Show Info/FAQ

Dates & Location

January 9-12, 2020

Music City Center

201 Fifth Avenue South
Nashville TN 37203

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THU 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM

FRI 12:00 PM - 9:00 PM

SAT 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM 

SUN 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Ticket Info

$12.00 Adults, 13 & Up

Save $2 on full price admission when you purchase tickets in advance online
Offer good through 1/9/2019 11:59 PM

Children 12 and younger - FREE (when accompanied by a paid adult)

 Active Military: FREE Just show your active military ID at the Box Office onsite for FREE admission!

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Are dogs/pets allowed?
Due to health and safety regulations, pets (including pets that fit in a carry bag)/stroller are not allowed at NMMA Boat Shows, except for service dogs.
Are there additional fees for show features?
No, there are no additional fees.
Are there childcare services?
No, we do not offer this service.
Are there wheelchairs or scooters I can rent?
There are not any wheelchair or scooter rentals available.
Can I bring a back pack? Do you check backpacks/large bags?
Yes, you can bring a backpack. No, we do not check backpacks/large bags.
Can I bring a stroller?
Can I come back the same day? Can I come back tomorrow with the wristband?
Attendees are allowed to return the same day., but must get a wristband or hand stamp. However, another ticket is required to enter on another day.
Can I get on the boats?
Yes; however, some exhibitors has special boarding rules. Please respect their requests.
Can I gift my ticket to someone else, even if it has my name on it?
Do I have to print out my ticket before I get to the show?
Yes, it will save you time.
Do you have a Coat Check? Can I leave my luggage at the coat check?
No, there is not a coat check.
Do you have kid activities?
Yes, all features can be found at
Do you offer discounted or validated parking?
Do you take credit and debit cards at the show’s onsite box office?
How do I get to the show?
Directions to the show can be found at
Is food available at the show?
There is food available at the show, but is limited.
Is the show handicap accessible?
Is there a lost and found?
Yes, Show Office in the C Lobby.
Is there a shuttle bus from Parking/Train?
Where is parking available? Is there handicapped parking?
Parking availabity can be found at Music City Center Parking or Additional Parking Information. Handicapped parking is also available.
Where is Will Call (ticket drop-off and pick-up) located?
Registration - Will Call, located in the C Lobby.

Your outdoor adventures begin…Enjoy four days of boating & outdoor fun!

See what’s new NOW! There’s no better place to see and buy boats, gear and accessories. This 4-day event packs the Music City Center with everything you need for a summer full of boating and fishing fun! Shop the area’s best selection of new boats and browse booths showcasing the latest in marine gear, motors, electronics, tackle and accessories. Visit charter companies and resorts to book you next vacation, too. And there’s no better time to buy! It’s your once-a-year chance to compare makes and models, secure insurance and financing and gear up with the latest accessories all at one time!

Ticket Terms & Conditions

This ticket is a revocable license to attend the event listed (the “Event”). By using this ticket, you, on behalf of yourself and any minor(s) accompanying you (collectively, “you”), agree to all of the terms below.

Breach of this license, failure to comply with Event rules, or any refund of the ticket price terminates any rights that you may have; and, renders use of the ticket illegal and unauthorized for any purpose. NMMA reserves the right to refuse admission to or eject any person for the reasons above or for conduct it deems disorderly, obnoxious or unbecoming.

You grant permission to NMMA (and its designees) to utilize your image, likeness, actions and statements in any live or recorded audio, video, or photographic display or other transmission, exhibition, publication or reproduction made of, or at, the Event in any medium and for any purpose, including commercial or promotional purposes, without further authorization or compensation.

YOU VOLUNTARILY ASSUME ALL RISK AND DANGER of personal injury (including death and drowning) and all hazards arising from, or related in any way to, the Event, whether occurring prior to, during, or after the Event, howsoever caused and whether by negligence or otherwise.