About the Show

Dates & Locations

January 23–27, 2019

Javits Center

625 W 34th St
New York NY 10001


Wednesday    12:00PM - 9:00PM

Thursday       12:00PM - 9:00PM

Friday           12:00PM - 9:00PM

Saturday       10:00AM - 9:00PM

Sunday         10:00AM - 6:00PM


Tickets On Sale: November 2018

$16.00 Adults,13 & up

Save $2 on full-price admission when you purchase tickets in advance online. Offer good through 1/23/2019 11:59 pm.

Children 12 and younger— FREE (when accompanied by a paid adult)


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Are there family bathrooms?
There are not family bathrooms.
Can I bring a back pack? Do you check backpacks/luggage bags?

You can bring and check a backpack or luggage.

Can I bring a stroller?
Yes, you can bring a stroller to the show.
Can I bring my dog? Even if it’s in a bag?
No dogs are allowed at the show unless they are service animals.
Can I come back the same day? Can I come back tomorrow with the wristband?

Yes, as long as you get a wristband before you exit the show you can come back the same day. Another ticket is needed for entry on another day.

Can I get on the boats?
Yes, with restrictions by exhibitor.
Can I gift my ticket to someone else, even if it has my name on it?
Yes, however tickets can only be used once
Do boats have certification?

Yes, boats have certification.

Do you have kid activities?

Yes, kid's activities can be found at www.nyboatshow.com/features.

Do you rent wheelchairs?

Through the Javits Center (212) 216-2000

Do you sell beer?

Yes, beer is available for purchase on site.

Do you sell used boats?

No but some exhibitors have used boat listings in their spaces.

I lost my ticket, can you send me a new one?
Yes, please reach out to info@nyboatshow.com and a team member will assist you.
Is a ticket good for one day or for every day of the event?

Tickets are good for one day only.

Is food available at the show?

Yes, food is available for purchase on site.

Is there a “Will call”?


Is there a lost and found?
Lost and found is located at the show office.
Is there a shuttle bus from Parking/Train?
No, there is not a shuttle bus.
Is there Handicapped Parking?
No, there is no parking at the Javits Center
Is there parking available, how much?

Parking is available throughout the city http://www.nyboatshow.com/directions

Is there Wifi?
Yes, there is wifi at the show.
What is your policy on guns?

No firearms are allowed in the show.

Where do I find directions to the show?

You can find directions to the show at http://www.nyboatshow.com/directions

Why go to a boat show?
A boat show is fun, educational and a place to see what's new and receive the best prices.

Show Contact

Tens of thousands of boating and fishing enthusiasts start their season at the Progressive® Insurance New York Boat Show. With its 110-year history the show is recognized as THE place to see the latest and greatest in boating. 

You name it you’ll see it here first—everything from yachts and cruisers to bass and pontoon boats, from canoes and kayaks to fishing boats and personal watercraft, from marine electronics and engines to fishing gear, and more. Book trip with resorts and travel destinations, too.

There's no better place to buy! The 5-day event is a once-a-year opportunity to compare makes and models, secure insurance and financing and gear up with the latest accessories all at one time!

(NMMA), the world’s largest producer of boat shows. NMMA is the leading association representing the $39.5 billion per year recreational boating industry. NMMA member companies produce over 80 percent of the boats, engines, trailers, accessories and gear used by boaters and anglers in the U.S. For more information about the NMMA, visit www.NMMA.org.

Ticket Terms & Conditions

This ticket is a revocable license to attend the event listed (the “Event”). By using this ticket, you, on behalf of yourself and any minor(s) accompanying you (collectively, “you”), agree to all of the terms below. Breach of this license, failure to comply with Event rules, or any refund of the ticket price terminates any rights that you may have; and, renders use of the ticket illegal and unauthorized for any purpose. NMMA reserves the right to refuse admission to or eject any person for the reasons above or for conduct it deems disorderly, obnoxious or unbecoming.

You grant permission to NMMA (and its designees) to utilize your image, likeness, actions and statements in any live or recorded audio, video, or photographic display or other transmission, exhibition, publication or reproduction made of, or at, the Event in any medium and for any purpose, including commercial or promotional purposes, without further authorization or compensation.

YOU VOLUNTARILY ASSUME ALL RISK AND DANGER of personal injury (including death and drowning) and all hazards arising from, or related in any way to, the Event, whether occurring prior to, during, or after the Event, howsoever caused and whether by negligence or otherwise.


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