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Winter boat show season kicks off this week in Chicago, Kansas City and Nashville

by National Marine Manufacturers Association 10 Jan 04:50 PST
Chicago Boat Show © George Burns

The 2020 Progressive Insurance Chicago Boat, RV & Sail Show, Progressive Insurance Kansas City Boat & Sportshow, and Progressive Insurance Nashville Boat Show run through Sunday, the first of NMMA's 16 winter boat and sportshows to kick off a big selling season for NMMA members and the industry nationwide.

Yesterday, the Progressive® Insurance Chicago Boat, RV & Sail Show® opened in McCormick Place. In its 90th year, the show will feature more than 600 power and sailboats and nearly 100 RVs. In addition to the array of this year's most innovative boats and products, the show is also launching the new interactive hub, the Discover Boating Experience (DBX). An area where guests can mingle, relax and enjoy short form seminars from experts about a variety of boating topics, DBX will also be a part of five other NMMA winter shows.

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