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ProgressiveĀ® Insurance Kansas City Boat & Sportshow Returns to Bartle Hall January 19-22, 2017

The regionā€™s largest indoor boat & sportshow features hundreds of boats on display, plus interactive entertainment and educational seminars for all ages!

11/3/2016 12:00:00 AM

 Event Calendar Listing


Press Contact: Jamie Born


The Progressive® Insurance Kansas City Boat & Sportshow is returning to H. Roe Bartle Hall January 19-22, 2017. Hundreds of the latest model boats, marine products and outdoor accessories will be on display to view, board and shop. This year’s show also features plenty of hands-on interactive & educational activities for all ages.
New this year, show visitors can Zipline across the show floor andsample a variety of unique eats from the KC Food Truck Mafia, which will have different food trucks on-site daily throughout the show.  Also new this year, attendees can try their hand at virtually docking a boat and tying a knot, or increase their nautical know-how at educational seminars led by instructors from the Annapolis School of Seamanship at the Progressive® Insurance Boat School.
Attendees interested in sharpening their fishing or outdoor IQ can choose from a sampling of educational seminars led by the area’s leading fishing and outdoor experts; those who are more the DIY typewill enjoy seminars at Fred's Shed Interactive Learning Center on maintaining and repairing a boat, and young attendees will enjoy fishing for trout at the Willow Creek Trout Pond, plus much more!
Thursday, January 19 Sunday, January 22, 2017
Thursday: 2:00pm–9:00pm
Friday: 12:00pm–9:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am–9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am–5:00pm
H. Roe Bartle Hall
301  W. 13th Street
Kansas City, MO 64105
$12.00 for adults
FREE for Children 15 years and under
NOTE: Advance tickets are available to purchase online in early December here.
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About Progressive Insurance® Kansas City Boat & Sportshow®
The Progressive Insurance Kansas City Boat & Sportshow is produced by the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA), the world’s largest producer of boat shows and the leading association representing the recreational boating industry. NMMA member companies produce more than 80 percent of the boats, engines, trailers, accessories and gear used by boaters and anglers throughout the U.S. and Canada. The association is dedicated to industry growth through programs in public policy advocacy, market statistics and research, product quality assurance and promotion of the boating lifestyle. For more information, visit
About Progressive: The Progressive Group of Insurance Companies makes it easy to understand, buy and use auto insurance. Progressive offers choices so consumers can reach it whenever, wherever and however it's most convenient—online at, by phone at 1-800-PROGRESSIVE, on a mobile device or in-person with a local agent.
Progressive provides insurance for personal and commercial autos and trucks, motorcycles, boats, recreational vehicles, and homes. Home insurance is underwritten by select carriers, including American Strategic Insurance Corp. and subsidiaries (ASI), our majority owned subsidiaries.
Progressive is the fourth largest auto insurer in the country; a leading seller of motorcycle and commercial auto insurance; and through ASI, one of the top 20 homeowners carriers. Progressive also offers car insurance online in Australia at
Founded in 1937, Progressive continues its long history of offering shopping tools and services that save customers time and money, like Name Your Price®Snapshot®, and Service Centers.
The Common Shares of The Progressive Corporation, the Mayfield Village, Ohio-based holding company, trade publicly at NYSE:PGR.
To learn more about Progressive Boat Insurance, which insures more than one million watercrafts, contact Julie Kolencik at, (440) 395-2019.           



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