Show Info/FAQ

Dates & Location

January, 2025

Kentucky Exposition Center

937 Phillips Ln
Louisville KY 40209


Wednesday 5pm - 9pm

Thursday 12pm - 9pm

Friday 12pm -9pm

Saturday 10am - 9pm

Sunday 10am - 5pm

Ticket Info

Adult (13 & Up)$12 online, $14 at the event site

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

Wednesday, January 24 - $5 after 5pm AND $6 parking! 

Thursday, January 25 - $5 after 5pm AND $6 parking! 

Thursday, January 25 ONLY- Active Military/Veteran are FREE. Thank you for your service!

Tickets are sold ONLINE, the box office will be open as well. 

! Please note that this is the only website authorized to sell genuine tickets for the Discover Boating Louisville Boat, RV & Sportshow. Beware of any other sellers or websites claiming to offer genuine tickets, as they are not authorized distributors. Tickets purchased on any other website are not valid for admission to this year’s show.


No, there are not additional fees for show features.
Yes, there are pre-show discounted tickets. Follow our Facebook and Instagram accounts and sign up for our newsletter for promotions throughout the year.
We do not provide childcare services.
No, wheelchair or scooter rentals are not available.
Yes, you can bring a backpack. No, we do not check backpacks/large bags.
Yes, you can bring a stroller to the show.
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.
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.
Yes; however, some exhibitors have special boarding rules. Please respect their requests.
Yes. Please remember that tickets are a single-day entry.
Printing your ticket before the show will save you time.
No, we do not have a coat check.
Yes, please find all features at
No, we do not have discounted or validated parking.
Yes, we take credit and debit cards onsite.
Please call 502.957.0471 or send an email to for assistance.
Yes, there is a food court with many choices.
Yes, the show is handicap accessible.
Yes, the show office in the South B Lobby, Room B106.
Please check with KEC (367-5000) during show hours. Shuttle buses are dependant on the number of events at the facility.
The Kentucky Expo Center has 19,000+ parking spaces, including handicapped parking. Parking is $12 for cars and $25 for buses. Save time—Click here to purchase in advance.
Guns are allowed at the Kentucky Expo Center.
There is no longer a Will Call onsite as all guest tickets are digital now. If you are receiving tickets from an exhibitor, the exhibitor will email them to you.

Show Contact


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.