Region's Largest Annual Boating Event Celebrates 50 Years at the Minneapolis Convention Center Jan. 19-22


MINNEAPOLIS, MN. (October 2022) – Making waves as Minneapolis' largest and longest-running annual boating event for 50 years, theDiscover® Boating Minneapolis Boat Show, in partnership with Progressive®, cruises into the Minneapolis Convention Center Thursday, January 19-Sunday, January 22, welcoming enthusiasts and newcomers of all ages to discover the best in boating.

The Discover Boating Minneapolis Boat Show showcases hundreds of new boats for sale for all lifestyles and budgets, docks, gear and more from over 200 exhibitors, plus activities for the family to enjoy to beat cabin fever including live music, interactive boating experiences, and more.

In addition to the new boats and marine products for sale, Discover Boating Minneapolis Boat Show highlights include the popular Antique & Classic Boat Display, daily educational seminars for guests of all boating experience levels, live music, premium food and beverage offerings, a Baggo Tournament offering the chance to win Sea-Doo PWC, and more.

Minneapolis Convention Center
1301 2nd Ave S.
Minneapolis, MN 55
Thursday, January 19 and Friday, January 20: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday, January 21: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday, January 22: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Tickets can bepurchased in advance online. $15 for adults; children 12 years old and younger are free.
Tickets are $12 on Thursday, January 19 for Seniors (62 & older).
All active military members will receive FREE entry with presentation of their active military ID onsite at the Show Office. (located in Lobby D).
For more information, please or connect on Facebook or Instagram. #MplsBoatShow #MinneapolisBoatShow #DiscoverBoating
About Discover Boating and Sport Shows
Discover Boating boat and sport shows are owned and produced by the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA), in partnership with Progressive® Insurance. The NMMA is the leading trade organization for the North American recreational boating industry and largest producer of boat and sport shows in the U.S., which connects the recreational boating industry with the boating consumer year-round through Discover Boating.
Powered by the National Marine Manufacturers Association and the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas, Discover Boating connects boaters and future boaters with experiences, resources and community to enhance their boating journey and expand the industry in the U.S. and Canada. For nearly two decades, Discover Boating has led the North American recreational boating industry’s consumer outreach efforts, attracting millions of people to boating and helping them get on the water and become boaters. Industry stakeholders can follow along and share Discover Boating content from and @DiscoverBoating on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.
About Progressive® Insurance
Progressive® Insurance makes it easy to understand, buy and use car insurance, home insurance, and other protection needs. Progressive offers choices so consumers can reach us whenever, wherever and however it's most convenient—online at, by phone at 1-800-PROGRESSIVE, on a mobile device or in-person with a local agent.
Progressive provides insurance for personal and commercial autos and trucks, motorcycles, boats, recreational vehicles, and homes; it is the third largest auto insurer in the country, a leading seller of motorcycle and commercial auto insurance, and one of the top 15 homeowners insurance carriers.
Founded in 1937, Progressive continues its long history of offering shopping tools and services that save customers time and money, like Name Your Price®, Snapshot®, and HomeQuote Explorer®.
The Common Shares of The Progressive Corporation, the Mayfield Village, Ohio-based holding company, trade publicly at NYSE: PGR.
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