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2019 Canadian Marine Events Calendar

St. Petersburg Power & Sailboat Show
December 5 - 8, 2019
St. Petersburg, FL 


2020 Canadian Marine Events Calendar


Houston International Boat, Sport & Travel Show
January 3 – 12, 2020
One NRG Park, Houston, TX 


Chicago Boat, RV & Sail Show
January 8 – 12, 2020
McCormick Place – South, Chicago, IL 


Marine Fabricators Conference
January 9 – 11, 2020
The Plaza Resort and Spa, Daytona Beach, FL 


Kansas City Boat & Sportshow
January 9 – 12, 2020
Kansas City Convention Center, Kansas City, MO 


Los Angeles Boat Show
January 9 – 12, 2020
Fairplex – Pomona, CA 


Nashville Boat Show
January 9 – 12, 2020
Music City Center, Nashville, TN 


Ultimate Fishing Show Detroit
January 9 – 12, 2020
Suburban Collection Showplace. Novi, MI 


International Marina & Boatyard Conference
January 14 – 16, 2020
Broward County Convention Center, Fort Lauderdale, FL 


Atlanta Boat Show
January 16 – 19, 2020
Georgia World Congress Center, Hall C, Altanta, GA 


Mid-America Boat Show
January 16 – 20, 2020
IX Center, Cleveland, OH 


Toronto International Boat Show
January 17 – 26, 2020
Enercare Centre, Exhibition Place, Toronto, ON 


Cincinnati Travel Sports & Boat Show
January 17 – 19 & 22 – 26, 2020
Duke Energy Convention Center, Cincinnati, OH 


Milwaukee Boat Show
January 17 – 19 & 22 – 26, 2020
Expo Center at State Fair Park, West Allis, WI 


Boot Dusseldorf
January 18 – 26, 2020
Düsseldorf Exhibition Centre, Düsseldorf, Germany


Detroit Boat Show
January 18 – 26, 2020
The TCF Center, Detroit, MI


January 19, 2020
National Yacht Club, Toronto, ON


NMMA Industry Breakfast
January 21, 2020
Enercare Centre, Exhibition Place, Toronto, ON


Louisville Boat, RV & Sportshow
January 22 – 26, 2020
Kentucky Exposition Center, Louisville, KY


New York Boat Show
January 22 – 26, 2020
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York City, NY


Baltimore Boat Show
January 23 – 26, 2020
Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, MD


Minneapolis Boat Show
January 23 – 26, 2020
Minneapolis Convention Center, Minneapolis, MN


Seattle Boat Show
January 24 – February 1, 2020
Centurylink Field Event Center, and South Lake Union (Chandler’s Cove), Seattle, WA


St. Louis Boat & Sportshow
January 20 – February 2, 2020
America’s Center & the Dome, St. Louis, MO


Vancouver International Boat Show
February 5- 9, 2020
BC Place & Granville Island, Vancouver, BC 


Calgary Boat and Sportsmen’s Show
February 6 – 9, 2020
BMO Centre, Stampede Park, Calgary, AB


Montreal Boat and Water Sports Show
February 6 – 9, 2020
Palais des congrès de Montréal by Nautisme Québec, Montreal, QC


Barrie Boat Fishing & Outdoor Show
February 7 – 9, 2020
East Bayfield Community Centre, Barrie, ON


Halifax International Boat Show
February 6 – 9, 2020
Halifax Exhibition Centre, Halifax, NS


New England Boat Show
February 8 – 16, 2020
Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, Boston, MA


Miami International Boat Show
February 13 – 17, 2020
Miami Marine Stadium, Miami, FL


Miami Yacht Show
February 13 – 17, 2020
One Herald Plaza, Miami, FL


Spring Fishing & Boat Show
February 14 – 17, 2020
The International Center, Mississauga, ON


Ontario Family Fishing (Winter)
February 15 – 17, 2020
Events throughout Ontario


Grand Rapids Boat Show
February 19 – 23, 2020
Devos Place, Grand Rapids, MI


Montreal Outdoor, Hunting, Fishing Show
February 20 – 23, 2020


London Boat, Fishing & Outdoor Show
February 21 – 23, 2020
Convention Centre, Montreal, QC


Victoria Boat + Fishing Show
February 21 – 23, 2020
Pearkes Recreation Centre at Tillicum Mall, Victoria, BC


The Ottawa Boat Show
February 20 – 23, 2020
EY Centre, Ottawa, ON


Atlantic City Boat Show
February 26 – March 1, 2020
Atlantic City Convention Center, Atlantic City, NJ


Hamilton Boat, Fishing & Outdoor Show
February 28 – March 1, 2020
Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum, Hamilton, ON


Mid-Canada Boat Show
March 5 – 8, 2020
RBC Convention Centre, Winnipeg, MB


BC Boat & Sportsmen’s Show
March 6 – 8, 2020
Tradex, Abbotsford, BC


Saskatoon Sports & Leisure Show
March 6 – 8, 2020
Prairieland Park, Saskatoon, SK


Toronto Sportsmen’s Show
March 18 – 22, 2020
The International Centre, Mississauga, ON


Edmonton Boat & Sportsmen’s Show
March 12 – 15, 2020
Edmonton Expo Centre, Edmonton, AB


Salon Pleinair, Chasse, Peche et Champung de Quebec & Salon Bateau du Quebec
March 12 – 15, 2020
Centre de Foires Expocite, Quebec, QC


Spring Cottage Life Show
March 26 – 29, 2020
The International Centre, Mississauga, ON


Palm Beach International Boat Show
March 26 – 29, 2020
101 S Flagler Dr., West Palm Beach, FL


New Brunswick Sportsmen & Fly Fishing Show
March 27 – 29, 2020
Moncton Coliseum, Moncton, NB


Moncton Boat Show
March 27 – 29, 2020
Moncton Coliseum Complex, Moncton, NB

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