Show Info/FAQ

2025 Dates & Location

March 13-16, 2025

Minneapolis Convention Center

1301 2nd Ave S
Minneapolis MN 55403-2710


THU 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM

FRI 12:00 NOON - 8:00 PM

SAT 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM 

SUN 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Ticket Info

Adult: TBD
12 and younger: FREE with a paid adult admission

Please note that this is the only website authorized to sell genuine tickets for the Discover Boating Northwest Sportshow. Beware of any other sellers or websites claiming to offer genuine tickets, as they are not authorized distributors. Tickets purchased on any other website are not valid for admission to this year’s show.


Due to health and safety regulations, pets (including pets that fit in a carry bag) are not allowed at NMMA Boat Shows, except for service dogs.
Yes, there are pre-show discounted tickets. Follow our Facebook and Instagram accounts and sign up for our newsletter for promotions throughout the year.
There are no additional fees for features.
No childcare services are offered.
Mobility equipment is available for rent at the Minneapolis Convention Center. For more info, visit
Yes, attendees are allowed to bring backpacks. The backpacks and large bags can be checked at the coat check.
Yes, strollers are allowed at the show.
Due to health and safety regulations, pets (including pets that fit in a carry bag) are not allowed at NMMA Boat Shows, except for service dogs.
Attendees are allowed to return the same day. However, another ticket is required to enter on another day.
Yes you can get on the boats. Restrictions vary by exhibitor.
No, the ticket scanners will be able to scan the ticket off your phone.
Yes all features can be found at
Tickets are available either online or onsite at the ticket kiosks.
Click here and enter your address for step-by-step instructions on how to get to the show.
Yes, the show is handicap accessible.
Parking options are located all around the Minneapolis Convention Center ranging from $5.00-$15.00. The skyway system makes it easy for you to get from your car to the show. Visit this link for more info.
Please call 612.332.8330 or send an email to for assistance

Show Contact

Darren Envall 612.332.1811

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.