This boat show is the Windy City’s BIGGEST marine and outdoors sales event! If you love boating, RVing, OR sailing, this is YOUR show!
There’s no better place to see and buy: - Boats for every activity, lifestyle and budget - The latest in RVs, campers, fifth wheels, motorhomes, and trailers - Sailboats, sailing gear, rigging, and accessories - Marine engines, electronics, and accessories - Outdoor gear
There is an incredible line-up of family-friendly features, boating, sailing and RVing education and hands-on activities that make a day at the show fun for everyone! And the best part is, it's free for kids 15 and under! (More on those activities below)
At The Boat House, we are committed to providing a superior boating experience on and off the water by offering the best brands, service, and staff. We have an incredible lineup of boats coming to the show this year and we can’t wait to share our knowledge with you. This is your opportunity to climb inside and experience these incredible watercrafts first-hand.
Interested in the activities available? You can try out the sailing simulator or head to the PaddleFest Pool to experience the fun of stand up paddle boarding. Climb inside to take a spin—literally—in the Rockin’ Rollin’ Bubbles on the water. Kids can learn about how sailboats work as they explore the show in search of the simple machines used on sailboats by sailors to help move the sailboat through the water or to move items