Discover Boating New York Boat Show

Javits Center

The Discover Boating New York Boat Show, in partnership with Progressive® Insurance, docks at the Javits Center January 25-29, 2023, inviting boaters and newcomers alike to escape the cold and plunge into summer fun. Experience the best of the boat life with cooking and cocktail demos by award-winning chefs and cocktail experts, a new indoor paddle sports pool, and the biggest selection of new boats and marine gear in the tri-state area.

With more than 800,000 first-time boat buyers taking to the water in the past two years, the Discover Boating New York Boat Show is ready to welcome thousands of water lovers to dive into the boat life and make it their own – whether they choose to rent, share, own, or just kick back and enjoy the boating fun.


• NEW! Discover Boating Beach Club – The #1 destination for the ultimate in summer vibes, on-water thrills, expert chef, cocktail & mocktail demos, and various events and parties throughout the five days of the boat show…all surrounded by hundreds of the newest boats and marine innovations on the market today. Beach Club highlights:

o Learn how to make the best island punch and inspired dishes with award-winning chefs and local cocktail experts on the #BoatAppetit mainstage.

o Get on the water in the dead of winter to try a variety of paddle sports, plus daily kayak and paddleboard demos from the experts at the new paddle sports pool.

o Strike a pose at the boating photo & video booth (we'll even provide the wind in your hair)!

o Kick back and enjoy live DJ sets, the best boating cocktails, beach games and more.

• See & shop hundreds of boats from center consoles and yachts, to personal watercraft and family cruisers. The boat show is the perfect opportunity to browse, compare and place orders for your first or next boat, plus gear up for boating season with sales on the newest boating accessories, marine electronics, and on-the-water must-haves.