Show Info/FAQ

Dates & Location

Coming 2023

The Progressive® Insurance Nashville Boat Show® has been postponed one more year to January, 2023 as we navigate current market conditions and needs in Nashville. While we plan for an exciting return of this longstanding boating tradition, we’ll share the latest and greatest in boats, gear and boating life at and @DiscoverBoating. See you on the water!


THU 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM

FRI 12:00 PM - 9:00 PM

SAT 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM 

SUN 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Ticket Info

$12.00 Adults, 13 & Up

Save $2 on full price admission when you purchase tickets in advance online
Offer good through 1/8/2020 11:59 PM

Children 12 and younger - FREE (when accompanied by a paid adult)

 Active Military: FREE Just show your active military ID at the Box Office onsite for FREE admission!


Due to health and safety regulations, pets (including pets that fit in a carry bag)/stroller are not allowed at NMMA Boat Shows, except for service dogs.
No, there are no additional fees.
No, we do not offer this service.
There are not any wheelchair or scooter rentals available.
Yes, you can bring a backpack. No, we do not check backpacks/large bags.
Attendees are allowed to return the same day., but must get a wristband or hand stamp. However, another ticket is required to enter on another day.
Yes; however, some exhibitors has special boarding rules. Please respect their requests.
Yes, it will save you time.
No, there is not a coat check.
Yes, all features can be found at
Directions to the show can be found at
There is food available at the show, but is limited.
Yes, Show Office in the C Lobby.
Parking availabity can be found at Music City Center Parking or Additional Parking Information. Handicapped parking is also available.
Registration - Will Call, located in the C Lobby.
Please send an email to or call 502.957.0471 for assistance

Show Contact



Your outdoor adventures begin…Enjoy four days of boating & outdoor fun!

See what’s new NOW! There’s no better place to see and buy boats, gear and accessories. This 4-day event packs the Music City Center with everything you need for a summer full of boating and fishing fun! Shop the area’s best selection of new boats and browse booths showcasing the latest in marine gear, motors, electronics, tackle and accessories. Visit charter companies and resorts to book you next vacation, too. And there’s no better time to buy! It’s your once-a-year chance to compare makes and models, secure insurance and financing and gear up with the latest accessories all at one time!

Ticket Terms & Conditions

This ticket is a revocable license to attend the event listed (the “Event”). By using this ticket, you, on behalf of yourself and any minor(s) accompanying you (collectively, “you”), agree to all of the terms below.

Breach of this license, failure to comply with Event rules, or any refund of the ticket price terminates any rights that you may have; and, renders use of the ticket illegal and unauthorized for any purpose. NMMA reserves the right to refuse admission to or eject any person for the reasons above or for conduct it deems disorderly, obnoxious or unbecoming.

You grant permission to NMMA (and its designees) to utilize your image, likeness, actions and statements in any live or recorded audio, video, or photographic display or other transmission, exhibition, publication or reproduction made of, or at, the Event in any medium and for any purpose, including commercial or promotional purposes, without further authorization or compensation.

YOU VOLUNTARILY ASSUME ALL RISK AND DANGER of personal injury (including death and drowning) and all hazards arising from, or related in any way to, the Event, whether occurring prior to, during, or after the Event, howsoever caused and whether by negligence or otherwise.