Features at a Glance

NEW! Visit the Wings Financial Credit Union Island Experience

Does the winter have you thinking about an escape to a tropical island? No need to head south—we've brought the tropics to the Boat Show! Browse the latest boat models docked at the island, or relax and order something to eat from Seven Sushi & Steakhouse. Thursday–Saturday evenings you can enjoy fantastic boating music from Jambo Joe Bones. Don't miss this delightful oasis!

NEW! Anchors & Ales—A Night of Craft Beer Sampling

Attend the show on Friday, January 23rd beginning at 5:00p.m. and purchase your  Anchors & Ales ticket for $25 (includes adult show admission) to receive a limited edition tasting glass and sample eight beers from participating craft breweries.  Participating breweries include 612Brew, Bent Paddle Brewing, Boom Island Brewing, Excelsior Brewing, Indeed Brewing, Lift Bridge Brewing, Lucid Brewing and Schell's Brewery. Must be 21 years of age or older to participate.

Welcome to the Water New Boater Education

Visit the Welcome to the Water Center located in Lobby E to learn how to launch your boating life!  Our unbiased boating expert will host daily seminars and answer all of your questions about how to get started in boating, what type of boat is right for you and much more!  Schedule coming soon!



Always wanted to try stand up paddleboarding (SUP) but haven't had the chance?  Interested in kayaking but not sure what type would best suit you?  Try them both at the Boat Show!  Attendees 10 years of age or older will be able to try out kayaks and SUP in a huge pool right on the show floor. Bring your swimsuit to the show or use one of our wetsuits, changing rooms will be available.  Knowledgeable staff will be on hand to offer instruction and product information.