With over 700,000 square feet all things outdoor, there is something for everyone at the 62nd Annual Indianapolis Boat, Sport and Travel Show. From RV’s to ATV’s, fishing to hunting, you do not want to miss this 10-day event!
The show starts February 19th and ends February 28, 2016. It is held at the Indiana State Fair Grounds, 1202 E 38th St., Indianapolis, IN 46205. The first weekend, February 19 – February 21, 2016 there are two additional shows within this show. The 25th Annual Indiana Motorcycle Expo as well as the first ever Great American Fly Fishing Expo. Closing weekend February 25 – 28, 2016 offers the 19th Annual Indiana Deer, Turkey and Waterfowl Expo once again.
Two buildings are dedicated just to RV’s. Living the RV lifestyle already, or ready to make that leap, you are certain to find something at the show! Boating is also a great family activity and with 180,000 square feet dedicated to boating, the most difficult part may be choosing which boat you want to take home!
Have you been wanting to plan that perfect fishing trip, family vacation or wilderness hunt? In the Travel & Tourism pavilion meet with actual owners or operators of lodges and resorts. Get a real perspective of what your trip will be like. At Tackle Town find all things fishing. Fishing gear and accessories, seminars on the latest tricks and techniques and a Kids Zone!
The 25th Annual Indiana Motorcycle Expo, the first weekend of the show, will bring motorcycle brands to one place for those that love to ride. Enter your bike in the Biker’s Showcase. Rules and Entry forms can be found online at www.indianamotorcycleexpo.com. The International Bikini Team, Abate Motorcycle Classes, and Tiny Tot riding experience are just a few other things that will be available. To see a full list of events, visit http://www.indianamotorcyleexpo.com.
The Great American Fly Fishing Expo will also be the first weekend of the show. Fly fishing seminars, a Kid’s Corner, travel destinations and all types of rods and reels will be available for your enjoyment. Check out the website http://www.greatflyfishingexpo.com for full details of this part of the show.
On the last weekend of the show, don’t miss the 19th Annual Indiana Deer, Turkey and Waterfowl Expo. For all avid hunters this is a must attend event! With education, seminars and demonstrations, your weekend is all set. For detailed information visit their website http://www.indianadeerandturkeyexpo.com.
With so many things being offered at the show, visit their website http://www.indianapolisboatsportandtravelshow.com for a complete list of activities and events. There are many speakers, exhibitions, seminars, and demonstrations that are being offered. You can download a program from their website as well as a map of where each exhibit is located.
Tickets can be purchased at the gate, at Marsh Supermarkets, or online. Prices are as follows: Adult (13 and older) $14, Senior (60 or older) $12, Child (age 6 to 12) $8.00. There is a $2 discount for an adult ticket if purchased in advance. Groups of 15 or more can purchase tickets in advance for $11 per adult and $7 for children (ages 6 to 12). Visit their website at http://www.indianapolisboatsportandtravelshow.com for additional savings on certain days.