Ahoy Seafarers! Hop aboard this year’s hottest in boats at the 2019 Progressive Insurance Tampa Boat Show Presented by West Marine Sept. 6-8

With a vessel for every budget there’s something for every aquatic enthusiast during this 3-day event

TAMPA, July 10, 2019 – The 2019 Progressive® Insurance Tampa Boat Show presented by West Marine is anchoring at the Tampa Convention Center, September 6-8, showcasing the best in boating to downtown Tampa for three full days of nautical fun. This year the show will have an expanded footprint featuring a new Yacht Club Lounge on the docks plus 36,000 square feet of accessories and booth displays in the ballroom.

With something for every budget and level of interest, the Show will feature close to 500 new boats, both in-water and indoors plus hundreds of marine accessories and a variety of activities for all ages, including experienced anglers and younger deck hands. From a virtual fishing simulator where attendees can reel ‘em in to fishing seminars and hands-on activities for kids and more, there are aquatic adventures awaiting everyone.

Visitors can expect to partake in event favorites like Ladies! Let’s Go Fishing, a day learning tips and tricks from professional women anglers, on-water power boat training with Boat US, on-water catamaran lessons, as well as boating education seminars at Progressive Boat Club lead by the Annapolis School of Seamanship for all levels of boating experience.

Show Facts


Sept. 6-8, 2019

Friday: 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Sunday: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Note: In-water area closes at sunset

VIP Sept. 5

Thursday: 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. (tickets must be bought in advance online)


Tampa Convention Center

333 South Franklin St.

Tampa, FL 33602


Adults 13 and older: $12

Youth 12 and under: FREE (when accompanied by a paid adult)

Ticket Specials

$3 off tickets available for all members of the military with proof of valid ID
$20 family online ticket package for 2 adults and 2 children – Sunday ONLY
Purchase tickets soon at TampaBoatShow.com or at the show box office starting 9 a.m. Sept. 6