Restoring a 60-year midwinter tradition: Progressive® Insurance Louisville Boat, RV & Sportshow, presented by Discover Boating, is Back


LOUISVILLE, Ky. (December 7, 2021) – The region’s outdoor, camping and boating community can once again come together to see, try and learn about the outdoor and on-water lifestyle – as the Progressive® Insurance Louisville Boat, RV & Sportshow, presented by Discover Boating, returns to the Kentucky Exposition Center January 26 through 30, 2022. The much-anticipated midwinter event has been around for more than 60 years. Tickets are now available for the multi-day event where attendees can browse, board, order, and purchase from among the newest-model RVs, boats and on-water and sporting accessories, while they enjoy family-friendly activities and jumpstart next summer’s outdoor adventures.

WHEN: January 26 - 30, 2022

  • Wednesday, January 26 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Thursday, January 27 from noon to 9 p.m.
  • Friday, January 28 from noon to 9 p.m.
  • Saturday, January 29 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Sunday, January 30 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

WHERE: Kentucky Exposition Center South Wings A, B & C 937 Phillips Lane Louisville, KY 40209

TICKETS: Admission is $12 at the box office or save $2 by ordering tickets for just $10 online at

  • FREE for children 12 and under
  • FREE for active military with military ID

MORE: The 2022 Progressive® Insurance Louisville Boat, RV & Sportshow will feature multiple brands and dealers of boats, RVs and other outdoor sporting equipment and accessories. The show also features a number of educational or interactive attractions:

  • U.S. Power Squadrons® Boating Skills Virtual Trainer – boating simulator with real steering wheel and Mercury throttle to provide hands-on training in docking, pivot turns, stopping and more;
  • Seminars for all levels of boating experience hosted by America’s Boating Club, U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary and Louisville Metro Police River Patrol;
  • Four Roses Bourbon Lounge – featuring tastings of Four Roses’ award-winning family of bourbons plus a signature cocktail;
  • Kids’ Trout Pond – have the camera ready to capture “the big one” at this catch-and-release fishing pond to introduce little anglers to the sport of fishing;
  • Kids’ Bear Cave Fun Zone, hosted by Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ Camp Resort – join Yogi Bear and friends for games, campfire songs, hugs and autographs.

To learn more about the show, view the show schedule, and purchase tickets, visit

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