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Hundreds of Boats Cruise into America’s Center & Edward Jones Dome to Celebrate 60 Years of Annual Boat and Sportshow
Show Info:
Hundreds of boats cruise into America’s Center and Edward Jones Dome on Monday, February 24 to prepare for St. Louis’s largest boat and sportshow. From the newest fishing boats and pontoons to luxury cruisers, the show features boats for every budget and lifestyle in addition to fun for all ages.
 The 60th annual Progressive Insurance® St. Louis Boat & Sportshow® runs February 26 – March 2, 2014, transforming America’s Center and Edward Jones Dome into a boater’s paradise. With a special celebrity guest appearance from John Godwin of A&E’s Duck Dynasty, the new Anchors & Ales craft beer event, a chance to paddle board on the water indoors, an expanded hands-on educational seminar lineup, and specials on hundreds of boats and marine accessories, the St. Louis Boat & Sportshow is the perfect place for boaters to dive into summer.
Capture a parade of boats cruising into America’s Center and Edward Jones Dome – hundreds of new boats from small fishing boats and pontoons to luxury cruisers and a 45-foot Iguana boat and dock inside the convention center.
Monday, February 24, 2014
Boat move-in: 7:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
*Photo opportunities available pre-show all day Monday and Tuesday; throughout the duration of the show February 26 – March 2, 2014.
America’s Center & Edward Jones Dome
701 Convention Center Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63101
Please coordinate with Elizabeth Mathews to get parking information at or 417-234-5534.
February 26 – March 2, 2014
Wednesday, February 26: 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Thursday, February 27: 2:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Friday, February 28: 12:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 1: 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Sunday, March 2: 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Adults (16 and older): $10
Youth (15 and under): Free
Progressive Customers: $8
2-Day Pass: $14
Pre-Show Discount: $8 for tickets purchased online in advance
Anchors and Ales walk-up ticket: $10 (with a paid adult admission at the door)
Anchors and Ales online ticket: $20 (includes admission to the show)
For more information, please visit Keep up with the show on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Official hashtag is #STLBoatShow.
Press Info:
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Contact: Maria Blevins 312.946.6231