Show Info/FAQ

Dates & Location

January 22-26, 2025

Javits Center

655 W 34th St
New York NY 10001


Wednesday - Friday:  Noon - 8pm

Saturday:  10am - 8pm

Sunday: 10am - 6pm

Ticket Info

Adult: TBD

Children 12 and younger: FREE (when accompanied by a paid adult admission).

We accept Visa, MasterCard and Discover.

! Please note that this is the only website authorized to sell genuine tickets for the Discover Boating New York Boat Show. Beware of any other sellers or websites claiming to offer genuine tickets, as they are not authorized distributors. Tickets purchased on any other website are not valid for admission to this year’s show.


A boat show is fun, educational and a place to see what's new and receive the best prices.
Yes, there are pre-show discounted tickets. Follow our Facebook and Instagram accounts and sign up for our newsletter for promotions throughout the year.
Yes, you can return on the same day – be sure to inquire about the reentry process at the exit prior to leaving the event. Reentry is only good for the same day and when capacity limits permit.
Tickets are good for a specific entry day and time.
Yes, however tickets can only be used once and must be used for the specific date and time specified on the ticket.
No, although you can save both time and money by purchasing online. Tickets can be purchased at the show via credit card only. No cash sales.
Yes, tickets can be purchased at the show via credit card only. No cash sales.
You do not need to print out the tickets, but you will be required to access and provide the electronic ticket on your mobile device.

Yes, please contact us at and a team member will assist you.

All ticket sales are final. To discuss a ticket purchased in error for the wrong show, please reach out to
All ticket sales are final. To discuss a ticket purchased in error for the wrong date/time, please contact us at
You will receive a confirmation email/receipt with a link to view your mobile ticket or PDF. Please save the email for reference until the show.
We can confirm your ticket purchase. Please email us and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
Will Call is in the Crystal Palace Lobby near 36th street and 11th Avenue entrance.
The Show Office is in the Crystal Palace Lobby near 36th street and 11th Avenue entrance.
There are no family bathrooms.
Yes, there is Wi‐Fi available for purchase from the Javits Center at the show.
No, pets are not allowed on site for public safety reasons. Certified service animals are welcome.
Yes, boats have certification.
Yes, strollers are allowed.
Yes, however please note that all backpacks/luggage bags are subject to a security inspection at the show entrance.
Yes, there is a baggage check/storage location in the Javits, directly downstairs from the show entrance.

You can find directions to the show at Click Here for Directions

Yes, kid’s activities can be found at Click Here for Activities

Yes, most boats on display are available for the public to board, however, at the dealer’s discretion, access to some boats may be limited or require an appointment. ‐ It is recommended to make appointments with dealers if there are specific boats
In most cases, yes. Please see the exhibitor’s rules prior to boarding the boat.
No but some exhibitors have used boat listings in their spaces.
Through the Javits Center (212) 216-2000
Yes, beer is available for purchase on site.
Yes, there are several locations where food and beverages are available. Pre‐packaged food options and self‐checkout is available
Found a lost item? Misplaced something? Lost and found is located at the show office in Crystal Palace lobby.
No, there is not a shuttle bus.
No, there is no parking at the Javits Center.

There is no parking at the Javits Center however there are several parking locations in close proximity to the show, Click Here for Parking locations

Please send an email to for assistance
No firearms, knives, or weapons of any kind are allowed in the show.

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Show Contact

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.