Upcoming events for superyacht captains and crew 
If there’s an event you’d like us to mention, send an email to lauren@dockwalk.com .


The Dockwalk Photography Contest
March 31, 2017
Want to see your photo on the cover of Dockwalk? Submit your best shot showcasing working crew life for the first Dockwalk Photography Contest. Submissions will go online for crew to vote for their favorites, in addition to being judged by Dockwalk Editor Lauren Beck and photographer Jeff Brown. To be eligible:

1. Image must be a minimum of 8.25-inches wide (209.55 mm) x 7.75-inches tall (196.85 mm).  

2. Must be a 300 dpi, color photo (RAW files preferred).  

3. Do NOT add filters to your picture.  

4. Image not older than 2016.  

Make sure to submit photos to lauren@dockwalk.com. The deadline is March 31, 2017. More info


Aqualuxe Topnotch Tabletop
March 23-26, 2017
Palm Beach International Boat Show
Stews, put your design and creative skills to the test at the Aqualuxe Topnotch Tabletop challenge at PBIBS. The two main tabletop categories are luxe interior and chic outdoors. Prizes will be awarded for: Most Artistic Napkin Fold, Top Creative Centerpiece, Best Beverage Presentation, Stylish menu Design, and Best Tip of the Day. The photoshoot will occur on Friday, March 24. Register


Pacific Sail & Power Boat Show
April 6–9, 2017
Craneway Pavilion and Marina Bay Yacht Harbor, Richmond, California
This four-day event will feature hundreds of the latest boats, gear, accessories, free seminars, on the water training, demos, a Paddleboard Expo, and more. Tickets for adults are $18 for a one-day pass, $28 for a two-day pass, and $48 for a four-day pass. Multi-passes are available online only. An early bird one-day discount price of $16 is available when you purchase online by March 31. www.pacificboatshow.com


Westrec Marina Captain and Crew Appreciation Party
April 8, 2017: 7–10 p.m.
Sunrise Harbor Marina

Don’t miss Westrec marina's 17th annual captain and crew appreciation party, An Evening at the Moulin Rouge. As always, a good time awaits. This event is by invitation only, and RSVP and registration is required. For more info, contact shmarina@fdn.com


Palma Superyacht Show
April 28–May 2, 2017
Calle Muelle Viejo, Palma de Mallorca

Dockwalk is proud to be the official media partner for the Palma Superyacht Show this year. More than 70 yachts will be showing off their goods and networking opportunities abound. There will also be a new refit and repair area. www.palmasuperyachtshow.com


The World Superyacht Awards
May 12–14, 2017
Florence, Italy

The world's finest luxury yachts will be recognized for their ingenuity and innovation. The Finalists’ Party will be held on Friday and the Gala Evening on Saturday, followed by Sunday Brunch. More info


Loro Piana Superyacht Regatta
May 30 – June 3, 2017
Costa Smeralda, Porto Cervo

Sailing superyachts compete for the Loro Piana Prize, the Silver Jubilee Cup by Boat International Media. Registration, briefing, and welcome cocktails will be held on the first day, followed by four days of racing and a prize giving on the last day. Register


America’s Cup Superyacht Regatta 
June 12–15, 2017

Boat International Media will host the America’s Cup Superyacht Regatta during the 35th America’s Cup in Bermuda. The Regatta will take place on thrilling ocean courses off the east end of the island in the week immediately prior to the opening weekend of the 35th America's Cup Match. There will also be an amazing social calendar, including welcome drinks on the first night and an owners’ dinner on the second night, followed by a free night and end of Regatta party on the last night. More info