March 6, 7, 8
Florida State Fairgrounds
Tampa Bay
Parking Subject to Fairgrounds Rates


Reach Tampa Bay Boating enthusiasts this fall at the Tampa Bay Boat Show presented by the Tampa Bay Times – Florida's premier newspaper. With a daily readership of more than 674,600, and Sunday readers numbering over 910,900 the market reach with the Tampa Bay Times will guarantee a crowd of boating enthusiasts.

To ensure the best possible attendance for this three-day event, we have designed a comprehensive promotional campaign that utilizes newspapers, radio, specialty publications, Internet and direct mail. You don't want to miss the hottest sales events of the year – the Tampa Bay Boat Show! For more information, contact your Account Executive or Dave LaBell, the Tampa Bay Times Event Marketing Manager, at 727-893-8523.

The Tampa Bay Boat Show has something for everyone! From a grand presentation to an exhibit booth, we have many options available. Make no mistake – this is a SALES event that will be marketed to thousands of boating enthusiasts in and around Tampa Bay. There will be no bikini contests, floating beer barges or festivals of food tents. This event is designed to showcase your business and your product and we've set the stage for your success! Please take a few minutes to review all the available opportunities; we're sure you'll find something that suits you and your business.

Tampa Bay Boat Show presented and produced by Tampa Bay Times


Meet, greet and sell from the comfort of a 10' x 10' exhibit booth inside. Your booth fee includes a skirted table, two chairs and signage. Electricity is also available. Exhibit booths will be positioned inside the massive expo hall. The cost for an exhibit booth is only $695. You may also wish to consider an upgrade to a corner booth for an additional $100.


The TAMPA BAY BOAT SHOW offers a wide variety of display and sales opportunities. See registration form for pricing and display options.

  • 490 First Avenue South
  • St. Petersburg, FL 33701
  • 727-893-8111