Why Exhibit

The Progressive® Insurance Chicago Boat, RV & Sail Show—Your customers will be here. Will you?

 Wondering how to best market your company and products in today's economy? Wondering where your next sale is coming from? We can help!

Exhibiting at the Progressive® Insurance Chicago Boat Show® is a cost-effective way to promote your products and services. In the measurements that matter — attendee quality, marketing, media attention and boat sales — the Chicago Boat Show delivers results that produce immediate sales and quality leads for future sales. Don't miss this opportunity to leverage our expertise to increase the return on your marketing efforts.


  • The Show offers a once-a-year opportunity to connect with serious buyers.62% of attendees own a boat and 28% have an average household income of $151K or greater!
  • No other event in the Midwest puts you face-to-face with so many highly qualified attendees. Nearly 50,000 people attend each year.
  • It’s the largest boat show in the Chicagoland area and the longest running show.
  • For more than 85 years, it has been a favorite with pleasure boaters, RV, and water sports enthusiasts.
  • An ideal location offers companies of every size optimal selling space, integrated into one easy-to-navigate and easy-to-shop show. You choose the space size that suits you.

You can’t afford not to exhibit at the Progressive Insurance Chicago Boat, RV & Sail Show.