Grand Rapids Boat Show
February 19-23, 2020
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Grand Rapids Boat Show – FACT SHEET

Grand Rapids Boat Show – FACT SHEET


74th Annual Grand Rapids Boat Show Fact Sheet

WHAT:          Over 400 boats from over 100 manufacturers, filling over 5 acres of DeVos Place from the three large exhibition halls, the Grand Gallery and the Steelcase Ballroom — including Motor Yachts, Trawlers, Cruisers, Fishing Boats, Pontoons, Runabouts, Motor Yachts, Center Consoles, Deckboats, Pro Style Ski and Surf Boats, Kayaks & Canoes, Inflatables, Personal Watercrafts and MORE!


Check out the list of manufacturers and dealers on our BOAT SHOW LIST and our SHOW FLOORPLAN.

Special Features Include:

  • QUEEN of the Show: 38 Regal Coupe from Grand Bay Marine in Traverse City
  • TWO high performance boats from West Michigan Offshore including a Hustler 388 Slingshot and a Douglas Skater 308
  • TheAction Water Sports – HO Sports Tubers Truckload Sale
  • Appearances by Pro Wakeboarders, Waterskiers & Wakesurfers
  • Vintage & Wooden Boats from Water Wonderland Chapter of Antique & Classic Boat Society
  • The pop-up Lake Life Boutique featuring beach / boat wear from Tommy’s Walloon along with specialized food, drinks, live music and kids’ activities from Barrel Back Restaurant on Walloon Lake
  • Suit up and try out the SCUBA Dive Tank presented by Great Lakes Dive Locker
  • Boater Safety Certification (Saturday only) presented by the Kent County Sheriff’s Department Marine Division.
  • Great dockside food at theKey West Crab Shack with trop-rock music from Don Middlebrook
  • Look for Gizmo D. Robot as he strolls the Show, visiting with kids of all ages
  • Plus, boat accessories, marine electronics, lifts and docks, ski and wakeboard equipment and more.


WHERE:        DeVos Place in Downtown Grand Rapids. 303 Monroe St NE



Wednesday, February 13               2:00pm – 9:00pm

Thursday, February 14                  2:00pm – 9:00pm

Friday, February 15                       11:00am – 9:00pm

Saturday, February 16                  10:00am – 8:00pm

Sunday, February 17                     11:00am – 5:00pm



PRICES:        $12 adults, $5 children aged 6 to 14.  Kids 5 and under are admitted free.




PARKING:    There is plenty of close by parking – beneath DeVos Place, across the street and connected by skywalk. For more information, click here.


LODGING:    Experience Grand Rapids | Kent County Hospitality Association | West Michigan Tourist | Pure Michigan  | |  (#GRBoatShow)


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