal fishing. Below are some key dates to keep in mind when planning your next trip on the water. If you know of other helpful dates, please feel free to contact us at and let us know.


Florida Fishing Seasons  Seasonal fishing all year round.
Miami Boat Show February 13-17
Sea Turtle Hatching Season March 1 – October 1
Memorial Day May 26
National Marina Day June 8
Independence Day Fireworks Miami July 04
Independence Day Ft. Lauderdale July 04
Lobster Mini Season July 24-25
Hurricane Season August 1 – November 30
Lobster Season August 6 – March 31
Columbus Day Regatta October 12-13
Stone Crab Season October 15 – May 15
Ft. Lauderdale Boat Show October 28 – November 1
Thanksgiving Marina Closed
Ft. Lauderdale Boat Parade December 14
Christmas Marina Closed
New Year’s Eve December 31
Call ahead for night boat launch.