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Old 01-02-2018, 11:48   #16
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Re: Dinghy dock @ Miami Boat Show?

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Thanks Jason, I appreciate the response.

I am trying to figure out why Dinner Key is the only option to keep your boat with plans to attend the show.
I agree. While I'm not familiar with the area short of doing an overnight at Miami Beach Marina last year I wonder about coming up to the south shore of Virginia Key (Hobie Beach) to get to Strictly Sail?

I have my ticket already just need to figure out the best approach for the 15th as it is the only day I'm attending.

EDIT: opps now I see that Miamarina is across the bay from Virginia Key....
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Re: Dinghy dock @ Miami Boat Show?

What about anchoring south of Virginia Key and dinghy to crandon park marina. I called them a while back an they said if you aren't on their mooring balls you can still tie up there for a launch fee of I think it was $17. Which isnt too bad. It's a mile and a half from there to the show. And there's a bus if you can't walk it.
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Old 05-02-2018, 08:02   #18
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Re: Dinghy dock @ Miami Boat Show?

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The ENTIRE Boat Show (sail and power) is at Marine Stadium on Virginia Key.
I doubt there is a dinghy dock there.

Nothing at Miami Beach Convention Center.

There is water taxi service from Bayside (old Strictly Sail location) and the AAA (American Airline Arena, which has parking)

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Notice to all:
The ENTIRE Boat Show (sail and power) is at Marine Stadium on Virginia Key.
I doubt there is a dinghy dock there.

Nothing at Miami Beach Convention Center.

There is water taxi service from Bayside (old Strictly Sail location) and the AAA (American Airline Arena, which has parking)

Free Shuttle Buses & Water Taxi | Miami International Boat Show

Good luck
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Thanks for the info. Its a great move to put the sail portion over at marine stadium.

Unfortunately we cant make the show this year. If we could wed probably do Dinner Key and take the water taxi.
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Old 05-02-2018, 08:57   #20
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Re: Dinghy dock @ Miami Boat Show?

At Marian stadium there is a small beach just to the west. A lot of liveaboards use it, it maybe open. Was three weeks ago.
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Re: Dinghy dock @ Miami Boat Show?

No thoughts on crandon park marina?
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Re: Dinghy dock @ Miami Boat Show?

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Thanks for the info. Its a great move to put the sail portion over at marine stadium.

Unfortunately we cant make the show this year. If we could wed probably do Dinner Key and take the water taxi.
There is no water taxi from Dinner Key this year.
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There is no water taxi from Dinner Key this year.
What would be the best way to get to the show this year from a boat?
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