The 55th annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show kicked off Thursday, and will run through the weekend.
Michele Eve Sandberg
It's a time for people to head on out to take a look at all kinds of boats, from small vessels to super yachts. The event is expected to bring in about half a billion dollars for the city, drawing all kinds of folks from all walks of life here in the "Yachting Capital of the World."
It's also a traffic nightmare.
Now, weekend traffic on Las Olas and Sunrise is usually pretty stacked anyway. But things get really cray during the Boat Show.More »