Things to do at the show

2024 Show Highlights (More to Come!)


To express our gratitude for your service, all active/veteran military, active/retired first responders and USCG & USCGA members can take advantage of FREE admission on Wednesday, January 24.

Simply show your military/first responder/USCG & USCGA valid identification card along with photo ID at Will Call to receive your complimentary ticket.

NEW! Discover Boating Beach Club
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Discover Boating Beach Club

Space H50

Bring on the summer vibes. Kick back with your crew and take a kayak or stand-up paddleboard out for a spin on the paddle sports pool, enjoy island-inspired cocktails and mocktails, beach games, and more!

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Paddlesports Pool

Space H44—Discover Boating Beach Club

Get out on the water and experience the fun of stand-up paddle boarding (SUP) and kayaking firsthand. We supply everything you need to take a test ride—no experience needed. 

Fred's Shed How-To Center - presented by Progressive®

Space 659

Tips, tricks, and DIY advice for every boater—from first-timers to experienced captains. Have a boat or engine problem you haven’t been able to fix? Stop by and ask our tech expert about it.

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Build-a-Boat—Toy Boat Building

Space 864

Little skippers will have boatloads of fun creating a one-of-a-kind toy boat to take home as a show souvenir.


Wednesday–Friday: 3pm–7:30pm

Saturday: 10am–7:30pm

Sunday: 10am–5:30pm

Conservation Village

Space 665

Discover how recreational boating is working to help sustain our planet and waters for future generations. Featured will be Clean Earth Project, an eco-friendly lifestyle brand that works to raise awareness, reduce waste, and create a cleaner lifestyle. All product sales help support their beach and community cleanup initiatives and protect the environment.   

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