Ottawa Region’s Largest Boat Show Takes Over EY Centre This February


OTTAWA, ON – The largest boat show in the Ottawa region, the Ottawa Boat Show, is sailing into the EY Centre February 22-25 with hundreds of exhibitors and a jam-packed schedule of features in tow.

The annual event showcases a massive selection of watercraft including cruisers, roundabouts, fishing boats, inflatables, personal watercrafts and much more, from over 20 leading dealers & manufacturers.

Tickets are now available for the show: Adult passes are $15.00 a day or $25.00 for the weekend, with special pricing for families, juniors and seniors. Click to purchase tickets conveniently online.

Some of the many exciting features new & returning this year:

  • LIVE Megatank and Fishing Stage – highlighting exhibitors with products and services for the recreational fishing enthusiast, along with educational seminars, appearances by industry celebrities, and interactive activities. An all-star lineup has been confirmed for live demonstrations all weekend including: Big Jim McLaughlin, JP DeRose, David Chong, Charles Sim, Lawrence Gunther and more. Bios available here.
  • Tall Ship Olympics – Hosted by Tallships Adventures, attendees can try their hand at a knot tying challenge, heaving line toss, a buoyage game and other nautical challenges.
  • New to Boating? Be sure to check out the Discover Boating and Boating Ontario
  • Family Day presented by Pirate Cove Marina and Water Safety Day presented by Ontario Power Generation.

Featuring the top brands in the business, the Ottawa Boat Show brings together the best selection of boats, docks, marine accessories, insurance, water toys, kayaks, canoes, paddle boards and more with the convenience of finding everything under one roof at the EY Centre. The show is newly produced by Master Promotions Ltd., Canada’s largest trade show and consumer event management company.

For complete details, visit the show’s website at and connect with the show on Facebook and Twitter.


Thursday, February 22 from 11:00am to 7:00pm
Friday, February 23 from 11:00am to 7:00pm
Saturday, February 24 from 9:00am to 7:00pm
Sunday, February 25 from 10:00am to 5:00pm

EY Centre
4899 Uplands Drive
Ottawa, ON


Scott Sprague, Show Manager
Master Promotions Ltd.
Phone: 902-468-4999
Toll free: 1-888-454-7469

Moira Pellerine, Marketing & Operations Manager
Master Promotions Ltd.
Phone: 902-468-4999
Toll free : 1-888-454-7469