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About the Show

Dates & Locations

January 11–14, 2018

Minneapolis Convention Center

1301 2nd Ave S
Minneapolis MN 55403-2710


Thursday 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday 12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Sunday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM


$14.00 Adults,13 & up

Save $2 on full-price admission when you purchase tickets in advance online. Offer good through 1/10/2018 11:59 pm.

Children 12 and younger— FREE (when accompanied by a paid adult) Senior Day, Thursday, January 11th, 62+ $11.00

Active Military: FREE Just show your active military ID at the Box Office onsite for FREE admission!

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Any specials (senior, group, etc)?

Senior Day, Thursday, January 11th, 62+ $11.00

Are dogs/pets allowed?

Due to health and safety regulations, pets (including pets that fit in a carry bag) are not allowed at NMMA Boat Shows, except for service dogs.

Are there additional fees for show features?
Are there childcare services?


Are there discounts?

Yes, there are pre-show discount tickets.

Are there wheelchairs or scooters I can rent? How

Yes, contact the Mobility shop at 888-404-5554 or

Are wheelchairs available and how to rent. Can I bring a backpack? Do you check backpacks/large bags?
Yes, attendees are allowed to bring in backpacks. The backpacks and large bags can be checked at the coat check.
Can I bring a stroller?


Can I bring my dog to the show? What about in a purse or bag?
Due to health and safety regulations, pets (including pets that fit in a carry bag) are not allowed at NMMA Boat Shows, except for service dogs.
Can I come back the same day? Can I come back tomorrow with the wristband?

Attendees are allowed to leave the show and return on the same day. However, another ticket is required to enter on another day.

Can I get on the boats?
Can I gift my ticket to someone else, even if it has my name on it?


Do I have to print out my ticket before I get to the show?

No, but printing it could save you time.

Do I need to print my ticket(s) after purchase?


Do you have a Coat Check? Can I leave my luggage at the coat check?


Do you have kid activities?


Do you offer discounted or validated parking? Do you take credit and debit cards at the show’s onsite box office?


How do I get to the show? Is the show handicap accessible?
What parking options are available?
Parking options are located all around the Minneapolis Convention Center ranging from $5.00–$15.00. The skyway system makes it easy for you to get from your car to the show.

Show Contact

Darren Envall



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