The Houston Boat Show reports strong attendance for opening weekend, with overall attendance expected to reach 75,000.
Houston Boat Show
The Houston International Boat, Sport & Travel Show, held annually, is the largest and longest-running boat show in Texas and is the largest outdoors show on the Gulf Coast. It features luxury yachts, powerboats, sailboats, personal watercraft and boating accessories.
The 50th annual Houston International Boat, Sport and Travel Show, which will feature more than 1,000 powerboats, cruisers, fishing boats and personal watercraft, will start Friday and continue through Jan. 12 at the Reliant Center. The show, which says it is the largest indoor show on the Gulf Coast, will feature free seminars on topics…more
The 59th Annual Houston International Boat, Sport and Travel Show will take place Jan. 3-12 at the Reliant Center in Houston. The show, which organizers say attracts tens of thousands of people, will feature powerboats, pontoon boats, luxury cruisers, fishing boats and personal watercraft, as well as a huge selection of campers and travel trailers.…more
The 26th annual Houston Summer Boat Show opened Wednesday and runs through Sunday. The show is displaying nearly every type of recreational vessel — from pontoon and fishing boats to ski/wakeboarding boats and kayaks — and they are increasingly being marketed to serve multiple purposes. “We’re talking about the recreational fisherman who wants to go…more
The 57th annual Houston International Boat, Sport & Travel Show wrapped up last Sunday with a 13 percent increase in overall attendance and a notable boost in sales. The Houston show, which fills 16 acres of Reliant Center with boats, travel trailers and a wide range of merchandise for the outdoors, took place Jan. 4-13.…more
The 57th annual Houston International Boat, Sport & Travel Show, the largest indoor boat show in the country, experienced high attendance on its first two days of operation. The show, which opened Jan. 4, suspended operations the next day because of the National Football League playoff game between the Houston Texans and the Cincinnati Bengals…more
The 2013 Houston International Boat, Sport and Travel Show schedule was changed because of the Houston Texans’ NFL playoff game scheduled for Saturday at Reliant Stadium, where the show is held. The show, which opens Friday at the stadium, will close Saturday because of the game and reopen Sunday at 11 a.m., organizers said in…more
Two more winter boat shows are in the books and both had positive outcomes, in one case despite many obstacles. The 56th annual Houston International Boat, Sport & Travel Show, which wrapped up last Sunday at Reliant Center, reported better-than-expected attendance in the wake of a first-time forced shutdown and widespread flooding. The Jan. 6-15…more
Saturday’s NFL playoff game between the Houston Texans and the Cincinnati Bengals will force a one-day suspension of the 56th annual Houston International Boat, Sport and Travel Show, the Gulf Coast’s largest outdoors-related consumer show, which runs Jan. 6-15 in the Reliant Center. The show typically draws as many as 40,000 people on a Saturday,…more
“Livin’ the Dream” is the theme for the 2011 Houston Summer Boat Show, which will be held June 15-19 at the Reliant Center. The five-day show will feature fishing boats, powerboats and luxury cruisers, as well as family-friendly attractions such as Fish-O-Rama rainbow trout fishing; Bubble Runners, a giant human hamster ball that rolls and…more