Making Waves: Ottawa Set to Welcome 2018 Edition of the Region’s Largest Boat Show


OTTAWA, ON –  The Greater Ottawa Region’s largest boat show sets sail this winter! The 2018 edition of the Ottawa Boat Show takes place February 22nd through 25th at the EY Centre.

At the show, visitors will find cruisers, roundabouts, fishing boats, inflatables, personal watercrafts and so much more,  from the region’s leading dealers & manufacturers, including:

  • AIM Marine Inc.
  • Andre Lalonde Marine
  • The Boat Warehouse
  • BRP
  • Chartrand Marine & Recreatif
  • DM Boat Sales
  • George’s Marine
  • Hurst Marina
  • John’s Marina
  • Kanata Honda
  • Laurentian Marine Sales
  • Legend Boats
  • Len’s Cove Marina
  • Loiselle Sports
  • Mike’s Marine
  • Orlean’s Boat Word
  • Perth Powersports
  • Pirate Cove Marina
  • Ranger Tugs
  • Rideau Ferry Marine
  • Smoker Craft
  • Yamaha Motors Canada
  • and more to be confirmed!


“This show lets visitors discover all the ways they could be spending time on the region’s many waterways,” said Scott Sprague, Show Manager. “There’s no better way to shop for a new boat. Visitors can connect with dealers from throughout the Ottawa Region, compare makes and models, secure financing and insurance, and check out tons of boating accessories.”

ALL NEW for 2018: the Let’s Go Fishing feature – highlighting exhibitors with products and services for the recreational fishing enthusiast, along with educational seminars, appearances by industry celebrities, and interactive activities. The feature will include the CSFL Mega Fish Tank with live demos all weekend long! An all-star lineup has been confirmed including: Big Jim McLaughlin, JP DeRose, David Chong, Charles Sim, Lawrence Gunther and more to be announced.

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 annual event is the largest boat show in the Ottawa Region, featuring an impressive array of boats, along with the products and services that go with them. Stay tuned for ticketing information.




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


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


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