See You Next Year Sept 7-9, 2018.


Thank you for visiting. This show is now closed. Come see us next season.

General Admission Tickets:

Adults: 13 years & up $12.00

Advance ticket orders are discounted $2.00.  Offer good until October 12th, 11:59 pm.

Magazine Offer:
Select one magazine of your choice compliments of the NMMA.
Boating (10 issues), Field & Stream (12 issues), Yachting (12 issues), Wakeboarding (6 issues), or Sailing World (8 issues).  Please allow 6-8 weeks for the first issue.
NOTE: Sailing World publishes two double issues annually each double counting as two of eight in an annual subscription.
            Field & Stream publishes three double issues annually, each counting as two of 12 issues in an annual subscription.            

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Kids ages 12 and younger FREE (Must be accompanied by paid adult)

VIP Party & Show Preview

Thursday, October 12


Tickets: $75 per person

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Treat yourself to an elite, crowd-free show experience!  Enjoy one-on-one access to exhibitors and be among the first to see what’s new at this year’s Progressive Insurance Tampa Boat Show. (in water exhibits only)

Admission includes exclusive access to all in-water boats:
·        More than 100 best-in-class vessels, ranging in size from 30 to 80 feet
·        Luxury yachts, sport fishers, sport cruisers, motor yachts, family cruisers, and much more
·        Top brands will be available for your exclusive viewing

You’ll also enjoy:
·        Free valet parking
·        Cocktails and appetizers
·        Live music 

Tickets are limited. You must register and purchase tickets online to attend or visit your local dealer. VIP Tickets will NOT be sold at the show box office.

Ticketing FAQ

Are there any specials (senior, group, etc)? Active military receive free admission with valid ID
Are there discounts ? Both Subway and Angler Magazine offer discount coupons.
Are wheelchairs available and how to rent. Yes please check with the Tampa Convention Center.
Can I come back the same day? Can I come back tomorrow with the wristband? You must have a wristband to come back. Wristbands are only good for the day of purchase.
Can I gift my ticket to someone else, even if it has my name on it? Tickets with your name printed on them are not transferable.
Do I have to print out my ticket after purchase, before I get to the show? It is highly recommended.
Do you offer senior/military discounts? Active military receive free admission with valid ID.
Do you take credit and debit cards at the show’s onsite box office? We take MC Visa and Discover only - NO AMEX.
How can I confirm my purchase went through? I didn’t receive a receipt, what do I do? A confirmation will be sent via email. Please come to the show office for a printed receipt if you did not receive.
I couldn’t print the ticket but here’s my receipt? What do I do now? Please bring your receipt to the show office for a printed ticket.
I lost my email confirmation receipt, where can I retrieve that? Please come to the show office for a printed ticket
I tried to print my ticket I bought but it didn’t work. What can I do now? Please come to the show office for a printed ticket
I was unable to print my tickets at the time of purchase, how can I access them? Please come to the show office for a printed ticket
I’m having trouble printing the ticket, what do I do? Check your settings. If that does not work please come to the show office for a printed ticket
My discount code didn’t work, can I get a refund for the money? Please contact the show at
Questions regarding the Bonnier magazine subscription Please check the ticket page for magazine options
Ticket discount codes – are any available Discount codes are provided by the sponsor, please check w/sponsors.
Ticket ordering not working Click on the "Need Help" link on the ticket page, or contact the show at
Where can I find discounted tickets? Subway and Angler Magazine both offer discount coupons.
Where is Will Call (ticket drop-off and pick-up) located? Will call is located in the Show Office.

Filming, Photographing for Non-Personal Use Must be Facilitated with Show Staff

Please note: Anyone looking to photograph, film, or in some way document the show for any business or commercial purposes, including but not limited to public or private organizations/entities, commercial organizations, government or political groups, etc. must contact the show to receive an official briefing of the show site and guided tour from which footage/images/documentation may be gathered. No documentation for any business or commercial purpose is to occur without the express permission of the Tampa Boat Show. Please check-in at the Media Center or contact Ellen Hopkins with questions.

Use of Name and Photographs in Advertising and Promotional Materials

Boat show attendee and ticket holder hereby consents to Show Producer and its agents to use my name and photographs, video and film ("Photos") of me taken before, during or after the Event in advertising and promotional materials for the Event, including but not limited to the Internet, without compensation. I agree that no advertising or other material need be submitted to me for approval. I agree that all Photos of me used by Show Producer. and its agents are owned by Show Producer and they may copyright material containing same. I hereby release, discharge, and agree to save harmless Show Producer from any liability, including, without limitation, any claims for libel or invasion of publicity/privacy, by virtue of any use of my name and/or Photos, including, any alteration of such Photos, whether intentional or otherwise.

Due to health and safety regulations, pets (including pets that fit in a carry bag) are not allowed at NMMA Boat Show, except for service dogs.



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