The Chicago In-Water Boat Show was a success, according to show organizers, as 6,607 visitors spurred summer sales at the inaugural event. With a new state-of-the-art venue at the 31st Street Harbor marina, the Progressive Insurance Chicago In-Water Boat Show took place June 7-10 in downtown Chicago. “The Progressive Insurance Chicago In-Water Boat Show has…more
Chicago Boat, Sports & RV Show
The Chicago Boat, Sports & RV Show features fishing boats, pontoon boats, deckboats, yachts, RVs and related accessories and equipment. The annual five-day event is held in January at McCormick Place.
The inaugural Progressive Insurance Chicago In-Water Boat Show, the city’s only on-water event in June, starts today and runs through Sunday at the 31st Street Harbor, the city’s newest marina. Show-goers will have the opportunity to browse, test-drive and buy more than 100 boats ranging from luxury yachts and sailboats to family cruisers and performance…more
Met Event Group is producing the Chicago Outdoor Sportsmen Show Jan. 26-29 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Ill. The announcement comes less than a month after the National Marine Manufacturers Association said it was canceling the Rosemont Sportfishing, Travel & Outdoors Show, which was scheduled for Jan. 25-29 at the same…more
The 6000th Flying Scot will be on display Jan. 27-30 at Chicago’s Strictly Sail boat show at the Navy Pier. After the show it will be delivered to its new owner Dan Koules, who requested the number and ordered the boat more than two years ago. Koules sails out of Sheridan Shores Yacht Club in…more
The 80th annual Chicago Boat, RV & Outdoors Show runs Jan. 13-17 at McCormick Place. New features of this year’s show include Adopt-a-Dog, an antique boat and motor display, DockDogs, a historical fishing display, a Pirates of Colonial America exhibit and more. The show is produced by the National Marine Manufacturers Association. * * *…more