Boating

FWC makes video asking Florida boaters to wear their "PFD," or personal flotation device. (Source: FWC/YouTube)

Zero Tolerance For BUI & Safety Enforced Ahead Of Memorial

It’s the start of Memorial Day Weekend, a vastly popular boating weekend in South Florida.

05/22/2015

(Source: CBS4)

South Florida Memorial Day Water Safety Guide

South Florida spends much of the year in near-drought conditions, but virtually every part of our lives is connected to water.

CBS Miami–05/22/2015

A picture taken in the Monaco harbor on July 11, 2011 shows a Riva speedboat dashboard, icon of the Made in Italy luxury design. Like many symbols of La Dolce Vita, Riva started as a family venture in 1842. The Riva remains a limited series of from 60 to 80 boats a year -- the smallest involving 1,000 hours of work -- and clients can ask for customized details to satisfy their every whim. (Photo Courtesy: VALERY HACHE/AFP/Getty Images)

Dade Issues New Boating Safety Ordinance

A new ordinance will now allow only a certain number of boats to be tied together on any waters lying within the boundaries of Miami.

05/05/2015

(Source: CBS4)

Marina SMS Alerts Aim To Help Boaters Plan & Prepare For Safe Boating

Boating is a popular past time in South Florida, and with the summer season around the bend, officials have set up an SMS alert system to help plan for a safe day on the water.

04/27/2015

(Source: CBSMiami.com)

Coast Guard Issues New Boating Regulation For New Year’s Eve

After spending 33 years manning a Miami-Dade County fireboat, retired captain Jack Garcia still lives for the ride.

12/29/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Part Of Drawbridge Crashes Down On Mega Yacht

There was no party for a mega yacht called “RockStar” after a draw bridge unexpectedly came down on the passing vessel.

12/02/2014

(Source: Everglades Holiday Park)

Venture Into Wilderness On An Airboat Ride At Everglades Holiday Park

If you’re thinking it’s time to expand your horizons a bit, “let your hair down” as they say, why not visit Florida’s most exciting natural attraction, the Everglades?

10/27/2014

(Source: Everglades Holiday Park)

Fantastic Kids Birthday Parties Made Easy

Wow your kids with a super-charged and exciting birthday party at Everglades Holiday Park.

10/27/2014

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Boat Capsizes Near Virginia Key

A boat capsized near Virginia Key on Saturday afternoon.

10/25/2014

(Source: Everglades Holiday Park)

Take In Real Theme Park Thrills At Everglades Holiday Park

Forget about standing in long lines or paying outrageous ticket prices. Take in some real thrills and venture into the wilderness that is Everglades Holiday Park, home of the Gator Boys Alligator Rescue team.

10/20/2014

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