WHAT: Discover why life is better with a boat at the 2020 Progressive® Insurance New York Boat Show®, docking at the Javits Center January 22-26, 2020. Boat hop and shop more than 350 boats ranging from center consoles and luxury yachts to wakesports boats and family runabouts, plus thousands of new marine technologies, accessories and gear as you explore the benefits of wakesurfing, fishing, cruising and simply disconnecting with family and friends on the water.
New to boating? Chat with the experts on how to get started and which boat may be right for you as you experience five days of summer dreaming, interactive workshops and fun for the whole family.Highlights include:
- Kids’ Build-a-Boat: Beyond the fun of climbing aboard to play captain, little skippers will have boatloads of fun creating one-of-a-kind nautical masterpieces inspired by their time at the show.
- Super Thursday: Elevate savings, shopping and boat show fun to superstar levels. Super Thursday specials include even deeper savings on the best in boating.
- The Progressive® Boathouse: Boost nautical know-how with top-notch mariners and hands-on boating courses for all levels of experience – plus, try Progressive’s immersive Oculus Rift virtual reality experience.
WHEN: Wednesday-Sunday, January 22-26, 2020
Wednesday-Friday: 12:00pm-9:00pm; Saturday: 10:00am-9:00pm; Sunday: 10:00am-6:00pm
WHERE: Javits Center, 655 West 34th Street, New York, NY
TICKETS: $16 for adults; children 12 and under get in FREE when accompanied by an adult (Save $2 when you buy tickets in advance online at NYBoatShow.com). Plus, military and first responders get $3 off on-site Wednesday, January 22.
About the Progressive® Insurance New York Boat Show®
The Progressive Insurance New York Boat Show is produced by the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA), the world’s largest producer of boat and sportshows and the leading association representing the recreational boating industry. NMMA member companies produce more than 80 percent of the boats, engines, trailers, accessories and gear used by boaters and anglers throughout the U.S. and Canada. The association is dedicated to industry growth through programs in public policy advocacy, market statistics and research, product quality assurance and promotion of the boating lifestyle. For more information, visit www.nmma.org. To learn more about Progressive Boat Insurance, which insures more than one million watercraft, please visit www.progressive.com/boat or contact Julie Kolencik at Julie_Kolencik@Progressive.com, (440) 395-2019.
MEDIA CONTACTS: Carrie Waible (646-532-6730 or firstname.lastname@example.org) and Amanda Brokaw (917-238-0204 or Amanda@cwandco.com) for press materials, photos, interviews, special access & live remotes.