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GO to the 2024 Toronto Boat Show!

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GO to the 2024 Toronto Boat Show!

GO to the 2024 Toronto Boat Show!

Published: Dec 6, 2023

Celebrate the 66th year of North America’s Largest Indoor Boat Show!

The Toronto International Boat Show is happening from Jan 19 - 28, and it is THE boating event of the year! Sure, right now, the snow is still falling, but before you know it, the lakes will be calling. Be ready for boating season by getting all the best advice and information from the experts.

The 2024 Toronto Boat Show is the best place to see boats and the best place to buy them. And GO Transit is the best way to get there! It’s located just steps from Exhibition GO Station, and GO Combo Tickets include your Toronto Boat Show admission + your round-trip GO transportation — all for one affordable price.

So whether you’re looking for a new boat or deciding on the right upgrades and accessories for your current boat, the Toronto International Boat Show is the place to GO!

Get Your 2024 Toronto Boat Show Tickets

Toronto Boat Show

General admission tickets to the 2024 Toronto Boat Show are valid for any one or two days from Jan 20 - 28. It’s important to know that you cannot use these tickets for admission on Friday, January 19.

  • Adult 1-Day Admission (ages 17+) - $25
  • Adult 2-Day Admission (ages 17+) - $33
  • Senior 1-Day Admission (ages 65+) - $22
  • Senior 2-Day Admission (ages 65+) - $30

Kids ages 16 and under can attend the 2024 Toronto Boat Show for free! No ticket is required. And, don’t forget that kids ages 12 and under always ride free on GO Transit, and teens can save 40% on GO with the PRESTO Youth Discount, so planning a family outing is extra affordable!

First Look Friday 

Do you want to be among the first people to check out what’s new and exciting in the world of boating? Friday, January 19 is First Look Friday at the 2024 Toronto Boat Show, and it’s a preview day for marine trade, media and the public. You’ll have a chance to scope out the show before anyone else!

If you’re planning to attend the show on First Look Friday, be sure to purchase those specific tickets. Regular 1-Day and 2-Day show tickets are not valid on First Look Friday.

  • First Look Friday Adult 1-Day Admission (ages 17+) - $40

Get the Best Deal on Admission + Transportation with a GO Combo Ticket

When you go to the Toronto International Boat Show, you want to spend your day thinking about boating — not the hassles and headaches of driving and parking cars. A GO train ride to the Boat Show is as relaxing as an afternoon on the water. 

Your wallet will relax, too, because you can save on your GO fare when you purchase a GO Combo Ticket that includes return transportation on GO Transit from any GO Station to Exhibition GO Station and General Admission to the 2024 Toronto Boat Show.

  • Valid Jan 20 - 28:
    • Adult 1-Day Admission (ages 17+) + GO Transit Combo Ticket - $30
    • Adult 2-Day Admission (ages 17+) + GO Transit Combo Ticket - $48
    • Senior 1-Day Admission (ages 65+) + GO Transit Combo Ticket - $27
    • Senior 2-Day Admission (ages 65+) + GO Transit Combo Ticket - $45
  • Valid for First Look Friday:
    • Adult 1-Day Admission (ages 17+) + GO Transit Combo Ticket - $45
Get Your GO Transit Combo Ticket Now!

Save on Toronto Boat Show Tickets with PRESTO Perks

Do you live close enough to walk to the Enercare Centre? Even if you’re not planning to purchase a GO Transit Combo Ticket, you can still take advantage of savings on 2024 Toronto Boat Show Tickets with your PRESTO card!

Buy your ticket at the box office and you’ll save 20% off General Admission when you show your PRESTO card. With PRESTO Perks, you can enjoy savings on all kinds of events and attractions in and around Toronto.

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Where is the 2024 Toronto Boat Show?

Image is of Exhibition station platform.

The 2024 Toronto Boat Show is conveniently located at the Enercare Centre at 100 Princes’ Blvd at Exhibition Place.

Getting to the Toronto Boat Show with GO Transit

It’s so easy to get to the Toronto Boat Show with GO Transit! The Enercare Centre is just a quick walk from Exhibition GO Station via Nova Scotia Ave. Skip the downtown traffic and pricey parking and use GO Transit for convenient and affordable travel to the 2024 Toronto Boat Show!

Things to Do at the 2024 Toronto Boat Show

With over 450 exhibitors confirmed to date, you’ll have a lot to see and do at the 2024 Toronto Boat Show!

Try Out the World’s Largest Indoor Lake

Boating in Canada in January? You bet! Enjoy FREE boat rides in a canoe, kayak, or pedal boat on this amazing indoor lake. You can also sign up for wakeboard and waterski lessons!

Watch the Indoor Wakeboard Canadian Championship

See Canada’s best men and women wakeboarders compete for a cash prize!

Learn About Brand-New Boating Products

Many vendors choose to launch their new products at the Toronto International Boat Show. You could be the first on your lake to own the very latest gear! 

Talk to the Experts

Do you have questions about boat safety, fishing, products, or anything else boat-related? The 2024 Toronto Boat Show is where you’ll find all the experts in one place.

Attend a Free Seminar

You’ll find hourly seminars taking place on the Boat Show stages, with topics to motivate and educate you in all areas of the boating lifestyle. 

Tips for Visiting the 2024 Toronto Boat Show

Make the most of your time at the 2024 Toronto Boat Show with these helpful tips:

  • Check the Boat Show hours for the day you plan to attend.
    • Friday Jan 19 (First Look Friday): 1 pm - 7 pm
    • Weekdays (Jan 22 - 26): 11 am - 7 pm
    • Saturdays (Jan 20 & 27): 10 am - 6 pm
    • Sunday Jan 21: 10 am - 6 pm
    • Sunday Jan 28: 10 am - 5 pm
  • A limited number of wheelchairs and electric scooters are available to rent at the Boat Show. If you have accessibility needs, it’s best to call and reserve your electric scooter in advance.
  • Download the Show Map beforehand, so you can plan your day and make sure not to miss any of your must-see exhibitors.
  • Use the Boat Finder to pre-shop the show. You can search for brands, see pricing, and schedule appointments with dealers during the show. 
  • Join the Captain’s Club and receive all the latest information about the Boat Show first via their email newsletter. 
  • Make your travel to the 2024 Toronto Boat Show easy and affordable by taking GO Transit, and use the convenience of a GO Transit Combo Ticket to get your Toronto Boat Show Admission + round-trip GO fare bundled for extra savings.
  • Check your GO schedule before you leave home, and make sure you’re aware of any service updates.
  • Have fun!
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