The 2018 Progressive® Insurance Minneapolis Boat Show® cruises to its home port at the Minneapolis Convention Center January 11 – 14 for four days of summer fun. The annual extravaganza offers attendees the chance to view, board and shop hundreds of new boats and innovative marine accessories. The Progressive® Insurance Minneapolis Boat Show® is a family favorite for replacing winter blues with dreams of summer fun spent on the water. This year’s show kicks off the inaugural Minneapolis Innovation Awards, where a committee of top journalists will award the top pontoon boats, aluminum freshwater fishing boats and fiberglass freshwater fishing boats, making the show the place to be for the latest and greatest in boating technology.
Show goers will love the new lakeshore lifestyle exhibit as well as fan favorites returning to the 2018 show like the Antique & Classic Boat display, with a beautiful array of vessels from times gone by, and Fred’s Shed DIY & Interactive Learning Center offering popular boating DIY seminars. The Boating Skills Virtual Trainer will also be available again for attendees to boost their nautical knowledge hands-on.
When: Thursday, January 11 2pm–9pm
Friday, January 12 12pm– 9pm
Saturday, January 13 10am–9pm
Sunday, January 14 10am–5pm
Where: Minneapolis Convention Center
1301 Second Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Tickets can be purchased in advance at www.MinneapolisBoatShow.com beginning November 24th or onsite the day of the show.
Cost for tickets:
Adults (13 and older): $14.00
Youth (12 and under): FREE with paid adult
Active Military: FREE - Present military ID at the box office onsite
Senior Day, Thursday, January 11, 62+ $11.00
Adults (13 and older): $14.00 Youth (12 and under): FREE with paid adult Active
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